[PIAS] – Accounting Lead (US)

Longview has been engaged to assist our client [PIAS} – an international, independent artist music production, distribution and management firm – in finding an Accounting Lead for their LA office (Hollywood).

Responsibilities for this full time, permanent position include:
  • Booking of all day-to-day transactions, sales invoicing (including recharges to 3rd Party Labels and to Group Labels), processing vendor invoices
  • Managing payments (including payroll) & local bank relationships
  • Credit control for outstanding invoices and resolving debtor queries
  • Manage period-end closings (monthly/quarterly/yearly) in accordance with company guidelines and US GAAP
  • Review Financial Statements and Tax returns prepared by external accounting firm
  • Act as US key-user for NetSuite (Group Finance system)
  • Manage other administrative tasks (payroll administration, office management, etc)
  • Assist in the analysis of the Distribution & Logistics costs (in collaboration with the Group Finance Department)
  • Overall spendings and Overheads including Staff costs
  • Other Ad-Hoc requests, in collaboration with the Group Finance Department
  • Provide all necessary inputs for Budget & Forecast preparation and for other Group Reporting
  • Prepare the Actual vs Budget & vs Forecast analysis of variances and report to the Group Finance Department
  • Group reporting for legal consolidation (in collaboration with Group Finance Department and external accountancy company)
  • Report weekly cash-flow and weekly turnover
Experience required or preferred:
  • Minimum 5+ years of experience in a similar Finance / Accounting capacity required
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting preferred
  • Experience in the Music industry a plus
  • A passion for the music industry strongly preferred

Interested parties, please submit your confidential resume in MS Word format for immediate consideration.

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