Head of Finance & Bus Affairs - Music/Events

Job Title: Head of Finance & Bus Affairs - Music/Events
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, London
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Reference: BBBH48492
Contact Name: Tom Chadwick
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 14, 2016 15:15

Job Description

Head of Finance & Business Affairs - Music/Events

Rapidly expanding live Music and Events business are looking for a qualified ACA, ACCA, CIMA Head of Finance & Business Affairs to run the finance function and drive the business forward.

This varied and commercial role will involve:

  • Management Accounting for the group companies including: Budgeting, cash flow forecasting and treasury management, Monthly management accounts, Reporting performance to the board of directors and shareholders
  • Production & Infrastructure cost budget including: Monitoring and controlling event production costs with the Production Manager, preparing an infrastructure cost budget for all events.
  • Artist Selection Process: Advising artist selection team on artist forecast profitability, 3rd Party Venues
  • Contract preparation and review in conjunction with legal team.
  • Financial scenario planning to aid decisions on deal structure
  • Event Attendance: Attending a number of Live events
  • Insurance: Arranging all insurance cover for group companies
  • Artist Contracts & Artist Launch Plans: Artist contract negotiation and review on a timely basis, executing contract requirements of Artist
  • Supervision and guidance of a small team

Skills & experience required:

  • A qualified accountant: ACA, ACCA, CIMA
  • Live Music, Media Events experience
  • Strong communications skills
  • Team management experience

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.