House of Blues Director - Corporate Planning in Beverly Hills, California
Who are we?
Live Nation Entertainment is the world’s leading live entertainment company, comprised of global market leaders: Ticketmaster, Live Nation Concerts, and Live Nation Media & Sponsorship. Ticketmaster is the global leader in event ticketing with over 500 million tickets sold annually and more than 12,000 clients worldwide. Live Nation Concerts is the largest provider of live entertainment in the world promoting more than 30,000 shows and 95+ festivals annually for nearly 4,000 artists in over 40 countries. These businesses allow Live Nation Media & Sponsorship to create strategic music marketing programs that connect over 900 brands with the 86 million fans that attend Live Nation Entertainment events each year. For additional information, visit www.livenationentertainment.com.
Who are you?
Passionate and motivated. Driven, with an entrepreneurial spirit. Resourceful, innovative, forward thinking and committed. At Live Nation Entertainment, our people embrace these qualities, so if this sounds like you then please read on!
The Director role in Corporate Planning will be seen as a strong partner across the company. The role will need to have the proven ability to lead projects independently with excellent written and verbal skills. The person must be able to translate financial information to various business audiences to drive decision making and demonstrate ability to persuasively present complex business issues and solutions in a clear and concise manner. Furthermore, the role must be able to build trust and relationships with senior executives to be a trusted and reliable source of information and support.
Lead the quarterly preparation for the Board of Directors deck working closely with the Strategy team and manage the monthly update to the Board of Directors on financials, Key Performance Indicators (KPI), acquisitions, and key business trends
Prepare and present the Legal budget and forecast to the General Counsel and CFO
Create the long-range financials for the three-year plan utilizing a complex sensitivity model using key assumptions such as seasonality, one-time occurrences, growth assumptions, and acquisitions
Define and manage the company-wide internal allocations including insurance, rent, corporate IT and systems, and other corporate costs (payroll, accounts payable, HR, bank fees, information security, research projects)
Prepare the annual budget and monthly forecasts for the Statement of Cash Flow presented in the Board of Director meetings, earnings script support, and executive forecast package
Review and support the quarterly earnings scripts and monthly forecast executive package delivered to the CEO, COO, and CFO
Prepare the annual Balance Sheet projections that is reviewed with the CFO and delivered to the company’s banks
Manage and track the company’s acquisitions throughout the year and ensure the financials, metrics, and headcount are accurately reflected in the company’s financial system on a timely basis
Certified Public Account (CPA) a plus (but not required)
MBA a plus (but not required)
Strong work ethics and organizational skills
Ability to work with others and work independently with minimal guidance
Strong communication skills with senior executives across the company
Manage various projects simultaneously that have time sensitive due dates
If the above description sounds like you and fits your background, apply online at www.livenationentertainment.com/careersto join the Live Nation Entertainment team today!
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Recognized two years in a row by Great Place to Work®, Live Nation Entertainment is the global leader in live entertainment and ticketing. From ground-breaking software to support our world-class platform Ticketmaster, to our mix of legendary venues and restaurants in House of Blues, to our unparalleled roster of artists supported by diverse professionals in all facets of corporate operations, we offer a world of opportunity and an array of careers across every discipline.
We recognize that our most important assets are our employees, the rock stars who keep the live experience going. Generous vacation, healthcare, and retirement benefits are just some of the great perks we offer to support our full-time, global workforce of more than 21,000. For any stage in your career, our many unique benefit programs are designed to help you live life to the fullest. We offer student loan repayment to support recent grads, six months of paid caregiver leave to support new parents (plus a baby bonus to help with expenses), and tuition reimbursement to fuel your ongoing professional development and career growth. Plus, working for the world's largest live event and ticketing company means you'll have access to concerts, festivals, sports games, and other live events through our exclusive employee ticket concierge.
There is no bigger stage for your career. See what your future looks like at Live Nation Entertainment.