Manager, Financial Reporting (8-month Contract)

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Date: Sep 14, 2022

Location: Toronto, Ontario, CA

Company: Hasbro

Entertainment One Ltd. (eOne) is a talent-driven independent studio that specializes in the development, acquisition, production, financing, distribution and sales of entertainment content. As part of global play and entertainment company Hasbro (NASDAQ: HAS), eOne's expertise spans across film and television production and sales; production, distribution and brand management of kids and family properties; digital content; and immersive and live entertainment. Through its extensive reach and scale, and a deep commitment to high-quality entertainment, eOne unlocks the power and value of creativity.


eOne brings to market both original and existing content, sourcing IP from Hasbro’s portfolio of 1500+ brands, and through a diversified network of creative partners and eOne companies including: international feature film distribution company Sierra/Affinity; unscripted television production companies Renegade 83, Daisybeck and Blackfin; live entertainment leaders Round Room Live; and award-winning emerging content and technology studio Secret Location.


Position Summary:


As Manager, Financial Reporting, TV, you will have responsibility for monthly reporting of eOne TV Scripted entities including consolidated TV gross margin reports, title analysis against budget, and oversight of the intercompany process. Reporting into the Senior Director, Financial Reporting, TV you will be responsible for providing leadership to two direct reports. You will work with various members of Operational and Finance teams to support the accurate reporting of these areas and serve as key member of the Finance team.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for monthly submissions of monthly results to Group including consolidated Gross Margin by title analysis, balance sheet analysis and financial statements for TV Scripted entities.
  • Ownership of intercompany process within TV Scripted entities
  • Collaborate among Finance team to ensure accuracy and completeness of balance sheet reconciliations on a monthly basis
  • Oversee and prepare working paper schedules on monthly, quarterly and annual basis
  • Manage and assist in preparing materials for external and internal audits
  • Supervise and oversee various monthly analysis packs submitted to Group Finance
  • Assist in maintaining the integrity of the general ledger, chart of accounts, and by title information
  • Implement process improvements within areas of responsibility
  • Actively involved in ensuring compliance with internal controls
  • Accomplish tasks on time and take on special projects as needed
  • Manage, train, coach, mentor, and supervise direct reports
Qualifications and Experience:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and professional designation (CPA)
  • Minimum 5 years accounting and reporting experience.
  • Television Production accounting experience an asset
  • Strong technical accounting skills; knowledge of accepted accounting rules, practices, and reporting requirements
  • Effective communication skills with individuals at all levels of the organization
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office Products (Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint) and possess ability to navigate and use other web-based systems as necessary.
  • Experience with Microsoft Dynamics 365, Power BI, Prophix and Longview an asset
  • Sound analytical thinking, planning, prioritization, multi-tasking and execution skills
  • Strong work ethic and positive team attitude
  • Ability to use initiative and take ownership of outlined responsibilities
  • Able to thrive in a fast-paced environment under pressure with tight deadlines, simultaneously handling multiple projects


What you’ll be a part of…


  • Taking care: competitive health and dental coverage
  • Investing in your future: local defined contribution pension plans
  • Break time: free snacks and reduced hours in summer
  • Party time: office bar carts, after work drinks, holiday and summer parties, and sometimes just because
  • Be inspired: regular film screenings and opportunity to get involved in industry events
  • The office: modern facilities and in-house screening rooms
  • Build a better world: transcend entertainment to our corporate social responsibility activities. Plan a social event. Promote healthy lifestyles. Go green. Give back.
  • Grow: develop your career and shape your future


We thank everyone for their interest but only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.


Entertainment One is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to supporting diversity and inclusion within our work environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation. #LI-HYBRID


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