Director - Global Product Information
Sony Pictures Entertainment
Primary Function: Oversaw and managed the Title Master for all production and acquisition activities for all divisions globally. Oversaw global system integration.Developed and implemented mass data upload functionality with integrated error and duplication checking which saved 75% input time. Developed and implemented process to interface non-financial data into SAP R3 tables reducing 1 day from Amortization reporting cycle.Managed the processes of: • Close coordination for accounting issues, data requirements, reporting, and analysis across all divisions with Legal Rights, Business Affairs, Contract Administration, Sales, Finance, and IT groups, as well as Film & Tape Operations.• Integration with existing and new systems to maximize centralized product data availability and eliminate redundant data entry, data storage, and reporting.• Interfacing product financial information (Chartfield values, ownership information) to SAP R3 and product metadata to Sales, Contracts, and Distribution systems.• User training and application security for 2,000+ users. Managed staff of 3.
Consultant – MDMA Support – SAP R3 Financials (2004-2005)Primary Function: Established and maintained multiple Chartfields and other tables for SAP R3 during implementation and post Go-Live Support. Close coordination with all Divisional CFO’s, advising on Chart of Accounts, Financial Statement, accounting and reporting issues.Managed the processes of: • Establishing and maintaining MPM’s, Company Codes, Accounts, Profit Centers, Cost Centers, Territories, and Markets for 150+ company codes, managing staff of 3.• Establishing and maintaining ZMAP (legacy values) tables for all of the above and monitoring 3 system interfaces. Working knowledge of SAP R3 WBS processes and structures.