Accounts Assistant


 job title Accounts Assistant
 organisation name   Location Works
 www.locationworks.com
 location  Remote, London or Suffolk
 duration Full time, permanent
 start date ASAP
 reporting to Chief Operating Officer (COO) and Accountant 
 salary £28,000 per annum
August 2021

About us:

In a nutshell, Location Works finds locations for filming, television, photo-shoots and events. We were the first agency of our type in the world, we created the first on-line location library in the world, and we continue to be a best-in-class market leader, providing hundreds of locations for feature films, television dramas, commercials, music videos, photographic shoots and events each year.

Location Works has a head office in Suffolk, with a base in London, and staff across the UK and India. We have undertaken a growth programme in the last year, increasing the teams and branching out into research and development. This is an exciting time to join a growing organisation with a start up culture and great people!

Check out some of our credits! www.locationworks.com/credits

The job:

We are looking for an individual to work closely with our Chief Operating Officer (COO), Accountant and wider team to manage our internal financial processes. This will include checking and paying invoices, reconciling accounts, dealing with clients and suppliers and preparing commission payments for the team. This varied role is exciting as we branch into new business areas and will provide you with the autonomy to shape our processes, whilst working directly with the senior team to grow the business.

As an employee, you will:

  • Develop an excellent understanding of the activities of the business and a strong working relationship with the team, in order to provide financial, numerical and procedural assistance across the company
  • Manage all invoice processing for locations and clients according to payment schedules
  • Monitoring of and updating cash flow
  • Undertake preparation for monthly payroll, including commission calculations
  • Providing general support as required by the senior management

Who we are looking for:
E = Essential, D = Desirable

  • Someone with bookkeeping/finance experience (E)
  • Great communication skills both verbal and written (E)
  • Experience using Dext/Xero (D)
  • Methodical with attention to detail (E)
  • Strong Excel skills (E)
  • Most importantly, a can-do attitude! We are a small company and that means getting involved in all aspects of the business (E)

In return we can offer you:

  • A chance to work for an exciting, growing organisation where you can make a real difference
  • A friendly and supportive team
  • The ability to work with our CEO on shaping new processes for the business
  • An insight into an industry that is growing in the UK
  • And maybe the chance to go on set for a TV/Film production!

Application process:

  • Please apply with a CV and Covering Letter detailing your suitability for the role and send to recruitment@locationworks.com
  • Closing Date Friday 3rd September 2021
  • Interviews week commencing 5th September 2021