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Finance Director - Media/Publishing

Our client is a dynamic and rapidly growing media and publishing company based in the heart of London. With a focus on delivering high-quality content across various platforms, they are at the forefront of the media industry. As they continue to expand our reach and influence, they are seeking a seasoned and strategic Finance Director to join their leadership team and drive the financial success of their organisation.

  1. Financial Strategy and Planning:
    • Develop and implement financial strategies aligned with the company's overall objectives.
    • Provide insights and recommendations to senior management for informed decision-making.
    • Conduct regular financial analysis, forecasting, and budgeting.
  2. Financial Reporting:
    • Oversee the preparation of accurate and timely financial reports for internal and external stakeholders.
    • Ensure compliance with relevant accounting standards and regulations.
    • Present financial reports to the executive team and board of directors.
  3. Risk Management:
    • Identify and assess financial risks, proposing and implementing mitigation strategies.
    • Monitor and manage cash flow, liquidity, and financial health.
  4. Team Leadership:
    • Lead and mentor the finance team, fostering a culture of excellence and collaboration.
    • Oversee day-to-day financial operations, including accounts payable, accounts receivable, and payroll.
  5. Relationship Management:
    • Collaborate with key internal stakeholders, providing financial insights to support strategic decision-making.
    • Build and maintain strong relationships with external partners, including auditors, regulatory authorities, and financial institutions.
  6. Mergers and Acquisitions:
    • Evaluate potential mergers, acquisitions, and other financial opportunities.
    • Conduct due diligence and financial analysis for potential partnerships.
  7. Compliance and Governance:
    • Ensure compliance with all relevant financial regulations and reporting requirements.
    • Implement and maintain robust internal controls and governance structures.
  • Proven experience as a Finance Director or similar role within the media/publishing industry.
  • Strong understanding of media industry dynamics and financial challenges.
  • Excellent leadership and interpersonal skills.
  • Advanced knowledge of financial regulations and accounting standards.
  • Strategic thinker with the ability to drive financial initiatives.
  • Exceptional analytical and problem-solving abilities.
  • Relevant professional qualifications such as ACCA, CIMA, or ACA.
Job Benefits

£110,000 - £130,000


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Employment Type
Beginning of employment
1st January 2024
Duration of employment
Job Location
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Base Salary
£110,000-£130,000 Per year
Date posted
November 25, 2023
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