Financial Accountant - Film

Job Title: Financial Accountant - Film
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, London
Salary: Bonus + Package
Reference: BBBH54315
Contact Name: Tom Chadwick
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 15, 2016 12:14

Job Description

Financial Accountant - Film

Global Film and Entertainment company are looking for an ACA, ACCA, CIMA qualified Financial Accountant.

This varied role will involve:

  • Preparation of draft statutory accounts and all related documentation
  • Liaison within Corporate Finance department on statutory and tax reporting issues
  • Liaison with auditors on all aspects of the statutory audits
  • Liaison with finance teams in business units on all aspects of tax reporting
  • Preparation of tax packs and preparation of quarterly tax forecasts
  • Liaison with Group Tax regarding tax reporting issues
  • Preparation of accurate VAT, Intrastat and ECSL returns
  • Timely payment of VAT liabilities
  • Prepare territory cash reporting for VAT and Tax payments
  • Compliance with PAYE Settlement Agreement (PSA) requirements
  • Any other statutory and tax reporting and compliance issues as directed by management

The correct candidate:

  • Will be a graduate caliber newly qualified accountant: ACA/CIMA/ACCA (or International equivalent)
  • Ideally, big 4 audit firm qualified
  • Previous experience of preparing UK GAAP Statutory Accounts is essential
  • Financial or Management Accounting experience is required, some of which will have been in a US GAAP reporting environment, ideally with exposure to international operations
  • Media, gaming or film production accounting and VAT reporting experience would be advantageous
  • Knowledge of SAP a distinct advantage

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.