Finance Manager - Music - Part Time

Job Title: Finance Manager - Music - Part Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pro Rata
Reference: 562365
Contact Name: Mya Arun
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 31, 2018 11:48

Job Description

Handle are recruiting for a Part Time Finance Manager to work for a leading player in the Entertainment Industry. The successful candidate will be responsible for the accounting of a number of bands, musicians, artists and celebrities.

Sitting in a small team and working for 3 days a week, the position will involve:

  • Tour Accounting and Expenses
  • Budgets and Forecasts
  • General Ledgers
  • VAT and Tax duties
  • Bank Recs and Cash Accounting
  • Day to Day Bookkeeping
  • Instigating a new accounts operating system such as Sage or Xero
  • Payment and management of all invoices (incoming and outgoing) inc. recharges
  • Maintain purchase & sales ledgers
  • Tracking royalty statements
  • Understanding tour budgets and our commission relating to that
  • Processing staff expenses
  • Dealing with accounts queries and telephone calls
  • Working with multi-currency banks accounts
  • Maintain company cash flow / in-house artist cash flows
  • Paying wages (outsourced payroll team)
  • Preparing and providing month end agent commission reports, projection analysis and other management reporting as required
  • Putting together annual budgets/ cash flows, projections and monitoring progress on a monthly basis
  • Providing and interpreting financial information and reporting back to the Owner, GM, MD

The successful candidate will have worked in an accounting function and have experience of working within the Music or Entertainment sector.

All successful candidates will be contacted within 5 working days of application. (Sadly due to the high volume of applications we receive we are not always able to respond directly to everyone, but we will try our very best!)

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.