Senior Management Accountant - Entertainment

Job Title: Senior Management Accountant - Entertainment
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £43000 - £48000 per annum + excellent benefits and bonus
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH59531_1497979419
Contact Name: Ricci Gowland
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 20, 2017 18:23

Job Description

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Senior Management Accountant to join a leading entertainment business based in the heart of Central London.

This is an amazing opportunity to join a fast-paced business environment where you will be responsible for analysing marketing and overheads spend and all the process accounting.

The role will include but not be limited to:

  • Preparation of the monthly management accounts for marketing spend, overheads and price protection
  • Provide variance analysis and commentary on spend against budget and latest forecasts
  • Liaise with territories to understand the drivers behind variances and identify potential cost savings
  • Liaise with external audit at year end to resolve any queries they might have with the year-end close
  • Monitor overhead and selling costs against agreed budgets and prepare monthly reports with accompanying variance analysis
    Prepare annual budgets and forecasts
  • Monitor marketing costs against agreed budget allocation and prepare monthly reports with accompanying variance analysis
  • Manage the marketing tracker process and ensure they are completed correctly and submitted on a timely basis
  • Manage invoice processing and liaising with Accounts Payable department to resolve supplier issues

The ideal candidate:

  • Finalist (CIMA strategic level or ACCA professional level)
  • Microsoft Office - Excel (advanced essential), Word, Powerpoint
  • Experience in the Media industry is essential

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.