Chief Financial Officer

Job Title: Chief Financial Officer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £150000 - £180000 per annum
Reference: 608_1567093518
Contact Name: Harper May
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Job Published: August 29, 2019 16:45

Job Description

Our client is a leading television and film production company that delivers a variety of household programming and box office hits. The company's vision is to be held in the highest esteem of the cinematic industry. Having worked with some of the biggest names in UK television the company has an illustrious history of successful British productions and has worked with some of most eclectic and talented writers and producers in the industry. They are looking for a vibrant Chief Financial Officer to ensure their vision is achieved. The successful candidate will have a proven background in media and entertainment and a stern control of production budgets and contract finance.

Key responsibilities:

  • Leading, developing and expanding the finance team
  • Complete oversight of M&A for the business
  • Business partnering closely with the CEO and other senior stakeholders to ensure the group hits its strategic milestones
  • Identify and implement process improvements to enhance the efficiency and accuracy of the monthly, quarterly and annual reporting process
  • Oversee the financial planning and budgeting processes for new technologies
  • Offering key strategic advice and analysis in relation to international expansion and effective growth strategy

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • ACCA/CIMA/ACA Fully qualified
  • Must have Film/TV Production experience
  • Previous experience of managing and developing staff
  • Ability to work with a high level of accuracy and meet strict deadlines
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and dynamic environment
  • Excellent Excel skills