Accounts Assistant - Media

  • Location:

    City of London, London

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  • Salary:

    £24000 - £26000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Josh Jordan

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Goodman Masson are currently recruiting for a junior client accountant for a highly reputable media company within one of their agencies. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 1 years finance experience.


  • Daily liaison with account management - for example attending resource meetings and being 'under the skin' of each client
  • Accurate estimating of projects - ensuring correct rate cards are used and the estimate captures all elements of the scope of work
  • Statement of work is agreed (detailing what is in scope) and signed before undertaking of work with a valid client purchase order; and Statement of works have been assessed for potential risks which contravene agency policies
  • Scope creep is identified early, managed and recouped
  • Job reviews and learnings from overages (but capturing in real time potential issues based on % of time to estimate)
  • Timely and accurate invoicing to clients and ensuring debts are recovered
  • Out of pocket expenses are fully recovered
  • Keep the Paprika database up to date daily (scheduled completion, estimates)
  • Closing jobs in real time and recognising revenue throughout the month
  • Working closely with project management on vendor contract agreements
  • Revenue forecasting (forward forecasting), Revenue reporting - mid month, SOW reconciliation, Month end reporting and client profitability reporting


  • Good Excel Skills
  • Strong bookkeeping skills
  • Strong experience in production accounting
  • Flexible approach to assist finance team in any tasks
  • Need to be a self motivator
  • Paprika experience preferred

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