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Senior Financial Analyst

The US Corporate Finance team of Penguin Random House is seeking an analytic, detail-oriented, self-starter to join our team as a Senior Financial Analyst. Reporting into the Director, Financial Analysis, this role will act as the point-person for reporting, analysis, and data insight for the Corporate Finance team. This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced, analytic, and motivated person who is looking to grow and have an impact on the company’s performance.


Key responsibilities for this role include:

  • Investigate complex drivers around revenue and cost impacting the company’s performance and identify trends to help grow revenue/create efficiencies
  • Liaising with Director of Financial Analysis, CFO, US CEO and President and Director of Strategic Development on ad-hoc projects
  • Master PRH’s financial data and related systems
  • Expand on the Corporate Finance team’s suite of reports to develop greater insight into key drivers of the business
  • Own the PowerBI Finance application; keep application running and accurate, develop new dashboards and continue to modify existing dashboards
  • Establish best practices in reporting across the Corporate Finance team


The ideal candidate will meet the following requirements:

  • Minimum of 4 years of related financial experience; book publishing experience strongly preferred
  • Strong financial and analytical skills
  • Excellent organizational skills, with an ability to multi-task and prioritize
  • Strategic vision combined with attention to detail
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to take initiative and to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Strong PC skills, including proficiency with Excel and PowerPoint
  • Working knowledge of SAP, Business Objects, Anaplan, SQL, and/or Power BI preferred


Please apply using our online application process, and please include your résumé and cover letter with salary requirements.


Full-time employees are eligible for our comprehensive benefits program. Our range of benefits include, but are not limited to, Medical/Prescription drug insurance, Dental, Vision, Health Care/Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account, Health Savings Account, Pre-Tax and Roth 401(k), Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance, Life/AD&D Insurance, Commuter Benefits, Student Loan Repayment Program, Educational Assistance & generous paid time off. 


Penguin Random House is the leading adult and children’s publishing house in North America, the United Kingdom and many other regions around the world.  In publishing the best books in every genre and subject for all ages, we are committed to quality, excellence in execution, and innovation throughout the entire publishing process: editorial, design, marketing, publicity, sales, production, and distribution.  Our vibrant and diverse international community of nearly 250 publishing brands and imprints include Ballantine Bantam Dell, Berkley, Clarkson Potter, Crown, DK, Doubleday, Dutton, Grosset & Dunlap, Little Golden Books, Knopf, Modern Library, Pantheon, Penguin Books, Penguin Press, Penguin Random House Audio, Penguin Young Readers, Portfolio, Puffin, Putnam, Random House, Random House Children’s Books, Riverhead, Ten Speed Press, Viking, and Vintage, among others.  More information can be found at
Penguin Random House values the array of talents and perspectives that a diverse workforce brings. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.



Company: Penguin Random House LLC 

Country: United States of America 

State/Region: New York 

City: New York 

Postal Code: 10019 

Job ID: 226441

Date:  Jul 28, 2022

New York, NY, US, 10019

Nearest Major Market: Manhattan
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

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