Do you excel in royalty administration and have a passion for films and TV series? Look no further - we are now looking for a Royalty Controller to join our financial controlling and royalty team!
Our film and TV rights are crucial to us and our royalty handling is at the heart of our business. The relationship with our partners and rights holders are key to us, therefore reporting and presenting sales and royalty information in an accurate and timely manner is essential. The royalty team has been working hard on implementing a new royalty system and there will be a need to continue to develop internal processes and ways of working to have a continuous improvement within this area. This role is an addition to the current team.
Responsibilities As part of our Royalty Team, you will be part of our core business and responsible for managing royalties to make sure that our rightsholders receive royalty reports and payments in time.
More specifically, this means that you will:
Prepare royalty reports and royalty payment in a timely manner
Analyze royalties of film and TV production rights
Work in close cooperation with our commercial and rights colleagues
Handle ongoing contacts with external rightsholders and respond to questions regarding rights in film productions and TV series
Reconciliation of specific balance accounts
Assist in internal and external royalty audits
Work with continuous improvements in royalty processes and systems
Ensure that the rights of external parties are in line with contracted film and TV production agreements
The position is based in Stockholm, but it is a Nordic role where you will have stakeholders throughout the Nordic countries. The role reports to the Head of Financial Controlling and is part of our Nordic finance team.
Requirements To be successful in this role you:
Have previous experiences from working with royalty and rights, either from film, TV series, music, or the book industry
Have experience working in a finance department, either financial or business controlling
Hold a Financial university degree
Are Fluent in English and Swedish, and understand Danish and Norwegian
As a person, we believe you take responsibility to deliver in a thorough and timely manner. You appreciate being in the center of our core business where handling all royalties is of strategic importance. You have strong analytic skills and dig into rights and royalty details when needed. Furthermore, you have a high sense of humor and are a true team player! One of our values is to work together as one team – so we help each other out when needed.
At SF Studios, we welcome applicants from all walks of life. You will work with highly engaged people with competencies ranging from movie production to finance and sales. We are diverse – but the one thing we all have in common is our passion for films and TV series. If you have a business mindset and an interest in entertainment – you will feel right at home!
If this sounds like a dream job for you – apply today! We will review applications ongoing. We look forward to hearing from you!
For questions, turn to HR Business Partner Michaela McCarthy, [email protected]. Please note that applications sent through email will not be considered - thank you for applying through our website. We kindly decline contact from recruitment agencies regarding this position.
About the company
SF Studios, founded in 1919, is one of the world’s oldest film companies and the leading film studio in the Nordic region. Its business includes production and distribution of feature films and TV series and the digital services SF Anytime and SF Kids Play. SF Studios has its head office in Stockholm, Sweden and subsidiaries in Oslo, Copenhagen, Helsinki and London, and is part of the leading Nordic media company Bonnier AB.