The Orchard is a leading music distribution company operating in over 40 markets worldwide distributing music from independent artists including Ozuna, Skepta, Jorja Smith, John Prine, and Kelsea Ballerini. With cutting edge operations and an unparalleled global team, The Orchard partners with labels of all sizes to make their music and video available across hundreds of digital and physical retailers around the world. At The Orchard, the focus is to provide a comfortable, social and engaging environment to encourage productivity and creativity

This is an integral role in the Orchard UK finance team, supporting the Director of Finance, the rest of the finance team and the wider Orchard UK business. The successful candidate will be a part qualified finance professional with a can-do attitude who is willing to roll up their sleeves and immerse themselves in a fast paced, fun & rewarding environment which also offers excellent exposure to the workings of an international finance department within the music industry.

What you'll do:

  • Prepare monthly audit file and balance sheet reconciliations, including presentation to Director & Senior Director of Finance
  • Ownership of intercompany relationships with international affiliates, including monthly postings, payments, and reconciliations
  • Prepare and record month end postings, and assist Director of Finance with month end analysis
  • Coordinate year end audit requests and assist to prepare statutory accounts
  • Oversee accounts receivable postings made by offshore team and ownership of weekly AR review and monthly bad debt review
  • Ad hoc finance projects and analysis

Who you are:

  • Part qualified (ACA, ACCA, CIMA)
  • Prior experience of SAP desirable
  • Excellent verbal/written communication skills and interpersonal skills
  • Works well to tight deadlines

What we give you:

  • You join an inclusive, collaborative and global community where you have the opportunity to fuel the creative journey
  • A modern office environment designed to foster productivity, creativity, and teamwork
  • An excellent range of benefits, like private medical cover, a generous pension scheme, life assurance and income protection, plus loads of music biz perks
  • We invest in your professional growth & development
  • Time off for a winter recess

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