Finance Manager

Michael Page
London / City of London, London
£50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, PMI, Pension
11 Oct 2019
28 Oct 2019
Jordan Davenport-Smith
Job role
Finance manager
Contract type
Full time
Experience level

Finance Manager role with a global sports/media agency based in City of London. Mandarin is essential. Broad & commercial role. £55K + Bonus + Perks.

Client Details

The Client

Our client is a huge sports/media business that has large global presence and partners with some of the biggest brands around the globe, both sporting and consumer. Whilst a large finance function overall, this role sits within a smaller, close-knit team, focused on business-partnering with some of the firms fastest growing business units across the Asian/Australasian markets hence the need for a Mandarin speaker.

It will be a really broad role within a fantastic business with great scope for progression as well as the chance to travel internationally. They are expanding the City of London team and this is a newly-created Finance Manager position.


The Role

This a varied and commercial Finance Manager role with the following key responsibilities:

  • Analysis: budgeting, forecasting, variance analysis & ad hoc analysis where required
  • Business Partnering: with finance and non-finance. Local business units across the Asian/Australasian markets as well as external stakeholders - acting in a client facing role.
  • Management Reporting: month end close with oversight of AP/AR process.
  • Process/Systems Improvements
  • Profile

    What's Needed

  • Qualified - ACA/ACCA/CIMA
  • Fluent Mandarin speaker
  • Passion for the Media/Sports Industry
  • Great interpersonal skills - in support of business partnering.
  • Able to commute to City of London
  • Happy with some international travel - infrequent and again in support of building business partnering relationships
  • Job Offer

    What's On Offer

  • Up to £55,000 (Experience Dependent)
  • Bonus
  • Strong Pension
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Tickets to Events
  • Option to Relocate Abroad with the Company
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