Senior Management Accountant for Fuel Cell Systems in Hungerford

Senior Management Accountant vacancy at Fuel Cell Systems in Hungerford for qualified CIMA/ACCA or equivalent with minimum 3 years’ experience.

Fuel Cell Systems distribute, integrate and manufacture fuel cell and hydrogen refuelling systems to provide green energy solutions to companies throughout the UK and mainland Europe.

This new position is on a permanent full time basis, although part time applicants will be considered. This is a broad, varied and challenging role which will report directly into the Managing Director and it will involve getting hands on with both management accounts, financial accounts and ad-hoc reporting in addition to commercial exposure.

The role will be responsible for:

• Managing two direct reports
• Month end close, taking full ownership of balance sheet reconciliations
(accruals, prepayments, fixed assets, review of bank reconciliations)
• Analysis for Management team
• Working with payroll agents and overseeing monthly payroll
• Proactively seeking continuous system and process improvements
• Budget preparation
• Overseeing relationship with the bank and handling FX transactions
• Providing support to the MD and wider business with ad-hoc tasks as required.


We are looking for a bright, enthusiastic, self motivated individual who has an interest in making a positive contribution to the environment. This is a newly created position in a growing company which needs a hardworking person who is ready to take ownership of the role and responsibilities that encompass it. You will have at least 3 years finance experience with management accounts, ideally from a small company/similar industry background.

The successful candidate will have a great working attitude and the ability to work independently. Manufacturing experience and similar accounting systems knowledge are beneficial. Strong Excel skills are essential.


Salary & Benefits

This position is offering a flexible working environment, workplace pension, private healthcare, access to the hydrogen pool car, 20 days annual leave (increasing by 1 day each year up to 25 days). The core hours are 9am – 5:30pm as standard but can vary at month end periods. Partial working from home is welcome. The salary range is dependent upon your experience and qualifications. Please contact us for more information.

How to apply

Please apply in the first instance by sending your CV to


More About Fuel Cell Systems

Fuel Cell Systems is a well established business with a turnover of approx. £3m. We have been operating for 10 years and are a small company of 11 employees, but we are now at an exciting time of development and are expecting strong growth over the next 3 years with considerable growth in our export business. We have a fantastic team of staff, who are a valuable part of this business. This is a great opportunity to roll your sleeves up, gain exposure and add value in a fast paced environment.

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