Commercial Management Accountant

Job Title: Commercial Management Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Taunton, Somerset
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: JN -062021-2917979_1623749854
Contact Name: Lucie Brown
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 15, 2021 10:37

Job Description

The Management Accountant will report to the Head of Finance and will have responsibility for a three-person finance team. This role will also be a key part of the group finance team with opportunities to work on and support group wide initiatives.

Client Details

Our client are a PE-backed organisation with an exciting future ahead. As a consequence of the growth and a continual desire to improve and develop the business, they now seek a Management Accountant to strengthen the Finance team.


  • Preparation of the group monthly management accounts and associated commentary
  • Balance sheet reconciliations and review of month end close activities
  • Monthly and quarterly MI for the group stakeholders
  • Business partner for MD and management team and financial input into key commercial decisions
  • Management of the year end audit and liaising with auditors
  • Budgeting and Forecasting to include P&L, Balance sheet, Cashflow, Headcount & Capex
  • Cashflow management and development of weekly forecasts
  • Ensuring all transactional, payroll, VAT and compliance requirements are met
  • Management and development of the current finance team


  • Qualified accountant (CIMA / ACA / ACCA)
  • The ability to work in an SME environment
  • An ability to effectively communicate with senior management whilst remaining comfortable getting into the detail and understanding the business
  • The ability to manage and develop a small finance team

Job Offer

Up to £45,000 + benefits.