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Finance Manager - Music

  • Location: City of London
  • Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 24 days ago

  • Sector: finance
  • Type: hybrid
  • Contact: Stephanie Leetch
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 28 August 2022
  • Job Ref: BBBH100020

A Central London global music business are looking for qualified Finance Manager to join their dynamic and vibrant company on a fixed term contract. Reporting into the Group Financial Controller, this role will be responsible for management and control of the UK entity financial ledgers and is a key senior position.

This role is suitable for a qualified accountant with around 3-5 years post qualified experience and preferably someone with a background within music, entertainment or another global business.


  • Responsible for managing day-to-day accounting operations for the UK entity
  • Manage a robust month-end close process for the UK keeping in line with the group reporting schedule
  • Manage and oversee Balance Sheet reconciliations
  • Oversee preparation of monthly Management Accounts
  • Provide insightful and detailed commentary to senior management on significant variances
  • Provide detailed financial information for effective production of year end accounts in line with statutory requirements and support annual audit
  • Review and approve bi-weekly supplier payment runs
  • Responsible for the order to cash process
  • Oversee and support Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable teams
  • Identify and suggest opportunities for process improvement, process automation and general developments to the smooth running of finance function
  • Management of SAP accounting system to aid and streamline finance processes
  • Ad-hoc support for Group Financial Controller

Candidate Profile

  • 3-5 years post qualified experience - ACCA/CIMA/ACA
  • Prior experience working within an international business
  • Prior usage of SAP and advanced excel skills
  • Highly literate and an effective communicator across all levels of business
  • Prior experience managing and training a team

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