Handle are recruiting a Financial Controller for a Maternity Cover with an Established Television Production Company in London. This is an exciting 12 fixed term contract, starting mid April. If you are looking for a Financial Controller position and meet the requirements below, please get in contact ASAP:
Reporting to the Finance Director, the Financial Controller is responsible for financial reporting for the Group and the individual television production companies, the maintenance and integrity of the financial control framework and the day to day management of the purchase and sales ledger.
Production of monthly management accounts pack
Monthly results submission
Monthly bank and balance sheet control account reconciliations
Annual Budget Setting and Quarterly Reforecast
Ensuring compliance with financial controls framework across the group
Statutory Accounts preparation
PAYE & VAT submissions
Monthly Payroll review and payment
Direct line management of an assistant accountant.
Supervision of accounts assistant and cover in her absence, including purchase and sales ledger on Sage 50
Experience and Qualifications
Qualified Accountant (ACA, CIMA, ACCA or equivalent)
Familiarity with television production accounting is preferable
Excel - intermediate level
Sage experience preferable
Hyperion experience preferable
Very strong communication skills
Comfortable working in a "hands-on role" to tight deadlines as part of a small team
Enthusiastic, adaptable and highly responsive
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.