Finance & Accounting New York, New York


Description

SiriusXM and Pandora have joined together to create the leading audio entertainment company in the U.S. Together, we are uniquely positioned to lead a new era of audio entertainment by delivering the most compelling subscription and ad-supported audio experiences to millions of listeners -- in the car, at home and on the go. Our talent, content, technology and innovation continue to be at the forefront, and we want you to be a part of it! Check out our current openings below and at www.siriusxm.com/careers.


Position Summary:

SiriusXM is seeking an experienced candidate to join the ranks of the Subscriber Reporting and Analysis team.  The main analytical focus of the position will be on our growing standalone streaming line of business, with responsibilities generally encompassed by 1) developing and maintaining fully-integrated financial models illustrating short- and long-term forecasts and performance metrics, 2) ensuring reporting and forecasting accurately identifies trends and future opportunities, and 3) providing thought leadership on subscriber initiatives and reporting tools.  The person in this position will also have ownership of subscriber forecasting consolidation models and be a key team member in updating / improving / maintaining these models to provide forecasts to senior management.  Additionally, they will be responsible for cultivating relationships with numerous internal clients through consistent interaction and sharing of best practices, as well as being able to work with little or no direction and managing multiple projects in parallel.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide recommendations and drive meaningful change in the way the enterprise reads and interprets results
  • Manage relationship with IT to build, test and validate reporting infrastructures and tool sets for all customer and subscriber metrics
  • Clearly and concisely communicate logic and findings to Senior Management
  • Create actionable reports for internal clients to help address business needs
  • Responsible for updating the comprehensive subscriber financial model used for monthly, quarterly and annual forecasting, reporting and long range planning
  • Actualize the model each month, prepare meaningful monthly and quarterly variance analysis
  • Work with cross-functional team to update commentary for Sr. Management presentations, including board of directors materials
  • Produce key daily / weekly / monthly subscriber reporting, including meaningful analysis
  • Respond to multiple ad-hoc requests for information from different user groups
  • Contribute to multiple cross-functional teams to ensure proper understanding of all metrics, reports and analyses
  • Develop point-of-view on external interpretation of results and response

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in finance, business, economics or related field
  • 4+ years analytical business experience including forecasting, reporting and financial modeling
  • Experience in a subscription-based business preferred but not required

Requirements and General Skills:

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Expert proficiency with Microsoft Excel
  • Work experience must demonstrate strong communication skills and an ability to develop strong relationships and partnerships with internal clients
  • Must have a track record of aligning activities with business strategies and measuring impact on business results
  • Must have experience working cross-functionally, successfully influencing others and implementing new strategies
  • Must be capable of contributing expertise and leading efforts to use historical data to forecast future trends in customer/subscriber patterns
  • Experience in turning vague ‘30k-foot high’ questions into tangible and actionable recommendations
  • Demonstrated ability to build consensus on findings/results
  • Ability to interact independently with various user groups under minimal supervision
  • Self-starter with initiative and desire to take ownership of responsibilities
  • Excellent written and presentation skills

Technical Skills:

  • Working knowledge of SQL, SAS, R, Python and/or other database systems preferred
  • Working knowledge of Hyperion Essbase, Cognos preferred
  • Working knowledge of Tableau preferred

Our goal at SiriusXM+Pandora is to provide and maintain a work environment that fosters mutual respect, professionalism and cooperation. SiriusXM+Pandora is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, creed, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, alienage or citizenship status, age, disability or handicap, sex, gender identity, marital status, familial status, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.

The requirements and duties described above may be modified or waived by the Company in its sole discretion without notice.