Accounts Assistant – Touring

Finance and Accountancy - GBP22000£22,000 - £23,000

Job Description

  • Permanent
  • London
  • 2021-07-29
  • Job Reference: LB1154137

Do you have 1 years accounts experience? Looking for an interesting, slightly different and varied role? We are working with a leading West End Accountancy firm who specialises in the music industry and they are looking for a junior to join their tour accounting team.

This position will see you working with a number of high profile musicians and bands helping to manage the finances of their tours and will also offers a study package!

You will need to be a confident communicator and have the want to learn whilst working within a fast paced environment.

The role:

  • Daily review of the bank account and cash flows for a variety of clients, setting up approved bank payments
  • Raise and post sales invoices for upcoming shows, reviewing the debtors list and assisting with the collection of monies
  • Review contracts to ensure correct payments are made and received
  • Maintain and reconcile the purchase ledger including liaising for payment authorisation
  • Post and reconcile bank account and tour float transactions
  • Liaise with record labels for tour support requests and back end reporting
  • Preparing VAT Returns
  • Posting credit card transactions and reconciling statements

The person:

  • Previous experience as an accounts assistant (min 12 months)
  • Looking to commence or already studying towards an accountancy qualification
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • A genuine interest in Music
  • Great attention to detail, willing to learn and organised
  • Experience of Sage 50 or/and Xero an advantage
  • Comfortable using Excel

Due to the high volume of applications received, regrettably only successful candidates will be contacted

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