Financial Analyst (OMG204) New York, New York

Name of Position:      Financial Analyst


Direct Report:           This position is within Omnicom Media Group’s Global Account Management group reporting to the Global Finance Director


Responsibilities:         As a critical part of the financial management team of the Global Account Management team this position will have the following responsibilities:



  • Assist in the preparation of annual budgets and quarterly reforecasts for various business units within North America;
  • Assist in analysis and review of business unit and shared services function financial and operational performance;
  • Assist in preparation of journal entries related to monthly close process;
  • Assist in the uploading/extraction of data into financial systems and report creation and generation;
  • Review, approve and code agency expenses;
  • Assist with ad hoc projects as needed.



Candidate Profile:


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting (CPA a plus);
  • Minimum of 2-3 years of experience in an accounting / finance environment (public accounting a plus);
  • Must have strong Excel capabilities including use of pivot tables;
  • Experience in media or advertising industry a plus;
  • Experience with Financial Reporting systems (Hyperion/Cognos) a plus;
  • Must be detail oriented with the ability to think strategically and analytically;
  • Ability to prioritize, manage multiple projects and meet deadlines;
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Team player who can function well in a fast paced environment;
  • Ability to work overtime.