Associate, Content Strategy & Analysis
NetflixLos Angeles, CA
Full Time Job
Netflix now operates in all countries around the globe (except China and those sanctioned by the US Government - North Korea, Syria and Crimea). With over 109 million members at the end of Q3 '17, and a content budget of $7B in 2018, we continue to look for the best and brightest to lead the analytics that drive strategic business decisions.
The Content Strategy & Analysis team is looking for an Associate to join its Hollywood-based team. This team develops strategic insights to further the company's global content efforts, with a specific focus on valuation, overall content or production strategy and industry intelligence. The team is highly visible across the company and in particular to the senior leadership of Netflix who depend
heavily on the strategic insights from the Content Strategy & Analysis team to inform important business decisions across the company.
This role will reside in Netflix's new Hollywood office.
• The Associate position will work closely with both the Manager and Director of Content Strategy & Analysis. The role will be an integral member of the Content Strategy & Analysis team and be responsible for providing support and analysis across the breadth of work provided by the team.
A sample of work could include:
• Preparing valuation analyses (model building, scenario testing etc.) to support our deal teams in their negotiations.
• Conducting market research, tracking and compiling industry trends and competitive analysis.
• Ownership of communications to support our budgeting and forecasting process, as well as monitoring and forecasting for key parts of the content business.
• Conducting analysis of key business drivers, trends and performance indicators.
• Creating insightful presentations that summarize analysis and presenting them to groups of Netflix managers and executives to influence decision-making.
• Compiling thoughtful post-mortem analyses to determine areas for optimization and improvement.
• Candidates are required to be highly analytical and be strong, effective communicators. He/She must thrive in a fast-paced environment, possess a high level of intellectual curiosity, focus on generating results and exhibit the highest personal and professional standards of integrity and ethics. Candidate must be motivated, disciplined, flexible, and be able to work effectively autonomously.
• 2-5 years of experience in a top management consulting firm, investment bank, private equity, hedge fund, and/or media/entertainment/tech company in a strategy/business development/analytical role. We are looking for candidates that have worked in a highly-demanding environment in which complex modeling and analysis is performed.
• Prior experience in Media/Entertainment is a plus, but not a prerequisite.
• High aptitude and enthusiasm for complex problem solving utilizing financial modeling and analysis, including strong Excel skills.
• Familiarity with statistical concepts and analysis.
• Adept at writing, facilitating and presenting analyses.
• 4-year degree in relevant field with strong academic performance.
Due to the nature and scope of this role, we will need to run a background check prior to starting with us. We are also supportive of individuals who choose to move on to business or graduate school after 2-3 years.