Finance Manager

Job Title: Finance Manager
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London, England
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH81576
Contact Name: Ryan Burrow
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 22, 2020 16:52

Job Description

A well established TV production business are currently looking for a Senior Finance Manager to join them on an interim basis, this role does have the potential to go permanent.

Reporting directly into the FD and managing a team of 3 Production Accountants, the duties of this role will include:

  • Manage and provide direction on the TV and post production pipelines
  • Variance analysis and commentary of actual performance against budget/forecast
  • Scrutiny, review and challenge of recharged central costs and overheads
  • Management and review of division and vertical balance sheets
  • Management of the billing process
  • Review and analyse monthly revenue
  • With the Credit Controller manage the ageing of debtor balances
  • Review and preparation of month end journals, accruals, prepayments, recharges, setting up and maintaining codes
  • Ensure all project cost trackers are kept up to date
  • Manage, forecast and account for all secondary income streams, third party shares and royalties
  • To articulate clearly to the CFO and senior business leaders all financials and analytics
  • Liaison with the statutory auditors

The successful candidate will be a qualified accountant, TV production experience would be ideal but wider media experience is also acceptable.

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