Financial Controller needed for the exciting juncture between financial services and movie making!
Young entrepreneurial business with a string of award-winning and celebrated films and documentaries to its name, currently looking to add a chartered accountant to fulfil the position of Financial Controller.
This company is a film financier, producer and distributor for award-winning content for the ever-expanding number of platforms that are hungry to new films and documentaries. Amazon, Netflix, cinema, Sky, terrestrial TV etc.
This small team have come from highly rewarding careers in investment banking and hedge funds but have very successful transitions to the exciting new asset class of media content. They are employing disruptive financing structures to raise and invest capital in a variety of high profile projects. As such this position is suited to a chartered accountant with private markets investment accounting experience and a passion for movies and documentaries. Someone that would like to take their skills set towards a more tangible and visible area of investment.Responsible for the accounting operations of this business you will:
- manage books and records, management reporting, forecasting and budgeting.
- evaluate and manage counterparty risk
- managing individual film waterfalls and cash flow
- ensuring compliance with regulations, financial statements, corporate tax planning,
Your strategic planning and exceptional numerical proficiency as a Financial Controller will aid this organisation in maintaining positive revenue and financial growth, formulating sound financial strategies, implementing internal controls and developing financial plans that support organisational strategy. A background in accounting within the media space is not essential but an ambition to learn and develop within the sector is. The role will involve deep engagement with varied contracts across investment, sales and distribution so a keen eye for legal contracts is essential.
You are likely to have a few years of post qualified experience and bring proven financial management skills.
Are you ready for something more dynamic and exciting?