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Production Management Accountant - Television

  • Location: West London
  • Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + Generous Benefits
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted over 2 years ago

  • Sector: finance
  • Type: hybrid
  • Contact: Andrew Stevens
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 04 February 2022
  • Job Ref: 362859

Handle are recruiting for a Production Management Accountant to work for one of our most successful Television clients. An ideal position for a newly qualified or finalist level (ACCA/CIMA accountant, this position will report into the group financial controller and director and look after all aspects of productions for TV and DVD. With exposure across the business from all aspects of finance, business affairs, production executives and senior management the responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

Providing timely information on all aspects of Production, acting as a first point of contact for production staff
preparing monthly management accounts
Preparing monthly balance sheet reconciliations
Acting as first reviewer on weekly TV payment runs
Contributing to the preparation of the annual budget and re-forecasts
Cash-flow and forecasting
Coordinating the work of freelance production accountants
Managing the cost reporting process of pilots and series with Production
Cost reporting centrally accounted projects
Assisting in the preparation of client reports
Liaising with the auditors
Supervising a finance assistant

The successful candidate MUST be at finalist stage, or be a newly qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) The candidate MUST come from an Entertainment (Television/Radio/Film) or media sector background. Production accounting experience is an advantage.

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to join what is recognised as one the highest performing Entertainment companies in London. You will in return receive excellent training and career development, as well as having the chance to work alongside some of the best in the business.

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.