The Senior Business Manager prepares Meredith Xcelerated Marketing monthly profit flash and forecast, budgets, various financial analyses, and other financial reports in accordance with accounting principles, practices and procedures as established by the Corporation and Publishing Group. This position prepares and facilitates project and client profitability reporting, in addition to project pricing. The Senior Business Manager assists with client invoicing; maintains integrity of Projects and Time and Labor data, and assists with contract review.
55% - Coordinates with multiple business contacts in order to accurately budget, flash, forecast, and report on financial results. Assists with AP, client billing, contract/agreement review, projects, etc.
25% - Calculates, analyzes and reports on operating profit of individual clients and projects. Establishes billable rates and assist determining optimal staffing requirements.
20% - Responsible for various financial analyses, project pricing, and special projects
All must be met to be considered.
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance, or equivalent training and/or experience. CPA preferred.
Five years experience in financial analysis and accounting.
Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Thorough knowledge of PC spreadsheet applications (Excel); preferred knowledge of Oracle.
Good analytical and problem-solving skills.
Good verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to interact effectively with all levels of management.
Ability to set priorities and meet deadlines.
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