Senior Accountant - Global Television Brand

Job Title: Senior Accountant - Global Television Brand
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH64914
Contact Name: Ricci Gowland
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 12, 2018 14:47

Job Description

We're extremely excited to be working on an exclusive opportunity with one of the world's largest Television brands, in the search to find a Senior Accountant. The role is a pivotal part of the Accounting Team and will be managing a small team, based in the heart of Central London

The main responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Line management for a team of 5
  • Ensure allocation of revenue is complete to statutory view
  • Hands on support for the budget process
  • Verify the producer share reporting and accounting entries
  • Ensuring efficiency of process and pro-actively identifying and implementing opportunities for process improvement
  • Train the team members on new processes to enable them to deliver the required output on an on-going basis
  • Sign off monthly and quarterly reporting packs
  • Support the Head of department and the team with preparation and presentation of Budgets and Forecasts to FM management.
  • Supporting the Head of department in the provision of supporting documentation and analysis for external audit
  • Provide ad hoc analysis as requested by the Head of department or the business

The ideal candidate

  • Qualified Accountant or QBE preferably with experience of working within a media business - ideally in TV, Film or Production
  • Line management experience is essential
  • Advanced Excel skills

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.