Royalties Accountant - Music

Job Title: Royalties Accountant - Music
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH57309_1487764724
Contact Name: Joe Parsons
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 22, 2017 11:58

Job Description

Do you have a Royalties background from within the Music industry? This large and extremely successful Music business need a Royalties Accountant to join ASAP on a rolling contract. You must have a background in music and be able to start at short notice.

Your responsibilities:

  • To assist in the day to day tasks involved in the collation of Royalty Statements and Income from third parties which include:
    • Monitoring the generic inbox
    • Saving & downloading statements from Portals and data files into the various drives and data storage facilities
    • Analysing the information received and highlighting errors, feeding back this information to the sender and correcting files where necessary
    • Chasing statements and income from Distribution and License partners
    • Raising requests for Royalty statement invoices
    • Matching the receipts against statements/invoices on BMG's in house system
    • Liaising with the Sales Processing Team in Berlin
  • To assist with the setting up of Royaltor records on the Record Maestro royalty system.
  • Ad hoc tasks - Various analysis tasks, royalty accounting or queries as directed by Senior Royalty Manager & Royalty Managers

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.