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Finance Manager

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £55000 - £58000 per annum + 15% bonus + excellent benefits per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 9 months ago

  • Sector: Accountancy & Finance
  • Contact: Andy Myerson
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  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 15 April 2023
  • Job Ref: JO0000012437_1678961178

Are you a qualified accountant looking for an entry point into the music industry?

A Finance Manager 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 & profit and the bright, numerate Finance Manager will join them in a challenging role offering flexible working.

The Finance Manager leads a small team and supports the company's digital operations by accounting for the flow of global music payments between digital partners and artists. Specific duties include:

  • Lead the preparation of digital revenue accruals and associated costs. Review estimates of monthly revenue.
  • Manage digital provider deal financials including deal economics, minimum guarantees, earnings & recoupment.
  • Control, approve and analytically review all month end journals / financials; present to senior management.
  • Oversee the Digital AR process including preparing cash flow budgets (forecasts and actuals).
  • Drive the monthly repatriation process of digital sales revenue collected to content / repertoire owners.
  • Manage and develop a team of two.

The ideal candidate for the post of Financial Accountant will be:

  • A qualified accountant (ACA / CIMA / ACCA) with a numerate background.
  • Interested in working with large amounts of data and solving large, complex, real life problems.
  • Bright, driven and keen to shape a role around their skills and interests.
  • Enthused by managing & motivating others whilst showing significant initiative.
  • Keen to see this role as an entry point to a highly respected company in the music industry.

NOTE: Music experience is NOT essential.

Salary: £55-£58k + 15% bonus + excellent benefits.