Business Partner
Finance Procurement Operations, Creative Production
Posted on 2/2/2023
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • ERP and Procurement systems experience with Workday Financials and Tableau
  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance; MBA and/or CPA
  • Business Owners - Execute all finance related tasks (procurement support, reviewing and re-negotiating contracts, vendor management, creating purchase orders, reviewing invoices, expense reporting) and be an embedded partner and active contributor across various teams
  • Accounts Payable - Create POs where applicable and provide non-PO invoice coding to enable timely and accurate invoice processing and accurate financial reporting
  • Accounting - Drive an accurate and timely month-end close by owning the accrual process and explaining variance drivers
  • FP&A - Ensure accurate coding to provide meaningful reporting and identify opportunities to use data to drive business decisions
  • IT - Design, simplify, and automate finance and payment workflows and partner on system enhancements to help automate workflows to scale
  • Communicating with the Creative and Product teams to drive the procurement of services from our vendors and understand the status/timeline of delivery of services
  • Partner closely with the business to support their sourcing decisions and vendor partnerships for scale, cost efficiencies, and to ensure a diverse and sustainably focused supplier chain to keep pace with the evolving needs of our business
  • Setting-up purchase orders (PO's) in to ensure appropriate classification of expenses to enable financial reporting and analysis
  • Driving projects that help to simplify and automate manual workflows. Actively participate in system features development and user acceptance testing
  • Managing vendors and invoicing processes: reviewing vendor records, ensuring timely billing, approving invoices, and working with Accounting to ensure accuracy of accrued services
Desired Qualifications
  • 5+ years of relevant Finance and/or Accounting experience
  • Experience with sourcing, procurement, and purchase orders, as you will deal with these on day 1 and look for ways to optimize the workflows
  • Ability to take ownership of tasks while handling competing priorities
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to navigate large data sets
  • Strong communication skills, business acumen, and the ability to lead cross-functional meetings
  • Relationship builder - Ability to cultivate strong cross functional relationships and communicate effectively with team members and business partners
  • Strong enthusiasm for implementing systems and processes
  • Curiosity and passion - Our team members ask probing questions, challenge the status quo, make changes to improve processes, and have fun while doing it; having a positive attitude and never settling for “good enough” are key
  • Adaptable - You are comfortable in an ever-changing ecosystem of content, finance and accounting issues and projects
  • For LG based candidate, ability to take occasional trips to the Los Angeles office in Southern California
  • For LA based candidate, ability to take occasional trips to the Los Gatos office in Northern California
  • Industry experience is a plus

5,001-10,000 employees

Subscription streaming entertainment service
Company Overview
Netflix's mission is to entertain the world. The company operates a streaming platform for movies & TV shows and has over 222 million subscribers globally.
  • Free lunches
  • Up to 12 months' maternity and paternity leave
  • Unlimited vacation days, within reason
  • Open working hours (at the California office)
  • Health, vision, and dental insurance
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Mobile phone discounts
Company Core Values
  • Inclusion
  • Innovation
  • Passion
  • Curiosity
  • Judgment
  • Communication
  • Courage
  • Selflessness
  • Integrity
  • Impact