Head of Finance

Finance and Accountancy - GBP80000£80,000 - £100,000

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Job Description

  • Permanent
  • London
  • 2021-11-08
  • Job Reference: EG 1203350

Fantastic opportunity for a qualified Head of Finance to join a growing independent TV production company who has produced a number of award winning drama’s!

Working closely with COO and Head of Production, the role will have overall responsibilities for the finance function of this growing company. This would ideally suit an experienced finance professional from the TV / Film Production industry and is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking to move up the ladder or seeking to have more hands on experience that comes with working in the indie sector.

The Role:

  • Full responsibility for the financial reporting and planning in accordance to UK GAAP
  • Ful preparation and presentation of the board reports
  • Manage the budgeting, forecasting and reforecasting cycles
  • Prepare monthly management accounts
  • Cashflow forecasting and management
  • Develop detailed financial models and projections
  • Oversee the production finance team, including the initial set up of the function
  • Manage the tax requirements including claiming of tax credits
  • Oversee the post production accounts

The Person:

  • Fully qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA or equivalent
  • TV production experience is essential, ideally in scripted programming
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong technical accounting skills and commercially astute
  • Advanced Excel
  • Able to join, influence and challenge an experienced senior management team
  • Positive, ‘can-do’ attitude with a logical and driven approach

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

To apply for this job email your details to ella@saucerecruitment.com.