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Finance Manager - Film & TV (14 Months FTC)

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Package
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: finance
  • Type: hybrid
  • Contact: Tom Chadwick
  • Contact Email: tom.chadwick@handle.co.uk
  • Expiry Date: 14 March 2024
  • Job Ref: BBBH109007

Finance Manager - Film & TV (14 Months FTC)

Award winning global entertainment company that creates, produces and distributes premium content and brands for all platforms are looking for a strong Finance Manager to join there Central London team.

The Finance Manager will report into the SVP, Finance & Studio and the successful candidate will be responsible for the internal financial reporting of our successful and constantly expanding international distribution division.

Responsibilities:

  • Full responsibility to prepare Monthly/Quarterly P&L and Balance sheet, analysis and commentary
  • Full responsibility for quarterly corporate submissions
  • Prepare cash flow for global distribution business
  • Prepare quarterly forecasts and budget in line with FP&A timetables and in conjunction with global sales exec's
  • Sales exec commission reporting and headcount
  • Prepare content marketing, tradeshow budget and forecasting
  • Review producer reporting with rights team
  • Prepare recoupment tracker
  • Liaising with central corporate team, material ops teams, scripted team in Toronto, NY, LA and UK
  • Key point of contact with group finance and respond to queries
  • Liaise with AR and legal on outstanding queries
  • Other duties as required by SVP Finance

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 1-2 years PQE (ACCA, CIMA)
  • Good Excel skills - vlookups, pivot tables
  • Prior experience with accounting software and rights management database software is a plus (Netsuite, Adaptive, Rightsline)
  • Prior experience dealing with a global head office/parent advantageous
  • Prior experience dealing with multi currencies
  • Ability to both follow direction and work independently to effectively manage workload and prioritize activities
  • Demonstrated problem-solving skills
  • Previous experience in film distribution, television or other entertainment media is an advantage.

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.