Finance Director | Live Entertainment Business | London

Role:

Finance Director | Live Entertainment Business | London

  • Type:
    Permanent
  • Where:
    London
  • Starts:
    ASAP
  • Salary
    £80000.00 — £100000.00
    Per annum
  • Industry:
    Accountancy
  • Doing what:

    Finance Director | Live Entertainment Business | London

    Harmonic are proud to be working exclusively with one of the UK's most renowned live entertainment businesses. The company operate predominantly in the Entertainment event space and are looking to expand their offering internationally. As the Finance Director, your role will be integral to the financial road-mapping and commercial support for the expansion.

    The business currently has a turnover of in excess of £20 million, which has continued to grow year upon year. They organise around 10 events and festivals, predominantly in the UK, but have begun to already have an international foothold. The company is well-known for having an inclusive working environment, with a sociable and fun-loving team.

    The Role:

    Reporting directly into the Business Directors, this is a newly created position for the business, and thus provides an opportunity for a Financial Controller willing to step up to the position of Finance Director, or equally an experienced Finance Director to really shape the role into your own. You will be responsible for the management and development of a finance team of 4 people currently.

    Your responsibilities will include overarching control of the finance function, ensuring that a high level of financial control is established and maintained. As well as the general accounting duties, such as forecasting and budgeting, this position will be highly commercial. The Directors are looking for a Finance Director who is commercially astute enough to play an important role in setting the commercial and financial strategy of the business alongside the Directors.

    Duties:

    Your duties will include:

    * Overall management of the Finance function
    * Working closely with the Directors to produce the commercial and financial strategy
    * Responsibility for the budgeting and forecasting
    * Preparation of annual accounts
    * Supervising and reviewing Management Accounts

    What we'd like to see (essential):

    * ACCA/CIMA/ACA Qualified or Qualified by Experience
    * Prior experience in the Events/Festivals/Entertainment sector
    * Experience working in consumer and supplier facing businesses.

    Salary: £80,000 - £100,000

    Bonus: Pension, Healthcare, Entertainment Industry Perks!

    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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