Commercial Finance Manager - Music Publishing

Job Title: Commercial Finance Manager - Music Publishing
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Reference: BBBH58321_1492512757
Contact Name: Tom Chadwick
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 18, 2017 11:52

Job Description

Commercial Finance Manager - Music Publishing

Leading Music Publishing business are looking for a Commercial Finance Manager to provide strategic and analytical support to the company's senior management team, working closely with the European Managing Director and Head of European Sales & Marketing on a day-to-day basis. The successful applicant will drive financial insight into all areas of the company's business in Europe, especially in contributing to the company's sales and profit goals.

This varied role created out of growth will:

  • Provide insight into sales and margin performance and identify opportunities to increase profit
  • Provide margin analysis and set goals for maintaining and increasing as required
  • Analysis of ROI on investments
  • Design and develop the necessary financial reporting structures required to improve and grow profitable sales
  • Develop systems and procedures to drive analytical insight in product sales and marketing spend across B2B and B2C markets
  • Partner with sales, marketing, production, purchasing and logistics to contribute and influence decision making
  • Contribute to strategic product pricing and competitor analysis on an international basis dealing with different currencies, exchange rates and tax systems
  • Provide internal, market and competitive analysis for new business pitches
  • Provide general commercial financial support to management team

Skills and Qualifications Required:

  • Strong interpersonal skills including self-motivation, a confident approach, a desire to self-develop and an ability to influence others
  • Insightful and comfortable with ambiguity and uncertainty
  • An ability to simplify complex situations and present complex information internally in an effective way
  • Experienced in strategic financial analysis
  • Degree educated with appropriate professional qualifications in ACA, CIMA or ACCA
  • Experienced in managing financial systems and processes

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.