Production Accountant - Television

Job Title: Production Accountant - Television
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: North London, London
Salary: £48000 - £62000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Reference: 72685
Contact Name: Andrew Stevens
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 11, 2020 11:42

Job Description

Handle are recruiting for a Production Management Accountant to work for one of our most successful Television clients. This position will report into the group financial controller and director and look after all aspects of productions for TV and DVD. With exposure across the business from all aspects of finance you will be responsible for:

Providing timely information on all aspects of Production, acting as a first point of contact for production staff
preparing monthly management accounts
Preparing monthly balance sheet reconciliations
Acting as first reviewer on weekly TV payment runs
Contributing to the preparation of the annual budget and re-forecasts
Cash-flow and forecasting
Coordinating the work of freelance production accountants
Managing the cost reporting process of pilots and series with Production
Cost reporting centrally accounted projects
Assisting in the preparation of client reports
Liaising with the auditors
Supervising a finance assistant

The candidate MUST come from an Entertainment (Television/Radio/Film) or media sector background. Production accounting experience is an advantage.

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to join what is recognised as one the highest performing Entertainment companies in London. You will in return receive excellent training and career development, as well as having the chance to work alongside some of the best in the business.

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.