Job Number: R50011419
Brand: Fox Sports
Job Type: Finance / Accounting
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Job Posting Date: February 10, 2020
OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANYFox SportsFOX Sports is the umbrella entity representing FOX Corporation’s wide array of multi-platform US-based sports assets. Built with brands capable of reaching more than 100 million viewers in a single weekend, the business has ownership and interests in linear television networks, digital and mobile programming, broadband platforms, multiple web sites, joint-venture businesses and several licensing relationships. FOX Sports includes the sports television arm of the FOX Network; FS1, FS2, FOX Soccer Plus and FOX Deportes. FOX Sports’ digital properties include FOXSports.com and the FOX Sports App, which provides live streaming video of FOX Sports content, instant scores, stats and alerts to iOS and Android devices. Additionally, FOX Sports and social broadcasting platform, Caffeine jointly own Caffeine Studios which creates exclusive eSports, sports and live entertainment content. Also included in FOX Sports’ portfolio are FOX’s interests in joint-venture business Big Ten Network as well as a licensing agreement that established the FOX Sports Radio Network.
The Big Ten Network is seeking a Finance Manager to join their team in Chicago. As our Finance Manager, you will lead the month close process and reporting, and support the preparation of the corporate reporting packages for budget and quarterly forecasts. You will play a critical role as a primary finance business partner to BTN operational leadership. Responsibilities include assisting in the preparation of the Ad Sales budgets and forecasts, managing weekly and month end reporting of network financials and communication of related variance analysis.
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