Accountant

London
Finance & Accounting – Accounting
Full-time
As part of a small but agile finance department of a growing global media company the Financial Accountant is an active part of the operational business. Primarily supporting accounting activities and monthly closing process of two Holding companies, the role will also be providing support for our content production and merchandising business. You will report to the Head of Finance of the business. The company is located in the center of London, whose parent company is based in Germany.

Responsibilities

    •        Production of month end management accounts for two Holding entities with inter-company transactions and Group consolidation
    •        Supporting the accounting of our content production and merchandise business including reviewing contracts, ensuring accurate creation and tracking of invoices and payments as well as participating in month end closing activities
    •        Commitment to continuous improvement of accounting processes and procedures
    •       Ensuring accounting is compliant with IFRS and company policies
    •       Supporting finance department function and topics as necessary

Requirements

    •    Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) or qualified by experience
    •    Preferably you would have experience in a similar role working in the media sector
    •    Preferably with an audit background
    •    Strong attention to detail
    •    Strong time management and organization skills
    •    Good communication skills
    •    Comfortable working with a small team
    •    Desire to develop further knowledge of accounting processes and finance