Back to Job Search

Finance Analyst - Entertainment - Central London

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 11 days ago

  • Sector: finance
  • Type: hybrid
  • Contact: Charley Callier
  • Contact Email: charley.callier@handle.co.uk
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 21 July 2022
  • Job Ref: BBBH99158

Finance Analyst - Entertainment - Central London

A leading Entertainment business are looking for a part qualified Finance Analyst to join the team on a permanent basis.This Finance Analyst will be responsible for providing commercial insight and analysis for the Entertainment side as well as being a pro active member of the wider finance function.

This role offers a great working environment along with a hybrid working pattern and a clear progression pathway.

Key responsibilities:

  • Commercial analysis including sales charting, price tracking, competitor analysis, sales curves, customer and market trend analysis.
  • Business partner the Home Entertainment Team, maintaining and controlling marketing budgets, providing recommendations and post campaign analysis on marketing campaigns as well as title selection.
  • Supporting the investment appraisal process by providing insightful information, such as comparison titles, to aid decision making on new projects and continuously improve the process by tracking against these.
  • Work with Digital & TV analyst to maintain and control marketing budgets between departments.
  • Prepare the budget and re-forecasts for Home entertainment revenue and costs in conjunction with the commercial team, feeding into the overall company budget.
  • Prepare month end adjustments for Home entertainment revenue and costs, including variance analysis to forecast.
  • Review and assist management accounts review, invoices and cash allocations.
  • Maintenance of historical data for analysis purposes.
  • Adhoc reporting and analysis.

Key skills:

  • Ideally has strong Excel skills including nested formulas, vlookups, pivot tables & sumifs
  • Minimum of 12 months experience in an analyst role within an Creative environment
  • Ideally part-qualified (CIMA, ACCA, ACA or equivalent)
  • Shows a true passion for the film industry
  • Bright and motivated with keen attention to detail
  • Proactive with positive can-do attitude
  • Excellent communication skills

Apply today!

Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds - we pride ourselves on attracting the best talent for every opportunity through a commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion.