Production Accountant

Central London
£45k - 55k per year
22 Mar 2019
29 Mar 2019
Ella Graham
Experience Levels
Contract Type
Full Time

An award winning, multi-genre TV Production company has an amazing opportunity for an experienced TV production accountant to support the FC and head of production across various genre of programmes.

Working within a fast paced, entrepreneurial environment, you will help implement new production accounting procedures, ensuring the smooth running of a number of different productions. Day to day you will be responsible for:

  • Attending start up and close down production meetings, ensuring financial control & compliance
  • Provide funding forecasts
  • Prepare budgets, cashflow and monitor cost reports
  • Manage the finance assistant with all the transactional bookkeeping duties
  • Controlling production expenditure
  • Assist with audit
  • Assist production managers & senior management with any requirements
  • Ad hoc duties

The will need to demonstrate strong levels of integrity, professionalism and gravitas when dealing with production team and broadcasters alike. Having a real passion for the TV industry and able to build strong relationships is a must as well as:

  • Several years TV production accounting experience
  • Experience with PMI and strong Excel
  • Able to work on a variety of productions simultaneously
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Able to manager and train staff

This is a rare opportunity to work with brilliant people and be part of a company, who are tipped to be the new ‘super-indie’ in the making, from grassroots stage.