Financial Analyst

Mid-City, Los Angeles


Skydance Animation is looking for a Financial Analyst or Senior Financial Analyst to help support the growing studio in accounts payable and corporate finance functions.  Reporting to the Director of Finance, the candidate will take ownership of the A/P department, building process and workflows to support internal clients.  The successful candidate will be self-motivated, highly organized, able to prioritize multiple tasks, and easily adapt to changing scenarios.  The studio is looking for someone who can successfully collaborate in group settings, who has attention to detail and can also see the bigger picture of studio goals and objectives.     


  • Process accounts payable, including vendor set up
  • Process credit cards reconciliation and accounts payable posting
  • Print checks and collate for signature
  • Wire payments data entry and validation
  •  Process PO’s for approval and track through payment
  • Account reconciliations and journal entries
  • Support business in approvals for Amazon purchases
  • Reporting and analysis on various topics
  • Collaborate with Skydance Media finance team on A/P, benefits, month end reporting
  • Communicate in a professional, clear, and supportive manner
  • Willingness to tackle matters outside area of expertise
  • Other duties as assigned


  • B.S. in Business Administration, Finance, Accounting, or similar
  • 5-8 years finance, accounting, or similar role, preferably in entertainment
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Highly organized, flexible, team player
  • Strong time management skills
  • Highly comfortable working in excel
  • Beneficial to have experience working with Entertainment Partners
  • Beneficial to have working knowledge of IATSE/SAG payroll rules

Skydance is a diversified media company founded by David Ellison in 2010 to create high quality, event-level entertainment for global audiences. The Company brings to life stories of immersive worlds across its feature film, television, interactive, and animation divisions.

Skydance is an equal opportunity employer committed to building and fostering a diverse, equitable, and inclusive workforce. We welcome and consider applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, pregnancy status, military/veteran status, disability, or any other protected category.


Only applications submitted through the linked job form will be considered.


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