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Finance Assistant

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 2 months ago

  • Sector: Accountancy & Finance
  • Contact: Prim Kambhato
  • Contact Email: primk@cedarrecruitment.com
  • Start Date: 08/12/2022
  • Expiry Date: 07 January 2023
  • Job Ref: JO0000012007_1670517633

Role: Finance Assistant

Location: Central London

Industry: Media

Salary: Up to £30,000 (dependent on relevant experience)

Permanent, Full time

Hybrid role

We have partnered with a world recognised entertainment company who are looking for a proven and proactive Finance Assistant to join their successful FP&A team

You will be responsible for supporting the Senior Financial Planning Director on financial planning and ongoing business support across both divisions.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and provide commentary as necessary on monthly balance sheet reconciliations and income statement accounts
  • Monitor and continually review the marketing project budgets
  • Prepare month end fixed cost journals and variance analysis
  • Prepare final monthly marketing financials, including review of POs, and corresponding variance analysis
  • Update forecast models for monthly product sales units/income actuals
  • Prepare weekly new release streaming tracker & monthly development
  • Prepare and assist with finalising profit share statements
  • Undertake specific product marketing budget analysis, as directed by the Senior Financial Planning Director
  • Assist in the review and delivery of monthly Project P&Ls
  • Prepare product P&L's to set pricing for new catalogue releases
  • Assist the Senior Financial Planning Director with forecast and budget specifics as required

Requirements:

  • Strong finance administration experience
  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills
  • Studying towards a professional qualification, CIMA/ACCA
  • No more than a 1 month notice period
  • Strong analytical skills and an ability to work through problems logically.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to interact effectively at all levels within the business.
  • Ability to work well under pressure and to meet tight deadlines.

Experience working within the entertainment industry would be highly desirable

Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted