25th April 2024

Management Accountant

Galebreaker today is still true to its family roots, continues to grow and remains focused in ventilation, weather protection, and performance improvement. Exporting to over 30 markets in the Agricultural, Industrial, and Commercial sectors around the globe, the Galebreaker family is still responsible for the long-term success and sustainability of the business.

Currently turning over £10m, the business is looking to increase that to £17.5m over the next 5 years by organically growing the 3 divisions through product innovation and targeting new territories.

About You:

You will be energetic and passionate, with a continuous improvement ethos and the determination to implement change that result in cost savings and efficiencies. You will be a hands-on team player that has the ability to communicate with colleagues at all levels, and who has the ambition to grow and develop as the company does.

Job Description:

You will be working within, and managing, a small finance team which its key output is the company’s management reporting requirements. Instilling the Galebreaker values; Integrity, Reliability, Service, and Leadership are paramount for this role.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Monthly Management Reporting inc. Financial Statements, KPI’s, Sales & GM Analysis
  • Preparation and posting of prepayments, accruals, and other monthly journals
  • Monthly Balance Sheet Reconciliations
  • Project Costing maintenance and margin analysis
  • Responsibility of the Fixed Asset Register and monthly depreciation
  • Foreign currency exchange transactions and currency valuations
  • Monthly Payroll for approximately 55 employees
  • Year-end payroll reporting including preparation of P11Ds
  • UK & Dutch VAT preparation and submission
  • Manage Accounts Assistants responsible for AR & AP
  • Cover for finance duties including other month end reporting tasks.
  • Assisting with the year-end accounts process including audit and tax
  • Business Partnering to assist in the implementation of the 5 Year strategic objectives


  • Part Qualified/Qualified CIMA or ACCA Accountant
  • Proven experience as a Management Accountant or similar role
  • Strong knowledge of financial accounting principles
  • Proficiency in using accounting software and MS Excel
  • Excellent analytical skills with attention to detail
  • Systems & Process Improvement Implementation

Please send your CV to Scott Cullen, Financial Director, scullen@galebreaker.com