Moving up to production accountant - film

Sat 15th Sep 9:30am - Sat 13th Oct 2018
Members and Non-members £350 (plus VAT) & booking fee

Course summary
This is an intensive continual professional development course run over 3 weekends at Warner Bros. Studios Leavesden Park, Watford.

Weekend One – 15th/16th September
Weekend Two – 29th /30th September
Weekend Three - 13th October

Who is this course for?

This course is aimed at experienced freelance Assistant Production Accountants working in Film, or HETV Drama who are looking to progress their career to the next level and are committed to a long-term career in the UK Film Industry. All applicants must demonstrate commitment to a long-term career in production accounting in Film.

How will it benefit my career?

If you are an Assistant Production Accountant working in film or HETV drama this is an excellent opportunity for you to upskill and expand your capabilities and confidence in production accounting. After completion of the course, the Production Guild will support you in several ways including promoting the graduates to our members who are some of the most experienced and respected professionals working in film and TV drama production today.

The course will include:

• Movie Magic Budgeting

• Insurance claim procedures and implications

• VAT returns and corrections

• Cashflow and income

• Multiple currencies

• Forecasting/monitoring

• Employment (contracting)

• ‘What if’ scenarios – dealing with the unexpected


To apply to this course please email [javascript protected email address] for an application form or call 01753 651767 

Please download our guidance notes here.

This programme is supported by Creative Skillset’s Film Skills Fund, with BFI’s Film Forever National Lottery funds.

Closing date for applications is noon on Wednesday 5th September 2018.

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