Financial Analyst Jr Distribution – Cynopsis Media

GSN (Game Show Network) is the leader in game show entertainment through multimedia. GSN presents original and classic game programming as well as skill-based entertainment and competitive games through its 75 million subscriber television network, the GSNTV.com website and its position as one of the leading social casino games in the world at GSN.com. GSN’s cross-platform content gives gaming enthusiasts the opportunity to win cash and prizes, through GSN’s popular TV games and free casual games, mobile and social games and GSN’s skill game tournaments Games. GSN is owned by Sony Pictures Entertainment and AT&T Entertainment Group.

GSN is seeking a detail-oriented Distribution Financial Analyst to join our Distribution Department. The position will be responsible for processing all monthly Affiliate Subscriber payouts into the Affiliate Revenue Database, Medea, for monthly close/billing. Additionally, they will develop and ensure best practices for maintaining data integrity across all resources and identifying and pursuing aging Affiliate balances/collections.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Review affiliate payouts/variances for underpayments and pursue revenue adjustments if necessary.

  • Reconcile discrepancies in monthly subscriber reports and apply/maintain contracted rates in affiliate revenue database.

  • Create codes and protocols in Affiliate Revenue Database (Medea) to meet Affiliate contractual requirements.

  • Prepare and distribute various reports such as monthly subscriber summary for major carriers, subscriber variance for major carriers and non-affiliates/prospects; analyze, confirm and explain all material wins/losses and distribution events.

  • Provide ad hoc analysis/reporting to contribute to specific team initiatives and internal departments (Research, Finance, etc.).

  • Coordinate authorizations and technical support of affiliates related to GSN signals.

  • Maintain affiliate headend data for all systems carrying GSN signals.

  • Monitoring of the status of agreements under negotiation.

  • Ensure that the main contract report and legal tracking documents are up to date with the latest statutes and tariffs

    for all chords.