Finance Operations Manager | Music Industry

Role:

Finance Operations Manager | Music Industry

  • Type:
    Permanent
  • Where:
    London
  • Salary
    £60000.00 — £70000.00
    Per annum + discretionary bonus
  • Industry:
    Accountancy
  • Doing what:

    Finance Operations Manager | Music Industry | London

    Harmonic are delighted to be partnering with an international music business who are currently looking for a Finance Operations Manager to join the business.

    The Company

    They are based in modern offices in an easily accessible part of London which is a hub for music companies. The business is well-known for adopting a modern approach to work-life balance and have a sociable working environment. There are around 50 employees based in the London office, so there is a real tigh-knit feel to the team. My client has continued to scale and expand despite the current circumstances; this position is a newly created role, which provides the flexibility for the candidate to truly make their mark on it.

    The Role

    As the Finance Operations Manager you will be the number 2 in finance, reporting directly into a talented Finance Director.

    You will primarily be responsible for ensuring the smooth delivery of royalty distributions to customers, whilst also having a deep understanding of how it relates to the financial reporting. Another main focus will be to drive process improvements by streamlining internal processes and making efficiencies. As this is a new position, there is scope to grow and develop the role as the company continues to scale.

    The Duties:

    * Manage the distribution process (payments of royalties to customers)
    * Provide key pieces of analysis to present to senior stakeholders
    * Monitor the balance sheet
    * Provide quality assurance checks on all distributions
    * Provide the Finance Director with any adhoc project work & analysis
    * Implement processes and controls to drive efficiencies

    What we need to see (essential):

    * Qualified Accountant (ACA/CIMA/ACCA) or strong Operational Finance experience
    * Strong communication skills
    * Proficient in Excel

    What we'd like to see (bonus):

    * Prior experience working with Royalties in the Music, TV, Film or Media industry
    * Knowledge of withholding tax

    Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 plus discretionary bonus

    If this role is of interest, please apply online. Due to the high volume of applications we are receiving, if you haven't heard back from us please assume your application was unfortunately unsuccessful on this occasion

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