Head of Finance - TV Production

Head of Finance - TV Production

Job Title: Head of Finance - TV Production
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £65,000 - £75,000
Contact Name: Matt Newman
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Job Published: October 26, 2017 10:47

Job Description

Our client an independent television production company is looking for a Head of Finance to join the business. They are and will be going through a rapid period of growth over the next couple of years and will be looking for someone who is adept in an expanding business. 

The role will report directly into the directors and aid the continued development of the business. This is a technical role looking after the television productions from an accounting perspective and keeping up to date with the cost reporting. Candidates should be qualified (ACA/ACCA/CIMA or equivalent) and be able to demonstrate the technical acumen.

Responsibilities will include;

  • Hands on day to day financial responsibility
  • Management of assistant accountant and production accountant
  • Preparation and presentation of management accounts to the board
  • Create budgets and oversee forecasting
  • Royalty accounting
  • Monthly commissions
  • Co-ordinate tax credits

Successful applicants should have experience in a television or film production company and understand the complexities of production accounting.

This is a value adding role in a fast growing business. Short-listed candidates will be contacted within 48 hours.