Financial Analyst, Little Tiger

New York, United States
Competitive salary
16 Sep 2020
17 Sep 2020
Random House Children's Books is seeking a Financial Analyst to join their team! Working on the Little Tiger business, this position will assist with the timely and accurate compilation and distribution of the annual budgets, quarterly re-forecasts, and monthly actual reporting.

In this role, you will have the following responsibilities:
  • Perform financial forecasting, reporting and operational metrics tracking
  • Analyze financial data and create models for decision making
  • Create reports on financial performance for monthly leadership reviews
  • Analyze past results and perform variance analysis and make improvement recommendations
  • Work closely with accounting team to ensure accurate financial reporting
  • Work closely with production departments on estimating and printer selections
  • Evaluate financial performance by comparing and assessing actual results with plans

  • Please apply if you meet the below requirements:

    • 4 year college degree in business, preferably in Finance or Accounting, or equivalent work experience
    • Prior financial or accounting experience
    • Working knowledge of accounting principles
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Superb attention to detail
    • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to multitask, prioritize, and manage time effectively
    • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel (including vlookups and pivot tables)
    • Proficiency with Microsoft Access & SAP strongly preferred
    • Working knowledge of Hyperion, Business Objects, and SQL strongly preferred
    • Prior work experiences within book publishing or media is a plus

    Penguin Random House is the leading adult and children's publishing house in North America, the United Kingdom and many other regions around the world. In publishing the best books in every genre and subject for all ages, we are committed to quality, excellence in execution, and innovation throughout the entire publishing process: editorial, design, marketing, publicity, sales, production, and distribution. Our vibrant and diverse international community of nearly 250 publishing brands and imprints include Ballantine Bantam Dell, Berkley, Clarkson Potter, Crown, DK, Doubleday, Dutton, Grosset & Dunlap, Little Golden Books, Knopf, Modern Library, Pantheon, Penguin Books, Penguin Press, Penguin Random House Audio, Penguin Young Readers, Portfolio, Puffin, Putnam, Random House, Random House Children's Books, Riverhead, Ten Speed Press, Viking, and Vintage, among others. More information can be found at

    Penguin Random House values the array of talents and perspectives that a diverse workforce brings. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.





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