Production Accountant – Television

Finance and Accountancy - GBP300£300- £350 Per day

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Job Description

  • Temporary
  • Remote/Leeds
  • 2021-04-07
  • Job Reference: DF1114402

An award-winning TV/Film Production company are looking for an experienced Production Accountant to work on a new Drama TV series on a contract/freelance basis in Leeds.

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. 


  • Manage production cash-flows
  • Provide regular reviews of cost reports
  • Reconcile all productions to trial balance
  • Provide final cost analysis
  • Ensure expenses & petty cash are posted
  • Manage, support and guide the Assistant Production Accountant
  • Manage recoverables, recharging and profitability
  • Ensure PAYE & freelance payments are accurate & processed on time
  • Calculate and post monthly revenue, accruals and pre-payment journals
  • Ensure month end deadlines are met and the financial information is accurate
  • Review aged debtors
  • Liaise and build solid working relationships with the production teams
  • Provide summaries of productions profitability

As the Production Accountant it is expected that you have at least 3 years’ experience working within TV/Film Production Accounts and ideally on Drama or Scripted shows.

Due to a high number of applications only suitable candidates will be contacted regarding this role. Please do not apply for this role if you do not have TV/Film experience

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