Music Royalties Assistant - West End Accountancy Firm

Austin Rose
Covent Garden
£20000 - £25000 per annum
02 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
   -   Firm: Large Accountancy Practice
   -   Workload: Royalty Accounts, Royalty Audits and Catalogue Valuations
   -   Clients: Music & Entertainment
   -   Location: West End, London
   -   Benefits: Competitive salary & excellent training and development 
   -   Salary: £24-28k

Are you a confident individual with excellent communication skills and a mathematical brain who has a strong interest in music? Would you like to interact and liaise with extremely high profile artists, record labels and publishing companies on a day to day basis while kick-starting your career in accountancy?

Our client, an extremely commercial firm of chartered accountants, is currently seeking a Royalties Assistant to join their highly regarded and successful music team due to strong organic growth.

You will be expected to provide support to a client base with a strong focus on music, with 70% of the workload setting up new record labels and publishing companies for royalties accounting. This will entail understanding the legal agreements put in place and then providing quarterly or six monthly royalty statements to either the companies or the artists. In addition, 15% of the work will derive from undertaking audits of royalty agreements. This will be carried out on behalf of an artist and involve regular visits to record labels to examine their accounts to ensure the correct level of payments have been made. The final 15% will be assisting with record and publishing catalogue valuations.

As a prospective candidate you should:
-Have a mathematical brain with a good academic record
-Preferably educated to degree level or equivalent
-Have a strong interest in the music industry
-Be excellent inter-personally with a proactive and confident manner
-Work experience in a music related environment preferable

This would be an excellent opportunity to join an extremely successful firm during a period of sustained growth.

Please call on 0203 225 5060 to discuss this role further or apply on-line for immediate consideration.

Please also note that due to the volume of applications, only those shortlisted will be contacted. If you have not received a response within two weeks, please assume your application for this role was unsuccessful. However, understand that we will keep your CV on record for any future role that could be your perfect match.

If you are seeking Royalties Assistant jobs in London contact Austin Rose, the Public Practice Recruitment Specialists.