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Finance Manager

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Industry:
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Contact Name: Harper May
Job Published: October 6 2017

Job Description

Harper May is currently working with an iconic festival company based in central London. This exciting and creative industry leader owns and manages some of the biggest music festivals across Europe, working closely with some of the biggest artists and bands from all genres of the music industry. Last year this music giant founded a new winter music festival that combines the best of the alpine ski season with some of the most popular artists around right now. With new festival concepts in the pipeline, this exciting festival company is now looking for aFinance Manager to join their growing team. The role will involve business partnering to ensure the success of new projects and assessing the profitability of new festival concepts.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Producing investment appraisals and profitability analysis for new festival concepts
  • Analysing the profit at both festival and group level
  • Business partnering with the commercial and non-finance teams to ensure the success of projects
  • Ownership of the budgeting and forecasting process
  • Producing cash flow forecasts for festivals
  • Analysing group performance to ensure accurate and innovative strategies for growth
  • Business partnering with the project managers during festival season
  • Analysis of development options in regards to the US market
  • Will produce management information packs that will be reviewed by the board

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Is ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified
  • Has experience within the media industry
  • Previously has had experience in a similar position
  • A university degree would be highly advantageous
  • Has an analytical mind with strong numerical skills
  • Highly-motivated and pro-active self starter
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines