Our client, a UK based concert and festival promoter, is seeking a capable Financial Controller to manage all aspects of financial and management accounting and reporting including month end close, audit, statutory reporting, and FP&A for all their subsidiaries.
Key responsibilities will include:
⦁ Supporting CFO align finance function to business objectives and assisting with presentation of reports to senior management.
⦁ Ensuring strong financial management with robust internal controls.
⦁ Ensuring legal compliance across reporting and filing.
⦁ Supervising finance staff and processes to include, AP/AR/finance team.
⦁ Coordinating the preparation of budgets and financial forecasting.
⦁ Managing month end close process including management reporting, variance analysis, cashflow, business KPIs and commentary to senior management.
⦁ Preparing monthly payroll.
⦁ Optimising cash flow for both group and individual subsidiaries.
⦁ Overseeing accurate ticket sales reporting process for events.
⦁ Supporting key decision making and revenue/cost tracking.
⦁ Reporting to corporate finance monthly IRFS, monthly, quarterly and annual reporting to corporate finance.
⦁ Leading on tax matters that cover VAT, FEU and Corporation Tax.
⦁ Managing the annual year end audit and prepare statutory accounts.
⦁ Fostering productive working relationships with key stakeholders.
⦁ Accounting qualification CIMA, ACCA, ACA.
⦁ Solid post-qualified experience with business partnering and production of management and statutory accounts.
⦁ Proficiency reporting to IFRS & FRS 102 reporting standards.
⦁ Experience liaising with senior management and stakeholders.
⦁ Excellent IT skills, advanced Excel skills.
⦁ Experience using SAP.
⦁ Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
⦁ Highly organised, able to prioritise workload and pre-empt problems.
⦁ Previous experience working in music/entertainment business desirable.
Please note that due to the volume of submissions, only successful candidates who meet the exact requirements will be contacted. If you have not heard back within 10 days of submission, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.
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