Production Accountant

Job Title: Production Accountant
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London, London
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH54138
Contact Name: Carolyn McKeon
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 03, 2016 11:15

Job Description

The UK's leading Production Company, who are responsible for some of the most popular, compelling and factual entertainment are now hiring!

As part of a larger global enterprise with several divisions across the UK and abroad, this is an exciting time to join a rapidly expanding business with an impressive portfolio of well-known names.

Production Accountant

The opportunity is a 6 month contract for a confident and self-sufficient Production Accountant in a fully functioning all round role. Reporting to the Finance Director, the successful candidate will be responsible for all aspects of a 3.5 million budget plus any extra projects in the pipeline.

This role requires a self-starter who can hit the ground running and work independently.

Main tasks include:

  • Working as a sole production accountant - budget £3.5m plus
  • Preparation of annual budget
  • Producing management accounts pack end to end
  • Maintenance of the fixed asset register
  • Cost reporting - including variance analysis and EFCs
  • Production of weekly cash flow
  • Support Payroll cycles - PAYE & Freelance - requires knowledge of HMRC industry guidelines
  • Accounts payable, expenses and petty cash
  • Raising sales invoices
  • Month end processes and reporting, variance analysis and business partnering
  • Setting up and administering systems, processes and controls
  • Other ad-hoc work as required by parent company

Knowledge of Production Accounting in TV an advantage.

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.