Management Accountant (Outsourced Finance Team) in Torquay at Bishop Fleming

Date Posted: 7/10/2020

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Torquay or Exeter with opportunities for remote working

We are looking to recruit a talented and commercially minded Management Accountant to join our expanding outsourced finance team.

Predominately working with a large healthcare client, you will be taking on a management accounting role which will give the opportunity to make a real positive impact on our client’s business through the detailed analysis and interpretation of financial information.

There is potential for this role to evolve and develop further as our outsourced finance function grows.

Our Business

You will be joining Bishop Fleming at a very exciting time – fresh off the back of winning multiple awards as well as being recognised as a Sunday Times 100 Best Employer for a fifth consecutive year, we are taking giant strides in the accountancy and advisory sectors.

We offer a refreshingly different culture to other accountancy practices and are on a mission to become the most rewarding firm in the UK for our clients, people and communities.

The Role

Your day to day responsibilities will include: 

  • Production of client monthly management accounts and reporting including balance sheet control reconciliations as well the posting of accruals and prepayments
  • Liaising with allocated clients on a regular basis – ensuring that excellent client service is offered at all times
  • Managing and developing our transactional outsourced finance team
  • Supporting in the preparation of outsourced finance client budgets with regular forecast reviews
  • Understanding and adhering to financial regulations and compliance including VAT and Corporation Tax
  • Developing and improving client financial controls

What we are looking for

To be considered for the role, you will be: 

  • Fully ACA, ACCA or CIMA Qualified (or equivalent)
  • Experienced in the preparation of monthly management accounts including in month and year end processes/closure
  • An excellent people manager with the ability and skills to effectively coach and develop a transactional finance team
  • A strong communicator with the ability to communicate and influence at all levels
  • Highly organised with the ability to meet tight reporting deadlines
  • An advanced Microsoft Excel user

Please contact Hazel Tucker; Partner or Ben Carter; Resourcing Manager if you would like to discuss this opportunity further.

Recruitment Agencies – We are looking to recruit this role directly so please do not contact us with any speculative CV’s. Any agency CV’s received will be treated as direct applicants where they will be no agency fee paid.


We recognise the importance of offering our employees flexibility in how they work.  This may include working from home some of the time or flexible working arrangements such as part time working to accommodate parent and carer responsibilities, further studies and hobbies.

We are a responsible employer - committed to welcoming new people into an inclusive working environment, where everyone is given equal opportunity to reach their full potential.

Our ‘One Firm’ approach aims to provide a culture where our people are valued and treated fairly with respect, but also one where our differences are understood and celebrated.

We hope that these objectives will attract you to our business as an employer of choice.