Finance Manager - Music/Events

Job Title: Finance Manager - Music/Events
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Package
Reference: BBBH85710
Contact Name: Tom Chadwick
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 10, 2020 13:10

Job Description

Finance Manger - Music/Events

International music and live events business are looking for a new addition to its Finance team. The successful candidate will be a key player in a small team and will report into the FD. The Finance Manger will take responsibility for key accounting deliverables across a number of UK businesses, supporting both festival management and the head office finance function

As Finance Manager, your duties will include:

  • Supporting input into bi-weekly management dashboards
  • Preparing month end balance sheet reconciliations
  • Update of monthly cash flow forecasts
  • Regular reconciliations of actual show results to budget
  • Preparing VAT returns
  • Producing monthly management accounts
  • Preparing budgets and forecasts in collaboration with festival management
  • Producing year end audit files and answering audit queries
  • Basic bookkeeping - for approximately a week per month
  • Managing bank payments
  • Dealing with ad hoc information requests, both from local management and from Group level

The ideal candidate:

  • Qualified accountant (CIMA/ACCA/ACA)
  • Strong organisational and prioritisation skills
  • Track record of meeting challenging deadlines
  • Ability and maturity to interact regularly with senior managers at Opcos
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Relevant experience in music and/or events management helpful but not essential

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.