The Players Tribune is a new media company that provides athletes with a platform to connect directly with their fans, in their own words. Founded by Derek Jeter, The Players Tribune publishes first-person stories from athletes, providing unique insight into the daily sports conversation. Through impactful & powerful long & short form stories, video series & podcasts, The Players Tribune brings fans closer than ever to the games they love.
TPT is seeking a Production Finance Associate to join their growing Production Operations team. The person in this position must have a firm grasp of social media platforms & extensive knowledge of the entire production cycle, from the development stage through to the post-production & delivery stage.
Were looking for an avid observer of content trends & developments in the digital publishing world, specifically Youtube, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram & Snapchat.
- Assist the Associate Director of Client Strategy & Operations in the analysis & reporting on high margin ad products & recommendations on how to optimize proposals including such ad products
- Assist the Associate Director of Client Strategy & Operations with forecasting revenue recognition based on calendar of asset delivery
- Leverage data-driven analysis to assist in defining ad product strategy & format in the aim to optimize revenue
- Assist the Production Operations & Finance teams in the analysis & reporting on historical spending in an effort to optimize future spending & create successful margins
- Assist the Production Operations & Finance teams with tracking pertinent information on TPTs internal tracking software
- Assist the Production Operations & Finance teams with creating new coding information for incoming projects in order to help track the each projects expenditure
- Assist the Production Operations & Finance teams with reconciling production expenses
- Assist the Production Operations & Finance teams with reconciling production expenses & generating cost reports on the project & department level
- Assist the Production Operations & Finance teams with the creation of production estimates for budget generation & assistance with the analysis of cost reporting
Who were looking for:
- An active user of all social platforms
- Must have great communication skills & be able to give & receive critical feedback in a small team environment
- Ability to work in high pressure, fast paced production environment
- Open & honest communication with actionable follow ups as needed
- Proficient in data entry
- Comfortable with mathematics & financial data
- Bachelors degree; Finance, Accounting, or Economics preferred