Assistant Production Accountant – TV/Film

Finance and Accountancy - GBP200£200 - £250

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Job Description

  • Temporary
  • Remote/UK wide
  • 2021-04-07
  • Job Reference: DF1114359

An award-winning TV/Film Production company are recruiting for an experienced Assistant Production Accountant to work on an exciting new TV series on a contract/freelance basis.

This role could be carried out from home/on a remote basis but would need someone to be on set at least a few days a month. All travel costs will be covered & can be flexible on the daily rate.

Key responsibilities:

  • Manage the monthly/bi-monthly production payment runs, ensuring invoices are approved efficiently and resolving any anomalies/queries;
  • Manage the petty cash, advances and production expenses, ensuring they are accurately recorded;
  • Process production invoices and manage any production supplier queries;
  • Assist with preparing the monthly/weekly production payrolls;
  • Assist the Production Accountants with any month end duties;
  • Assist with cost and cash flow reporting;
  • Filing of production staff contracts;
  • Posting of any auto-enrolment pension deductions.

Key requirements:

  • Previous TV Production Finance/Accounting experience (1-2 years) is essential, working directly with productions, ideally Drama/Scripted;
  • Sound knowledge of production accounting principles;
  • You must be able to travel to production sets across the UK
  • Working knowledge of Production Payrolls and auto-enrolment.

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

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