The Orchard is an independent music and film distribution company distributing music from artists such as AWOLNATION, Kelsea Ballerini, and Skepta as well as films like Cannes Grand Prix Winner BPM (Beats Per Minute), and Sundance Jury Prize winner Dina, and The Hero. With our industry-leading technology and operations, we partner with companies of all sizes to make their music, films and videos available across hundreds of digital outlets and physical retailers around the world. At The Orchard, the focus is to provide a comfortable, social and engaging environment to encourage productivity and creativity.
The Orchard is looking for a Director, Strategy & Finance to join our NYC (East Village) office.
Reporting to the EVP of Film & TV, the Director of Strategy and Finance leverages his/her industry experience and knowledge of the ever-changing landscape with a balance of both analytical and creative thinking. They will have a working knowledge of the independent film landscape, a deep experience in financial planning and analysis, and a passion for finding innovative and groundbreaking new ways to grow our business. This role will also oversee all functions of the Strategy and Finance group which includes
complex financial modeling for new acquisitions, business intelligence and analysis support for the Film and TV group, and liaising with the larger Finance and Accounting groups.
As Film and TV continues to build out its financial reporting and accounting infrastructure, responsibilities will include real time performance analyses across all verticals of content, supporting the creation of multiyear budgets and revenue forecasts, creating monthly reports tracking by-title performance against fiscal year forecasts, and tracking and oversight of P&A budgets.
In addition to managing a NY-based Manager of Strategy and Finance, this role participates actively into all areas of the Film and TV business, including festival attendance, acquisitions, marketing and operations.
The Orchard is a pioneering music, film and video distribution company operating in more than 30 global markets. With a holistic approach to sales and marketing combined with industry-leading technology and operations, The Orchard amplifies reach and revenue across hundreds of digital, physical and mobile outlets around the world. The Orchard streamlines content owners' business complexity with an intuitive client dashboard, comprehensive rights management and tailored client support. Founded in 1997, The Orchard empowers businesses and creators in the entertainment industry. For further information, please visit www.theorchard.com.
The Orchard is committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all persons regardless of age, disability, national origin, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, veteran or military status, genetic information or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.