Role details

Finance Director

New York   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Advertising agency is seeking a Finance Director
  • Role will report into CFO and oversee all finance/accounting for agency

About Our Client

Major global agency with headquarters in London is seeking a Finance Director to sit on the CFO's team in the New York City office.

Job Description

  • Manage the development and growth of the finance department
  • Responsible for all financial operations, including the production of monthly reports, periodic.
  • Forecasts, staff utilization analyses, accounting records and systems, and ensuring strong financial

Key Responsibilities

  • Create and negotiate staff plans and retainer based engagements.
  • Provide real-time financial analysis, as needed.
  • Analyze utilization reports and ensure fulltime v freelance staff efficiencies.
  • Analyze current financial tools and processes and offer efficiency based points of view and solutions.
  • Manage the development of the annual budget and monthly and quarterly forecasts.
  • Maintain daily budget/forecast reports, calculate variances, report significant issues to management and offer points of view and solution.
  • Maintain and deliver monthly Profit & Loss statement.
  • Manage petty cash.Oversee freelance requests and hires.
  • Work with each agency's Production and Business Affairs departments to maintain projections and adjust forecast accordingly.

The Successful Applicant

Ideal Finance Director candidate will have:

  • Degree in Finance (CPA +)
  • Industry experience: Production, Post-Production, Advertising or PR.
  • Strong communication skills, both written and oral, and ability to build strong connections with coworkers.
  • Skilled in ERP Database software
  • Experience in introducing new processes and tools.

What's on Offer

Commensurate with experience.

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