Career Opportunity: Analyst in New York City

Posted by Steve Flynn on 9/12/16 7:38 AM

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Our client is seeking an Analyst for its team in the New York City area. 
The Analyst will work as a member of the team to assist in the management of existing film portfolio investments. The Analyst will be primarily responsible for asset management-related tasks, including building and maintaining financial, historical and projection models and maintaining detailed internal reporting templates and credit files. 
If you are interested in applying for the position, you can apply to job #226 on our careers website.

Essential Functions:

  • Assist in managing existing film portfolio investments, with a strong emphasis on advanced excel modeling and ad hoc data analyses
  • Populate financial models with detailed historical statements and projections on a real-time basis
  • Create and maintain reporting materials (including. investment update memos and exhibits); provide detailed investment updates to portfolio manager on a real-time basis
  • Conduct investment returns and valuation analyses
  • Maintain up-to-date and seamless file structure with relevant documentation

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Advanced understanding of financial statements and accounting (prior film accounting experience preferred)
  • Advanced ability in Excel modeling; ability to perform ad hoc excel-based analyses
  • Organized, thoughtful and immensely detail-oriented
  • Exceptional academic achievement
  • Strong interpersonal skills to interact effectively with colleagues and clients
  • Ability and desire to work in a fast-paced, flat organizational structure


  • Bachelor’s Degree required
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Economics or related business field preferred
  • Other Bachelor’s degrees combined with prior film experience also a plus


  • 1-3 years of experience in corporate finance, fixed income or leveraged finance at an investment bank, hedge fund, or private equity firm required
  • Prior experience in film financing preferred
  • Prior experience in valuation analysis, credit analysis and equity/credit legal documentation a strong plus

Other Skills:

  • Proficiency in Word, Outlook, and PowerPoint (Microsoft Office Suite)
  • Strong Excel skills required with knowledge of advanced Excel formulas

Work Environment:

  • This job operates in a professional office environment
  • Generally requires long work hours – 50 hours per week

Travel Requirements:

  • Position does not require frequent travel

Desired Organization Competencies:

  • Accountability - Demonstrates a commitment to and responsibility for accomplishing individual, team and business objectives
  • Drive - Consistently achieves challenging goals/objectives, and demonstrates an ability to create value and maximize results
  • Planning- Identifies business needs, problems and risks proactively, and develops well founded plans that specify strategies, actions/solutions, risk mitigants and desired results
  • Critical Thinking / Judgment - Commits to an action after developing alternative solutions that are based on logical assumptions and factual information and that take into consideration resources risks and organizational values
  • Adaptability - Exhibits the capacity to successfully change and evolve one’s actions, opinions and behavior as a result of changing priorities or environment
  • Communication Skills - Proactively communicates in the appropriate medium with clarity and focus at the right level to ensure delivery has the appropriate impact
  • Influential Leadership - Leads with confidence and conviction, and is able to establish credibility, trust, and respect among team members
  • Team Work - Fosters collaboration among team members and business partners, and uses capabilities to achieve team goals

Preferred Degrees
Bachelor of Science,
Bachelor of Arts,
Bachelor of Business Administration

Preferred Certifications
Not Applicable

Preferred Work Status
U.S. Citizen,
U.S. Permanent Resident (Green Card Holder)

Willingness to Travel

Carried Interest

Stock Options

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