The Roald Dahl Story Company Ltd manages the stories of Roald Dahl, across a number of channels including book, theatre, movies, TV marketing, brand partnerships and merchandise.
Salary: Circa. £23,000 - £26,000 (depending on experience)
Contract: 12-month fixed-term contract with scope to go permanent
Working pattern: Monday to Friday, 9.30 to 17.30
Start date: ASAP
Location: Marylebone, London
Closing date: Ongoing, we will hire the right person as soon as we meet them
The finance team provides ‘best in class’ support to the whole company, guiding on controls and policies, and providing robust information and analysis to drive revenue and profits across the business. Reporting into the Financial Controller, the Finance Assistant will be responsible for daily accounting transactions, ensuring processes are optimised for the changing business.
You will provide constant interaction with creative staff, agents, suppliers and customers. Managing these relationships whilst maintaining accurate accounts will be key to success.
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How you can further develop within the role:
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Why join us?
Love Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Matilda and The BFG? How about some of Dahl’s darker tales for adults? So do we!
Based in a fantastic modern office in Marylebone, The Roald Dahl Story Company has big ambitions to turn the world’s favourite stories into the best films, tv, content, innovative publishing in the market – and with a set of partners ranging from Netflix and Disney to Penguin Random House and The Royal Shakespeare Company - we’re well on the way. Far from a traditional literary estate – the company is a collection of over 20 creative, brand building and commercial brains from a range of backgrounds aiming to deliver the best, and most innovative Roald Dahl inspired products and experiences to the market.
What’s more is that we really care for our team - from instructor led weekly on-site Yogalates (think hybrid of yoga and Pilates) and Box-Fit classes, to a kitchen stocked with an assortment of refreshments, and an on-site shower complete with towels and toiletries, we’ve put a lot of thought into creating the perfect office environment and culture for everyone to enjoy.
The Finance Assistant can also benefit from our workplace pension scheme, 28 days’ holiday (plus 8 bank holidays) and company social events.
Please send your CV and tailored cover letter to Livvy Chan (HR Manager) at email@example.com at your earliest convenience.
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