Royalties Accountant | Global Media Business | London

Role:

Royalties Accountant | Global Media Business | London

  • Type:
    Permanent
  • Where:
    London
  • Starts:
    ASAP
  • Salary
    £27000 — £35000
    Per annum
  • Industry:
    Accountancy
  • Doing what:

    Royalties Accountant | Global Media Business | London

    Harmonic are proud to be recruiting for a world-renowned Media Production business. They are looking for a Royalties Accountant to join the team which deals with payments to clients. You will be based from their modern offices in Central London, working alongside a friendly and sociable team.

    The Role:

    As the Royalties Accountant you will be responsible for processing payments for those who have contributed to the productions. You will have a central role in liaising with those in other departments, such as Production and Legal. This broad position also includes communication with external stakeholders, such as Talent Agencies.

    This position reports into the Payment Supervisor, who has a great track record of training and guiding junior members of staff. This is a great opportunity to combine knowledge of both royalties and finance, gaining exposure to the fundamental financial elements of Media Production.

    The Duties:

    * Performing Payment Runs
    * Responsibility for Account Reconciliations
    * Liaise with internal stakeholders (Legal, Production, Sales)
    * Deal with queries from Artist Management Agencies, Music Collection societies etc.
    * Make payments to other contributors of productions
    * Ad-hoc tasks

    What we need to see (essential):

    * Experience working with Royalties (TV, Film, Music or Publishing)
    * Or, past experience within finance or royalties in Media Production
    * Strong organisational skills
    * Highly numerate
    * Background in Accounts Payable (AP)
    * Strong Excel skills

    What we'd like to see (bonus):

    * Knowledge of union agreements
    * TV/Film/Media Production Finance experience

    Salary: £28,000 - £35,000

    Bonuses: Industry Perks!

    If this is something of interest, please get in touch at or give me a call on 0203 773 3530

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