Accounts Assistant - Media

Job Title: Accounts Assistant - Media
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £0.00 - £23000 per annum
Reference: BBBH62235
Contact Name: Jo Dommett
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 13, 2017 17:10

Job Description

Handle Recruitment are working with a leading television production company in recruiting a Finance Assistant to join their finance function and innovative team!

The role offers great exposure into Finance and an amazing opening into the media industry.

We are looking for a Finance Assistant who is confident and self-motivated and can assist the accounts team in:

  • Following invoices through to payment and liaison with managers and key staff (relevant signatories).
  • Prepare and raise invoices
  • Review and processing of expenses
  • Assist in the preparation of management accounts and balance sheet reconciliations.
  • Assist in the management recharging process.
  • Dealing with queries and any issues relating to invoices, purchase orders, payments, credit cards, and expenses.
  • Assistance in bank account maintenance and monitoring of cash positions.
  • Reviewing and chasing debtors as required.
  • Assistance in weekly payroll.
  • Ensuring efficiency of process and pro-actively identifying opportunities for process improvement and commercial enhancement

The ideal candidate:

  • Strong academics (including 2.1 degree level or higher)
  • The desire and motivation to train as an accountant and study towards a professional qualification
  • Self-starter who can equally thrive in an environment where they need to take the initiative and initiate change, or take instruction from the Assistant Management Accountant.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Highly organised with the ability to work to tight deadlines.
  • A keen interest in the media, but no prior experience required.

This is an amazing opportunity to work in a media company currently at the top of their game. With excellent exposure across the finance and accounting function it is a role not to be missed. Apply now!

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.