Associate, Production Finance - Animation

Netflix, Los Angeles, California

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Our members love content. In 2018, Netflix will spend billions of dollars on acquiring and producing content around the world in every window for every taste -- from brand new, never-before-seen Originals to timeless classics that are watched over and over again. In order to build the best service in the world, we look for the best and brightest to drive the analytics behind our strategic business decisions. Netflix operates a financially complex business and believes that it derives a significant competitive advantage from the highly analytical approach it takes to managing the company.

This Production Finance Associate position will be based in our Hollywood office and will partner with the Netflix Production Finance Animation team on managing our self produced and partner produced Animation slate.

Primary responsibilities:

  • Work closely and collaboratively with numerous other Netflix teams including content planning, production, business affairs, post production, creative, tax and content accounting.
  • Collaboration with Production Accountants and production services companies and Producers
  • Process show fundings and talent payments in accordance with deals and schedules
  • Track show fundings and schedules and update cash forecasts accordingly
  • Track budget drafts and notes
  • Ensure production cost reports are submitted timely
  • Onboard and offboard Production Accountants and production services company accounting teams to Netflix policies and procedures
  • Update show related information in Netflix systems
  • Assist with auditing select production accounts payable, journal entry, and payroll records
  • Ad hoc projects and analysis as needed


  • Must possess a high level of intellectual curiosity with a focus on generating results
  • Must thrive in a fast-paced and challenging environment
  • Must be self-motivated, disciplined, highly organized and able to prioritize multiple tasks
  • Must exhibit the highest personal and professional standards of integrity and ethics
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong excel or google sheets skills
  • An Assistant Production Accounting background is ideal
  • A degree in accounting or finance is preferred

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