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Finance Analyst - Entertainment - 12 month contract

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Temporary

Posted 5 months ago

  • Sector: finance
  • Contact: Ryan Burrow
  • Contact Email: ryan.burrow@handle.co.uk
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 05 February 2022
  • Job Ref: BBBH90266

Are you a qualified Financial Analyst with strong report building skills who would like to land a role in entertainment? If so read on!

We are currently supporting an entertainment giant with their search for a Financial Analyst to join their team for a 12 month contract.

The role is to support the team as they go through growth as well as a number of systems and process transitions. With that being the case excellent data analysis/manipulation and reporting skills are needed as the processes are fairly manual right now.

Working in a team of 8 and reporting to the Senior Commercial Manager your duties will include:

* Preparing and consolidating revenues and expenses for budget and forecast planning cycles for EMEA for specified territories and categories. This will include a lot of business partnering and require someone with strong data manipulation skills

* Review EMEA royalty reports received versus latest forecast for key licensees. Closely monitoring summaries of category industry dynamics, competitive landscape and evaluate potential impact to current licensed partners

* Financial Close (month, quarter, year-end)

* Business Partnering with category teams to execute strategic plans

* Partner with the commercial teams on financial queries, new initiatives and projects

* Participate in preparation of financial models in support of business plan creation

* Assist in preparation of business reviews

* Review and analyse external market data including NPD

It is essential all applicants are fully qualified accountants who have previous FP&A experience gained in a fast paced international business. Prior SAP experience is also highly desirable.

Handle Recruitment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.