Finance Manager - Circulation Data at Dow Jones & Co.

Posted in Other 9 days ago.

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Location: New York, New York

Job Description:


Dow Jones & Co.

Dow Jones is a global provider of news and business information, delivering content to consumers and organizations around the world across multiple formats, including print, digital, mobile and live events. Dow Jones has produced unrivaled quality content for more than 125 years and today has one of the world's largest news gathering operations globally. It produces leading publications and products including the flagship Wall Street Journal, America's largest newspaper by paid circulation; Factiva, Barron's, MarketWatch, Financial News, DJX, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, Dow Jones Newswires, and Dow Jones VentureSource.Dow Jones is a division of News Corp (NASDAQ: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV).

Dow Jones, Making Careers Newsworthy

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. EEO/AA/M/F/Disabled/Vets.

Dow Jones is committed to providing reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities, in our job application and/or interview process. If you need assistance or accommodation in completing your application, due to a disability, email us at talentresourceteam@dowjones.com. Please put “Reasonable Accommodation in the subject line.

NYC - 1211 Ave of the Americas

Full time
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Responsibilities


  • Prepare and analyze monthly revenue and volume reforecasts for WSJ Digital product

  • Provide management level outputs to explain and communicate forecast movements

  • Prepare annual budgets and LRPs

  • Analyze and understand monthly close variances

  • Working closely with business partners to review and prepare forecast inputs

  • Liaise with other team members to ensure data accuracy

  • Update and maintain forecast model including monthly actualization and to reflect any changes in business decisions

  • Support variance and trending analysis exercises as required

  • Gain a deep understanding of the organization supported

  • Weekly KPI reporting of financials and metrics related to the WSJ digital product

  • Other duties as assigned



Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required

  • Bachelor's degree with major in Finance or other related fields

  • 5+ years of related financial & modeling experience

  • Strong quantitative and analytical skills required

  • Experience working within a subscription business

  • Ability to recognize problems, collect data, draw valid conclusions and define/suggest resolutions

  • Advanced Excel skills preferred

  • Ability to learn new systems quickly (experience with Webber model or other circulation modeling software and PeopleSoft preferred)

  • Strong communication skills

  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with diverse group of business partners

  • Must be a team player and have strong work ethic



Business Area:
FINANCE

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