Jr. Distribution Financial Analyst – Cynopsis Media

GSN (Game Show Network) is the leader in game show entertainment across multimedia. GSN presents…

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

 

GSN is looking for a detail-oriented Distribution Financial Analyst to join our Distribution department. The position will be responsible for processing all monthly affiliate subscriber remittances in the affiliate revenue database, Medea, for monthly close/billing. In addition they will develop and ensure best practices to maintain data integrity across all resources and identify and pursue affiliate aging balances/collections.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Reviewing affiliate remittances/variances for underpayments and pursue revenue adjustments as necessary.

  • Performing reconciliation of discrepancies in monthly subscriber reporting and apply/maintain contractual rates in affiliate revenue database.

  • Creating codes and protocols in the affiliate revenue database (Medea) to accommodate affiliate contractual requirements.

  • Preparing and distributing various reports such as monthly top operator subscriber summary, subscriber variance for top operators and non-affiliate/prospects; analyze, confirm and explain all significant gains/losses and distribution events.

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

  • Coordinating authorizations and affiliate technical support related to GSN signals.

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

  • Tracking status of agreements in negotiation.

  • Ensuring Master Contract Report and Legal tracking documents are up-to-date with latest status and rates

    for all agreements.