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Manager, Production Finance - Series Production Budgeting

Netflix, Los Angeles, California

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Netflix is the world's leading internet entertainment service with over 130 million paid memberships in over 190 countries enjoying TV series, documentaries and feature films across a wide variety of genres and languages. Members can watch as much as they want, anytime, anywhere, on any internet-connected screen. Members can play, pause and resume watching, all without commercials or commitments.

The Manager of Production Finance for Series Production Budgeting will be instrumental in implementing the production finance goals of the Originals Series team.  The goals include providing accurate and complete production budgets and partnering with the senior creative, business and production team leaders to ensure the investment has been well vetted and is supported by a clear creative vision and an executable production plan.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare production budgets for our Original half hour and one hour episodic series for multiple geographic locations
  • Maintain a database of “template” budgets as the starting point for self produced series
  • Review production budgets prepared by Studios, producing partners and show accountants for our licensed original series
  • Keep abreast of current and changing industry trends, evolving technologies, production incentives and changes in crew capacity and infrastructure support in the main worldwide production centers
  • Work with our internal Financial Applications team to improve and streamline the budgeting process

Requirements:

  • Candidates must have 10+ years in scripted television production accounting
  • Candidates must have 5+ years working as a Lead Production Accountant on local and distant location major studio size productions
  • Broad understanding of production incentives
  • Solid understanding of payroll process, union labor agreements and tax requirements
  • Complete understanding of P2P process and tax requirements
  • Expert skill level of Movie Magic Budgeting
  • Solution focused
  • Ability to understand and articulate issues using creative, production or financial context

About Netflix

Netflix is the world’s leading Internet television network with over 100 million members in over 190 countries enjoying more than 125 million hours of TV shows and movies per day, including original series, documentaries and feature films. Members can watch as much as they want, anytime, anywhere, on nearly any Internet-connected screen. Members can play, pause and resume watching, all without commercials or commitments.

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