Financial Controller | Fast-Growth TV & Film Business

Role:

Financial Controller | Fast-Growth TV & Film Business

  • Type:
    Permanent
  • Where:
    London
  • Salary
    £50000.00 — £65000.00
    Per annum + plus bonus
  • Industry:
    Accountancy
  • Doing what:

    Financial Controller | Fast-Growth TV & Film Production Company | London

    Harmonic are delighted to be working exclusively with a rapidly growing Independent TV & Film production company based in London.



    The Business:

    They are a multi award-winning production business behind multiple recognisable media projects. Turnover has continued to rise year-on-year and now stands at around £15 million. The offices are located in a trendy part of London and the culture is well-known for being fun-loving and sociable. You will be joining a team of 20 that is tight-knit and very welcoming!

    The business is renowned for investing in their staff and helping them develop professionally. They have recently expanded their offering internationally, thus providing valuable international exposure for the successful candidate. This is the perfect opportunity for a qualified accountant with experience in the Media & Entertainment industry, who is looking for progression and greater autonomy.



    The Role:

    As the first senior finance hire for this ambitious business, you will be reporting directly into the CEO and will be expected to contribute to setting the financial and commercial strategy of the business. You will be primarily responsible for managing the finance function, budgeting, forecasting. With a clear pathway to Finance Director in a couple of years, this presents a unique opportunity to play a pivotal role in the continued growth of an exciting, scaling business.



    The Duties:

    The duties will include but not be limited to:

    * Management of a junior member of staff
    * Producing monthly management accounts and presenting to Senior Management
    * Supporting the CEO with the commerical and financial strategy
    * Ensuring smooth running of the finance function
    * Leading on budgeting & forecasting
    * Ad-hoc duties and projects



    What we need to see (essential):

    * CIMA/ACCA/ACA Qualified
    * Experience in the creative industries (Entertainment, Media, Marketing/Advertising, TV, Film or Music)
    * Strong and confident communication skills.
    * Highly ambitious and driven.

    What we'd like to see (bonus):

    * Experience in TV or Film
    * Managerial experience
    * Experience with US entities

    Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 plus bonus

    If this is something of interest, please get in touch at or 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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