Head of Finance

Harper May
13 Mar 2018
15 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Description

My client is a rapidly growing independent broadcasting organisation with an award winning online streaming platform. The company is based in Central London and is currently seeking a Head of Finance to join their team. My client has had year-on-year growth of 110% since inception 5 years ago, this is mainly due to their award-winning mini-series focusing on modern social issues. The successful candidate will be fully ACA qualified with previous media experience. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a rapidly expanding company with an outstanding working environment.

Key responsibilities:

  • Managing a small finance team and developing the department
  • Business partnering closely with Managing Directors and other senior stakeholders
  • Creating detailed mid and long term financial models
  • Developing new business opportunities
  • Support the implementation of new processes and controls and the implementation of new systems
  • Preparation of annual budgets and forecasts of the future performance of the business
  • Full control of reporting and statutory compliance across the group
  • Review and monitoring of Group tax position, calculations and filings

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Fully qualified ACA
  • Prior online/media experience
  • Excellent Excel and financial modeling skills are required
  • Excellent inter-personal and communication skills
  • Ability to work with a high level of accuracy and meet strict deadlines
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and dynamic environment