Interim Finance Manager - TV Production Company C4779

We are urgently seeking a qualified Finance Manager to join a leading television production company. 

Candidates must be available for an immediate start and be suitably qualified.


Our client is a leading television production company. 


The key function of this role is to financially manage the TV Production division working closely with the Heads of Production & Post Production, whilst also providing analysis and commercial insight to the Finance Director.

Key Responsibilities -  

  • Manage and produce monthly management accounts, all forecasts, budgets and three-year plans with analytics and deadlines
  • Control of the TVP billing process, ensuring billing is up to date, timely and in line with contractual agreements
  • Review and prepare the end of month journals, accruals, prepayments, recharges, setting up and maintaining codes following the group's finance policy
  • Liaison with the statutory auditors, third-party auditors, Group Finances and the TV production management teams including the provision of all necessary information
  • Revenue and cost analysis to improve profitability or grow revenues.


With substantial experience of working in an accounting process within a TV production company, you will have expertise in management accounts, forecasting, budgeting, managing foreign currency budgets, and managing cash flow.

You have a proven track record of direct line management with a strong commercial acumen  with impeccable data interpreting abilities.

You are a qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA etc.) who has a working knowledge of the TV production business.  

Please Note: Candidates should only apply if they are available to start immediately and are suitably qualified.

If your skills & experience fit the above requirements and you would like to take the next step, please apply online attaching your CV in WORD format.

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