Commercial Finance Analyst - Creative Agency - London

Job Title: Commercial Finance Analyst - Creative Agency - London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: Up to £45000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH10022020cfa
Contact Name: Charley Callier
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 10, 2020 16:37

Job Description

Commercial Finance Analyst - Creative Agency - London

I am looking for a newly qualified Commercial Finance Analyst/Project Accountant for a growing Creative Agency based in Central London. This role is ideal for a candidate who is looking for a commercial role within a fast paced, vibrant agency who are going through an exciting time of development and growth.

Key Responsibilities::

  • Project pricing / costing models
  • Mapping project revenue across project life - ensuring accurate revenue recognition
  • Checking projects are tracking to budget through the life of project
  • Working with Consultants to reconcile project spend against budget and report on variances
  • Close down projects timely
  • Timesheet analysis
  • Net profitability analysis of projects
  • Prepare end of month revenue and WIP reconciliation and post month end journals:
  • Accrued and deferred revenue journals
  • WIP journals
  • Prepare / assist in preparation of quarterly VAT return and EC VAT Sales list
  • Oversee Accounts Receivable function - ensure POs are chased regularly, billing is done timely and correctly, debtors pay promptly - weekly reporting to Financial Controller on AR KPIs
  • Key integration involvement for project accounting
  • Other reporting and analysis as required
  • Act as cover for the Finance Assistant

Key Skills:

  • Newly qualified ACCA/CIMA accountant or finalist level
  • Previous experience within Analyst or Project Accounting role
  • A background within Media/Creative Agency is highly desirable
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to multi task and prioritise work load working to deadlines
  • Strong IT skills including Microsoft Office
  • Discreet office manners
  • Commercially aware

Apply today!

Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds

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.