Finance Manager

Job Title: Finance Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Reference: BBBH228_1528994198
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 14, 2018 17:36

Job Description

One of the world's leading publishing houses is currently seeking a Finance Manager to manage the day to day transactional team based in the heart of London. Our client has published some of the biggest titles over the last three decades and works frequently with the most well-renowned authors in the industry. They have big plans to move into new markets over the next 5 years, focusing primarily on the digital marketplace. With offices in Los Angeles, New York, Tokyo and Munich it is a truly Global brand and they currently publish works in over 60 languages. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with strong managerial skills as well as experience in the media industry.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Run the day-to-day transactional finance function
  • Supervise the team in all Purchase Ledger, Sales Ledge and Rights ledger duties
  • Liaise directly with key external stakeholders
  • Build and maintain relationships across the group
  • Set objectives and KPI targets for transactional team
  • Mentor and develop junior team members - 4 direct reports
  • Compile monthly VAT returns

Desired Skills & Experience:

  • Qualified ACA/ACCA/CIMA or QBE
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Experience within a media environment is desired
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Managerial experience