Head of Accounting | Temp to Perm | Music Start-Up | London


Head of Accounting | Temp to Perm | Music Start-Up | London

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    Head of Accounting (1 day a week) | Temp to Perm | Music Start-up | London

    Harmonic are delighted to be recruiting for a Music start-up who are looking for an ambitious individual to join the team initially on one day a week with the view to the role becoming permanent after 3 months. The company specialise in business management and accounting for events businesses, artists and talent agencies in the music industry. The role has come about due to the increased volume of work that has come into the business. They already are working with some of the biggest names in the industry.

    The company are based in a modern creative co-working space in Central London. You will be working closely alongside the business director, reviewing the business plan and working on pitches to clients. This is a fantastic opportunity to get in at the 'ground level' of a fast-growing business to become a business partner. Following the initial 3 month period, they want this role to transition to a more permanent one, and move into a more strategical role - where equity would be on offer.

    The Role:

    In the first couple of months you will be working on reviewing accounts, overseeing payroll and getting Management Accounts ready. You will also get lots of client-facing exposure. The responsibilities include consulting with clients, and getting pitches ready.

    With regards to the more strategical duties, the role will be heavily involved in discussing and evolving the future business plan for the company. After embedding yourself within the first 3 months, this role will transition to being even more strategical.

    The Duties:

    * Partnering with the Director to set the business plan
    * Pitching prospective clients
    * Reviewing client accounts
    * Preparing end of year accounts
    * Involved in producing Management Accounts
    * Overseeing payroll
    * Providing financial consultancy to clients

    What we need to see (essential):

    * ACCA/ACA Qualified
    * Experience working in Practice/Private Finance/Family Office
    * A passion for music!
    * Strong communication skills

    What we'd like to see (bonus):

    * Multi-lingual
    * Experience in international accounting

    Day Rate: £275-350

    Bonus: Equity (post 3 month period)

    Please get in touch at or give me a call on 0203 773 3530.

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