Finance Manager - Entertainment

Job Title: Finance Manager - Entertainment
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chiswick, London
Salary: £48000.00 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits and bonus
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH556566
Contact Name: Mya Arun
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 28, 2019 12:19

Job Description

One of the world's leading media and entertainment companies is looking for a qualified (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) Finance Manager to join their international finance team, based in Chiswick. The company represents and manages some of the world's greatest sports figures and fashion icons; stages hundreds of live events and branded entertainment experiences annually. This is a great role for a commercially orientated Finance Manager.

Reporting to the Head of Finance, the role will be responsible for but not be limited to:

  • Support the Head of Finance in Budgeting and Forecasting process
  • Provide management reporting for variance analysis and sensitivity analysis
  • Support non finance departments by providing ad hoc analysis as required
  • Support and contribute to ad-hoc operational finance projects
  • Management of the Monthly/Quarterly Account Reconciliation process
  • Prepare divisional cash-flow forecasts on a quarterly basis
  • Own the implementation and management of distribution deals
  • Monitor compliance and effectiveness of accounting policies and procedures
  • Manage relationship with the Corporate Consolidation and Reporting team
  • Manage the monthly headcount reporting process, tracking headcount across UPI against budget and forecasts, and reporting on key metrics

The ideal candidate:

  • Qualified Accountant - ACA / ACCA /CIMA
  • Must be degree qualified
  • Strong financial reporting experience (SAP preferably) and
  • Good knowledge of SAP

This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the world's leading entertainment businesses that offers unlimited career prospects and opportunities.

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.