Eventim UK
Charing Cross Road, London
Salary subject to skills, experiences, and behaviours
19 Nov 2020
03 Dec 2020
Contract type
Full time



  • Job Type:  Fixed term contract (12 months) | full time | salaried (monthly)
  • Location: Charing Cross Road, London WC2H 0HF
  • Line Manager: Finance Director
  • Salary Level: Subject to skills, experiences, and behaviours (refer below)
  • Working hours: Monday - Friday | 40 hours pw | 9am to 6pm
  • Holidays: 25 per annum + public holidays

Responsibilities (including but not limited to)

  • To comply with all legislative or accounting related control practices as directed by the Finance Director
  • To implement and maintain an effective control environment aligned with HQ best practices and guidelines
  • To act as the lead on finance department change projects
  • To make the business more effective through process evaluation, design and implementation of new financial and working practices
  • To build relationships with key stakeholders; looking for ways to continuously improve processes and controls
  • KPI and variance analysis; reporting findings to colleagues across the business to aid decision making and process improvements 
  • Interface with end-user customers, internal EVENTIM departments and / or divisions (non-UK) to provide regular financial information, commentary, etc.
  • Assist with budgeting and forecasting; to include reconciliation of balance sheet, etc.
  • Preparation of month end management accounts and monthly / quarterly reporting packs to HQ in a timely and effective manner
  • Be the Local Key User for the Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) application (MS Dynamics Nav)
  • Provide ad-hoc office administration support, to include business correspondence and / or management reports as and when required
  • Document client contact in accordance with company policy and procedures

 Skills & Experience


  • Proven experience in a similar role
  • ACCA, ACA or CIMA qualified accountant or latter stages of qualification 
  • Knowledge of both IFRS and UK GAAP 
  • Technical and practical knowledge of finance and business intelligence tools; to include MS Dynamics Nav (Business Central and Nav 2013), Micro Strategy (or similar) and Salesforce (or similar)
  • Advanced knowledge of relational databases (including administration) and data structure; to include MS Excel and MS Access
  • Varied system experience both operationally and technically with experience of end to end process change 
  • Proven analytical skills and experience in business partnering to non-finance stakeholders 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills to effectively present information to a wide range of audiences, end users and senior management


  • European language(s)
  • Experience of working in a live entertainment or ticketing background would be advantageous 


The following attributes determine how the role will be carried out and are required to be a success:

  • A highly motivated and conscientious individual with the ability to work well under pressure, to make key decisions and to motivate others
  • A fast learner with enthusiasm and excitement for challenging environments and wanting to change the status quo 
  • A high degree of business acumen with the ability to think cross functionally; underpinned by commercial sensibility
  • A rigorous approach to work and an eye for detail
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions
  • Ability to act and learn through their own initiative and execute objectives without day-to-day supervision
  • Pro-active attitude; must have the drive to succeed
  • Pro-active nature; a flexible approach to hours of work and location of duties
  • Adaptability in order to move within an ever-changing commercial environment 


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