Settlements Analyst

  • Live Nation Entertainment
  • Dublin, Ireland
  • Sep 12, 2022
Full time Account Management Finance

Job Description

Job Summary:

JOB DESCRIPTION – Settlements Analyst

 

Company: Ticketmaster Ireland

Department: Finance

Location: Dublin

Reports to: Finance Manager

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Working hours: 37.5 hours per week plus additional time as required

 

THE TEAM

Ticketmaster has been operating in Ireland since 1997. Recognised as the market leader in ticketing, the business is constantly investing in technology innovation and has a commitment to deliver world class service across the entertainment, Arts and Sport ticketing sectors. Since launching its website in May 1998, Ticketmaster has established itself as the most popular and trusted destination for tickets North & South.  Ticketmaster Ireland is part of Ticketmaster International. We engage with one million fans across social media platforms every day.  Ticketmaster is a Live Nation Entertainment, Inc company.  Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE-LYV) is the largest live entertainment company in the world, consisting of five businesses: concert promotion and venue operations, sponsorship, ticketing solutions, e-commerce and artist management, connecting over 580 million fans across all of our concert and ticketing platforms in 46 countries in 2019. Live Nation seeks to innovate and enhance the live entertainment experience for artists and fans: before, during and after the show.  In 2019, Live Nation connected nearly 98m fans to more than 40,000 events for over 5,000 artists.  Ticketmaster sold over 485 million tickets through its systems globally that year for nearly 11,500 customers across multiple event categories. We believe Live Nation are the largest live entertainment company in the world.  

 

WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING

 

Client Settlements

  • Gaining an in depth understanding and knowledge and supporting Clients
  • Weekly preparation and review of settlements for select clients in a timely manner
  • Liaising with clients and maintaining strong relationships by resolving queries promptly
  • Monitor Client creditor reports and follow up older items for closure
  • Preparation and posting of month-end journals on in-house settlement system
  • Management Accounts and Other

  • Assisting in the preparation of monthly journals and reports as requested within prescribed deadlines
  • Monthly reconciliation of assigned balance sheet accounts within strict deadlines
  • Assist with the internal and external statutory audit process
  • Other ad-hoc projects and duties as required

 

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW (or TECHNICAL SKILLS)

  • Previous experience working in a finance department
  • Ideally suit someone wishing to pursue their accountancy qualification so evidence of exam progression a plus
  • Experience of working in a multi-division and international company preferred.
  • Great teammate with strong communication and social skills
  • Commercially astute with strong analytical skills
  • Strong problem-solving skills including the ability to identify and prevent potential problems, as well as challenge and improve existing processes.
  • Strong attention to detail and knowledge of accounting basics
  • Highly motivated and dynamic – ability to work to deadlines and achieve targets in a time-conscious manner
  • Previous knowledge working with Oracle and Excel a real plus but not required
  • Professional appearance and attitude

 

YOU (BEHAVIOURAL SKILLS)  

  • Proactive attitude
  • Self-Starter, capable of working both on their own initiative and as part of team.
  • Ability to remain positive and calm under pressure.
  • Works well in a team environment and always willing to help others
  • An ongoing interest in solving and improving financial issues
  • Hands-on with integrity and a desire to work in a dynamic environment
  • Possesses excellent organisation and time management skills and can manage multiple assignments concurrently.

TICKETMASTER VALUES

 

  • Reliability – We understand that fans and clients rely on us to power their live event experiences, and we rely on each other to make it happen.
  • Teamwork - We believe individual achievement pales in comparison to the level of success that can be achieved by a team
  • Integrity – We are committed to the highest moral and ethical standards on behalf of the countless partners and stakeholders we represent
  • Belonging - We are committed to building a culture in which all people can be their authentic selves, have an equal voice and opportunities to thrive

 

 

EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES

We are passionate and committed to our people and go beyond the rhetoric of diversity and inclusion.  You will be working in an inclusive environment and be encouraged to bring your whole self to work.  We will do all that we can to help you successfully balance your work and homelife.  As a growing business we will encourage you to develop your professional and personal aspirations, enjoy new experiences, and learn from the talented people you will be working with.  It’s talent that matters to us and we encourage applications from people irrespective of their gender, race, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability status or caring responsibilities.

 

 

 

CULTURE

We’re fans who help fans everywhere get in to the live events they love.  A proud division of Live Nation Entertainment, Ticketmaster has changed the way the world connects with their favourite artists, teams, and shows, and we continue to shape innovation every day. We’re not just selling tickets (though we do that better than anyone else), we’re enriching lives one incredible experience at a time. And we think that’s pretty amazing. If you’re passionate about the magic of live entertainment like we are, and you want to work at a company dedicated to helping millions of fans experience it, we want to hear from you.

 

We have a ‘Fan First’ mindset, placing customers at the heart of everything we do. Whether working behind the scenes or engaging directly with the ‘Fan’ you will be part of a culture that supports and enriches the fan experience. Your work, our passion… delivering world class experiences – Fan First.

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