Head of Finance - Advertising Agency

  • Job Reference: 1230536668-2
  • Date Posted: 5 February 2024
  • Recruiter: Talentedge
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Marketing, Media
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Role: Head of Finance

Salary: circa £75,000 + benefits

Location: Central London (flexible hybrid working)

TalentEdge are currently working with an extremely exciting Advertising Agency currently looking to hire a Head of Finance to join their high-growth finance team during this period of exciting expansion.

This is a fantastic senior finance opportunity any candidates looking to take the next step in their finance career, to learn from a dynamic Finance Director and business partner with a number of key business stakeholders across the business in a vibrant agency environment.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Providing detailed analysis and revenue reporting for key finance stakeholders
  • Producing monthly board pack information with analysis as well as monthly revenue forecasts
  • Preparing P&L and revenue dashboard for key business stakeholders in line with reforecast
  • Producing full year budget and forecasts
  • Client profitability analysis working with client / divisional leads to ensure that commercials are maximizing revenue and ensuring appropriate targets are set and monitored
  • Assist with commercial leads with client contract negotiation
  • Assisting with audit preparation and audit requests
  • Ad hoc project analysis work

The Ideal Person:

  • Qualified accountant ACA / ACCA / CIMA
  • Experience within the media / marketing services sector is preferable
  • Excellent technical finance experience is essential
  • A proven track record of supporting business growth
  • A proven track record of mentoring and developing junior reports
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to work with both senior and junior stakeholders