Production Accountant - Part-time 3 days per week

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Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£Competitive
Posted
09 Mar 2017
Closes
09 Apr 2017

Production Accountant - Part-time 3 days per week

Great Marlborough Productions is a Time Warner company that creates ‘The Amazing World of Gumball’ for Turner Broadcasting/Cartoon Network. We are looking for an organised, experienced and proactive Production Accountant to support the production and finance teams. The role will report to the Executive Producer, and will take on responsibility for ‘The Amazing World of Gumball’, with budgets of circa $10m. 

The Role is 2 days per week in the Production office, and 1 day per week at Turner Broadcasting HQ.

The successful applicant will be comfortable communicating with all levels of management, both financial and non financial.

The ideal candidate will have a background in TV/Film production, ideally animation. Having Overseen a tax Relief Application would also be beneficial. 

Responsibilities:

  • Finance management reporting
  • Cash management and analysis
  • Internal production recharges
  • Manage production creditors
  • Implementation of control procedures and policies that are adhered to within production.
  • Production subsidies management
  • Reconciliation of Production Costs to General Ledger
  • Analysing and Forecasting of Production Costs
  • Making application for UK TAX relief

Requirements:

  • An interest in television production, and appropriate accounting and finance experience are essential.
  • Suitable candidates must have clear, confident communication skills and prior experience of working within a production environment.
  • Experience of reporting to a corporate HQ and interacting with a centralized Finance team, would be an advantage.
  • They should be independent problem solvers, with solid organizational skills and be able to react positively to ever changing priorities.
  • An understanding of the current payroll legislations is preferred
  • Ideally they will have experience of working in a multi currency environment and have worked on productions made in more than one country
  • An accounting qualification, either ACA, CIMA, ACCA, is required

Please note - this role is a part-time position and is an 18 month Fixed Term Contract

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