Management Accountant - Media

Job Title: Management Accountant - Media
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Reference: 545132
Contact Name: Mya Arun
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 11, 2019 16:42

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has become available for a Management Accountant to join one of the world's leading media companies! This is an amazing opportunity to join a fast-paced business environment where you will be responsible for co-ordinating all annual budgets & forecasting projects.

Reporting to Financial Controller, this commercially focused and forward thinking role will be responsible for but not limited to:

  • Assisting in the preparation of the monthly management pack, performing all reconciliations on Balance Sheet items
  • Assist in the preparation of annual budgets and regular forecasts
  • Work closely with the Project Managers, Cost Controllers and other business functions to provide financial analysis and reporting
  • Effective business partnering with key business areas to identify areas of opportunity and make recommendations for best practice solutions
  • Undertake analytical work, business appraisals and other finance support as requested
  • Supervise the monthly reconciliation of balance sheet accounts and concession statements, supporting the team as necessary
  • Develop, review and maintain integrity of financial models using Excel
  • Assist in the year-end process and preparation of Statutory Financial Accounts for the entity
  • Responsible for maintaining the integrity of the IT finance system
  • Ensure that professional knowledge in financial and management accounting is maintained in all work produced
  • Plan and organise any other ad hoc projects as required by the Financial Controller

The ideal candidate:

  • Qualified Accountant ACA/ACCA/CIMA
  • Advanced Excel; experience dealing with large volumes of transactional data and efficiently manipulating spread sheets

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.