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Finance Accountant - Music

Finance Accountant - Music

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Recently Qualified Finance

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  • Salary:

    £48000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus + good benefits

  • Contact:

    Andy Myerson

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

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A Financial Accountant is sought by one of the world's major music companies; they are home to some of the globe's best known artists and they also operate several businesses designed to help aspiring artists take their music to a wider audience. They are growing their repertoire, sales and profit and are looking for a bright, driven Financial Accountant to join them.

The Financial Accountant will report to a Senior Financial Controller and will support the company's digital operations by taking charge of the flow of global music payments from digital partner to artist and assessing any relevant risks. Specific duties include:
·Lead the cash processing operations including cash allocation and liaising with customers.
·Appraise cash flow budgets, forecasts & actuals including variance analysis and commentary.
·Prepare balance sheet reconciliations and analytical review for management pack.
·Control, review, approve and, where possible, improve month end journal processes.
·Analyse foreign exchange fluctuations and hedging strategies; liaise with treasury.
·Develop relevant reporting and analytical outputs and support wider finance projects.

The ideal candidate for the post of Financial Accountant will be a qualified accountant who either qualified in practice (Big 4 or smaller firm) or who qualified in a high volume transactional business in industry. Music experience, whilst useful, is not essential. Candidates will enjoy working with large amounts of data and be bright, driven and keen to shape a role around their skills and interests. Finally, candidates should see this role as an entry point to a highly respected company in a particularly interesting industry.