Finance Manager:

Job Title: Finance Manager:
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH57509_1488471925
Contact Name: Dora Bagshaw
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 02, 2017 16:25

Job Description

Overview of the role:

Reporting to the Group Finance Director you will be responsible for leading a team to deliver financial and management reporting, providing commercial analysis for decision making to management and contributing to the growth and success of the company. The Finance Manager role is pivotal in the smooth running of day to day finance operations of one of the Groups brands.

Key responsibilities:

Financial Performance and Analysis:

  • Commercial Analysis for business decision making
  • Prepare Annual Budget and Reforecasting with Group FD and Management
  • Review and Deliver Monthly Management Reporting and Analysis
  • Create Working Capital Management and Cash Flow Forecast Reports
  • Provide reporting to parent company
  • Statutory Reporting & Audit Process

Accounting & Systems:

  • Maintaining accurate and robust financial records for Group
  • Prepare Corporation Tax (external advisor) returns
  • Oversee submission of VAT returns
  • Financial Approval and Authorisation
  • Manage Customer & Supplier payment and relationships
  • Completion of foreign tax forms, including Withholding Tax
  • Manage Royalty process, including Licensing income
  • Assist in the Development and Integration of Group Policy, Systems and Procedures

Team Management:

  • Management and Development of Finance Team, including training


  • Media experience preferred, with 3 to 5 years in industry
  • Exposure to distribution companies and royalty accounting is advantageous.
  • Commercially and Financially aware with good judgement
  • ACA,ACCA or CIMA or equivalent
  • Self-starter, team player, organised and able to prioritise and deliver to deadlines
  • Professional, good communicator, confident in dealing with management teams
  • Business modelling and analytics combined with strong excel skills

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.