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Head of Finance - TV/Film

Job Title: Head of Finance - TV/Film
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Industry:
Salary: £85000 - £105000 per annum + package + benefits
Reference: 52609
Contact Name: Mya Arun
Contact Email: mya.arun@handle.co.uk
Job Published: March 01, 2018 16:01

Job Description

Handle are proud to partnering a leading VC backed TV business in their search for a commercially focused Head of Finance to head up on the London operation.

Working closely with the CFO in support of all commercial and strategic and planning the position will sit on the front line of the function and provide the critical information required to help drive the business forward.

Suitable for an ACA qualified accountant the position requires both a high level of technical and commercial expertise necessary to fully support and advise key senior figures. In partnership with the CFO and Head of Commercial Finance and Strategic Planning, the Head of Financial Control, Reporting, and Planning will support the growth strategy of the business over the next 5 years through timely, accurate, and efficient financial reporting, procedures, polices, and controls.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES WILL INCLUDE BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO:

  • Deliver the monthly rolling forecast, annual budget, and 5 year Strategic Plan
  • Lead, manage, and deliver all management reporting
  • Manage the entire Financial Accounting process and team
  • Ensuring all financial accounting and financial statements compliant with accounting policy and accounting standards, IFRS/UK GAAP
  • Lead, manage, and deliver all management reporting
  • Lead, develop, and deliver a monthly executive dashboard/balanced scorecard
  • Build strong relationships with senior executives overseas
  • Monitor changes in accounting standards and assess impact on the business
  • Lead, manage, and deliver accurate and timely cash forecasts
  • Manage relationships with banks with a focus on minimising bank/finance costs
  • Manage foreign exchange exposure with a focus on securing the best fx rates
  • Manage all internal and external Audit processes
  • Manage and provide all other ad hoc reporting and commercial analyses as required
  • Cross-train with the Head of Commercial Finance and Strategic Planning

The role will suit a qualified Chartered Accountant, ideally from a Big 4 Audit background, with a minimum of 5 years post-qualified experience and someone who is interested in gaining commercial finance as well as Financial Planning and Analysis experience and responsibilities

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.