Management Accountant

Job Title: Management Accountant
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London, London
Salary: £200 - £250 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH54714
Contact Name: Ryan Burrow
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 07, 2016 12:43

Job Description

Handle are currently working with a well-known music label assisting them with their search for a qualified (ACCA/CIMA or equivalent) Management Accountant to take on a 6 month interim role.

The role has come about due to expansion and so could well be extended, reporting into a Senior Finance Manager your day to day duties will include:

  • All aspects of the monthly management accounts
  • Liaising with A&R, Legal and the head office to prepare cash forecasts for advances, artist/ writer costs and overheads
  • Overseeing reconciliation of cashbooks to the GL
  • Ensuring departmental financial processes are working as they should through the finance assistant and Reading office- sales invoicing, purchasing, expenses, recharge accounts
  • Reviewing revenue posted by the finance assistant
  • Posting month end royalty accruals
  • Liaising with Label and Publishing partners
  • Supporting all royalty/ copyright matters
  • Reviewing and tracking income from societies
  • Prepare revenue, direct cost and overhead analysis for review by Head of Finance
  • Ensuring adequate controls are in place, with adherence to existing policies
  • Preparing Balance Sheet reconciliations for review by Head of Finance
  • Preparing month end report packs including variance analysis and commentary

The successful candidate will be an qualified Management Accountant (ACCA/CIMA or equivalent) who has ideally worked for a music business before. Royalty accounting experience is also highly desirable.

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.