Assistant Accounting Manager - Music Practice - Central London

Job Title: Assistant Accounting Manager - Music Practice - Central London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH301020
Contact Name: Andrew Stevens
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 30, 2020 10:24

Job Description

Assistant Accounting Manager - Leading Music Practice - Central London

My client, a leading Music and Entertainment practice are looking for a fully qualified Accountant to come on board as an Assistant Accounting Manager. This is a permanent role working within a vibrant, fast paced office based in Central London.

This Assistant Accounting Manager will be responsible for the accurate accounts preparation for a portfolio of artists and managing the teams output and training requirements.

Key responsibilities:

  • Reviewing external client deliverables
  • Reviewing internal quality control processes
  • Reviewing quarterly compliance deliverables
  • Reviewing and approving payments
  • Foreign withholding tax authority applications
  • General support, assistance and collaboration to/with colleagues working within the team.
  • Responsible for communicating with 3rd parties to ensure quarterly reporting and accounting deadlines are met and ensure that the expectations of key stakeholders are met.
  • Mentoring all Accounting Associates and Junior Associates
  • Manage the effectiveness of the team through increasing employee engagement, improving processes and competencies.

Key skills:

  • ACA/ACCA qualified
  • A strong academic background
  • 5+ years experience working as part of a finance function including in depth bookkeeping management accounting
  • Experience working with Royalties and/or tour accounting is highly desirable
  • Accurate preparation of VAT returns, EC Sales, company and personal tax
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Previous experience leading and developing a team
  • IT literate with adequate Microsoft Excel skills
  • Highly organised and attention to detail
  • Professional office manner
  • A Proactive and committed team member

Apply today!

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