England, London
£100000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus/share options
17 Oct 2016
24 Oct 2016
Annie Wigley
Job Title
Finance Director
Contract Type
Full Time

Global TV Business are looking for an experienced and Commercial Head of Finance for a SME TV and Production start up.

This is a commercially orientated role where you will assist in developing the long term business plan.

You will be a key player in acquiring new business opportunities and keeping on track with the ambitious growth plans of the Agency.

There will be frequent international travel to set up finance in the various Global offices, and work with the TV teams abroad.

Great perks including equity with the opportunity to be part of an exciting entrepreneurial journey.


  • Lead mergers, acquisitions and due diligence
  • Support the growth strategy of the business
  • Put in place internal accounting and reporting procedures
  • Produce and deliver stat accounts
  • New business and client contract fee negotiations
  • Recruit a finance team as the business grows
  • Lead the Audit
  • Work closely with heads of department, non execs and stake holders
  • Investigating new business opportunities


The person


  • Fully qualified- preferably ACA Qualified from a big 4 Audit firm
  • Able to make the travel commitments work
  • Commercially minded
  • Experience managing teams
  • Hands on finance experience
  • Ideally experience in a blue chip or FTSE business
  • Experience within a start up environment helpful
  • Media/ Entertainment experience helpful but not vital
  • Ambitious and forward thinking
  • Educated to degree level ideally
  • Advanced Excel and Power point skills

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