Royalties Accountant - Music Industry

Job Title: Royalties Accountant - Music Industry
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West End, London
Salary: £40000.00 - £53000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH80542
Contact Name: Andrew Stevens
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 13, 2020 16:36

Job Description

Handle are proud to be working alongside a globally recognised Music company in recruiting a Royalty Manager to join their busy team.

Based in the West End, this exciting and uniquely varied role requires: the overseeing of financial postings for all Royalty accruals and actuals, the reviewing of all balance sheets, and supporting the royalty director with ad-hoc analysis.

Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Royalty Audit, reviewing audit reports and authorising settlements
  • Commercial Markets Licensing
  • International Repertoire License
  • Third Party Licensing
  • Copyright Management
  • Approval of month-end schedule and journals
  • Approval of journals for monthly broadcasting income and cost accruals
  • Review of monthly royalty costs and recoupment
  • Approval of quarterly accounting and authorisation of payments
  • Providing year-end statutory auditors with required information
  • Ad Hoc projects and analysis

You will have previous exposure and experience of royalties and /or data control function within the music industry.

You will be highly skilled on excel and Counterpoint.

You will also be sociable and have a hardworking attitude! This is a fantastic role, not be missed. Apply now!

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.