Assistant Accountant | Artist Management Company | London

Role:

Assistant Accountant | Artist Management Company | London

  • Type:
    Permanent
  • Where:
    London
  • Starts:
    ASAP
  • Salary
    £25000 — £30000
    Per annum + study support
  • Industry:
    Accountancy
  • Doing what:

    Assistant Accountant | Music Artist Management Company | London

    The Company:

    Harmonic are delighted to be recruiting for a well established music management company based in London. The business is home to a roster of some of the world's biggest names in music. The working environment is very friendly and collaborative, the team are sociable and enjoy hanging out with each other.

    They are looking for someone who has a keen interest in both finance and the music industry. This represents a great opportunity to gain a true insight into the financial aspects of the careers of artists from the management perspective.

    The Role:
    This is a newly created role for the company, as part of a long term plan of scaling the finance team. The Assistant Accountant will be supporting the Finance Manager with general bookkeeping duties. Moreover, the business will provide exposure to year end and compliance accounting.

    This represents a unique chance for effective training and career progression, the Finance Manager will be very hands on with mentoring and guiding. The team are also wanting to train and progress someone through the business. You will be provided with support in learning about the financial workings of musical artist management (merchandise, tours, sponsorship and royalties). They are willing to offer study support to those wishing to qualify.

    Duties:

    * Assisting with the Sales and Purchase ledgers
    * Responsible for bank account reconciliations and credit control
    * Dealing with management accounts
    * Supporting with royalty accounting
    * Helping with VAT returns
    * Assisting with payroll duties.
    * Ad-hoc duties supporting Finance Manager

    What you need (essential):

    * Knowledge of XERO
    * Strong organisation skills
    * Confident communicator
    * Solid understanding of bookkeeping
    * Music industry experience

    Salary: £25-30k Bonus (study support if required)

    If you are interested - to be considered for the role please forward your CV or ring 0203 773 3530.

    Please feel free to circulate this with any friends or contacts that may be interested.
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