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Finance Manager - Media

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Entertainment & Media

  • Job type:

    Temporary

  • Salary:

    £60000 - £65000 per annum

  • Job ref:

    JN -072021-2937219_1625650936

  • Published:

    18 days ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

  • Expiry date:

    04-08-2021

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Client:

    Michael Page

FINANCE MANAGER - MEDIA & ENTERTAINMENT PLC - 12 MONTH FTC - UP TO £65,000

Client Details

My client are an instantly recognised Media & Entertainment group who are also listed on the NYSE. Due to a period of growth and change, my client is looking to appoint a technically strong ACA with an audit background (preferably the big 4).

This individual will play a key role in the Finance transformation team and work closely with their international business units and will be involved all areas of finance including dealing with a multitude of key stakeholders around the world and across many departments.

Description

  • Redesign the digital advances schedule for tracking advances and minimum guarantees
  • Master use of royalties payable - Investigating and improving the reconciliation process
  • Build out processes for global revenue recognition reconciliation, working closely with the internal and external audit team
  • Streamline the royalties pipeline process
  • Working closely with the global affiliate finance teams and central departments
  • Improvements to the balance sheet reconciliations process including investigating and clearing legacy items
  • Build out the Withholding Tax and VAT reporting process in coordination with the tax department
  • Ad-hoc assignments and projects as and when required

Profile

  • ACA qualified with an audit background (preferably the Big4)
  • At least 2 years' working in industry - Media preferable but not essential
  • Outstanding written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and meeting tight deadlines
  • Experience managing projects

Job Offer

  • 12 month FTC
  • Competitive salary and benefits
  • Immediate start
  • Opportunity to be made permanent