Commercial Finance Manager (Entertainment)

Commercial Finance Manager (Entertainment)

  • Location

    West London, London

  • Sector:

    Recently Qualified Finance

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  • Salary:

    £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits

  • Contact:

    David Mendonca

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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Commercial Finance Manager - Media & Entertainment - West London

Cedar are working exclusively with a multinational Events & Entertainment business in London, who are looking for an ambitious recently qualified professional for a truly commercial business partnering and management reporting role.

The Finance Manager will a true business partner to senior non-finance stakeholders daily, owning the business unit, and providing full support to budget holders and partnering non-finance heads such as Operations Directors, Sales, Marketing and others, ensuring there are realistic gross profit estimates available to senior management at all times.

This is a hands-on role also managing the monthly reporting process, and for a high-achiever you can fast track to a Head of Finance role in 12 months .

Summary of Main Responsibilities:

  • Reporting to the Head of Finance, you will be fully immersed in the budgeting and forecasting process
  • Support decision making across the business with robust management reporting, undertaking variance and trend analysis of business performance
  • Business Partner various non-finance budget holders such as Ops Directors
  • Provide management reporting to aid strategic decisions - including trend, variance & sensitivity analysis
  • Quarterly divisional cash flow forecasts
  • Daily and weekly revenue reporting
  • Preparation of management accounts

Essential skills required:

  • Recently Qualified Accountant (ACA/CIMA)
  • Commercial acumen and senior stakeholder management
  • Solid Accounting knowledge from industry or practice
  • Advanced Excel skills