Group Finance Controller - Film Production

Job Title: Group Finance Controller - Film Production
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West End, London
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per month + Generous Benefits
Reference: 425334
Contact Name: Andrew Stevens
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 03, 2018 16:30

Job Description

Handle are recruiting for a UK Group Controller to oversee the finance function in this leading Entertainment business based in Central London.

Being a qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) and having experience within a Film / TV / Entertainment or Media business you will be responsible for managing a small team, working closely with finance and non-finance managers across the business.

Working with the US parent company the responsibilities include:

Overseeing monthly close process including review and sign off of monthly reports before submission to the U.S
Evaluate existing controls and provide recommendations improvements
Monitor and analyse monthly operating results against budget and forecast
Manage the preparation of the statutory reporting
Ensure the monthly reconciliation of all ledgers and sub-ledgers and timely recording and collection of revenues
Evaluate existing monthly reporting packages and make changes to better reflect the performance of each business
Ad hoc projects and assignments

This is a newly created position brought about by expansion and success. Working for a globally recognised brand this is a fantastic opportunity not be missed.

Television/Film Industry experience is highly desirable.

For further information please get in touch with Andrew at Handle on 020 7569 9973 or email

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.