Finance And Business Affairs Director - Music

Job Title: Finance And Business Affairs Director - Music
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, London
Salary: £60000.00 - £67000.00 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Reference: BBBH52493
Contact Name: James MacKenzie-Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 17, 2016 12:10

Job Description

A highly reputable and successful music business in West London are currently seeking an excellent candidate to manage finance and business affairs. Reporting directly in to the CEO, you will assume a business critical position and represent the business in future contract negotiations whilst providing strategic financial support. This is a fantastic opportunity for a technically strong accountant with commercial skills and previous experience within music.

Key Responsibilities

  • Ability to challenge and question to achieve exceptional business results, whilst carefully managing stakeholder relationships.

  • Prepare income analysis for management from the label's various income streams.

  • Regular meetings with labels to discuss their artist's forecast and activities.

  • Ad hoc support to manage and control areas of the business.

  • Oversee management of cash flow.

  • Prepare monthly management accounting and commentary to the Group CFO and CEO.

  • Prepare annual and quarterly forecasting CEO.

  • Oversee intercompany transactions and reconciliations.

  • Review artists royalty statements and analyse data from the royalty reports.

  • Prepare annual year-end audit accounts and liaison with external auditors.

In order to be considered for this position, you will have a thorough understanding of accounting within the music industry and will have excelled in a similarly expansive role previously. You will possess at least two years post qualified experience and take a genuine interest in music and wider entertainment.

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.