Meet The Team
Helen Preece runs The Financial Management Centre in Brighton. Helen is a CIMA qualified accountant with over 15 years accountancy and bookkeeping experience. Having previously worked in audit, practice and industry she feels she has the varied experience that can be applied to all clients. Helen understands that for small business the finance and bookkeeping side is not normally the first thing on the business owners ‘To Do’ list. This is where The Financial Management Centre’s Brighton bookkeepers can step in to give business owners peace of mind and one less thing to think about.
Ada has worked for The Financial Management Centre since June 2012 and is a certified bookkeeper with 25 years experience in the manufacturing, services and distribution industry. Previously she has had roles including Financial Controller. She is hard working and has a very good eye for detail. She has worked closely with a client and managed the purchase ledger function to a very high standard.
Steve has worked for The Financial Management Centre since October 2013 and has worked with several clients. He has over 20 years bookkeeping experience in a wide range of industries including the construction industry. He is meticulous and numerate with a keen eye for detail and the ability to collect and analyse information to quickly grasp complex issues. He is proficient in Sage, Quickbooks and Xero making him a valuable asset to the team.
Team member at TFMC Brighton office.
Team member at TFMC Brighton office.
We help local small to medium sized businesses in the Brighton area take control of their bookkeeping and accountancy requirements so more time can be spent on other important aspects of the business.
Bookkeeping Services & VAT
We understand that bookkeeping and VAT returns can be a distraction for businesses, we can take the burden away, allowing you to focus on developing your business.Read More
Our teams of accountants are readily available to help you, whether you are a small business owner who needs some structural advice, or a business wanting to outsource some of their accountancy tasks.Read More
Management Accounts & Reporting
Management Accounts are reports that give you an up-to-date view of your finances, enabling you to make informed and effective business decisions based on performance.Read More
Payroll / CIS
At The Financial Management Centre we offer a national payroll service for businesses. Operating payroll can be time consuming for business owners and requires you to stay up-to-date with legislation.Read More
Business Plans, Budgeting & Projections
A Business Plan is a document which states what you plan to do and how. Typically associated with start-ups a business plan is used by an entrepreneur looking for funds to help get a new business started.Read More
Year End Accounts & Tax Returns
These are the services most commonly associated with accountants and are services offered by The Financial Management Centre.Read More
At TFMC we adapt our outsourced credit control services to our client’s requirements. Our aim is to drive business growth and improve cash flow.Read More
Automatic or Auto Enrolment has been introduced by the Government to help people save for later life but with it comes a number of mandatory obligations that will be imposed on employers of all sizes, whether they have 1 or 1,000 employees.Read More
See What Others Are Saying
I can highly recommend Helen Preece of The Financial Management Centre. Before I found Helen, I had zero business and accounts knowledge! Helen assisted me to learn all about Quickbooks and how to file my VAT and many other aspects of book-keeping and our business accounts. She is extremely patient and can explain things in an easy manner and she didn't once make me feel embarrassed for my lack of knowledge during our sessions. I now have a very good understand of how to do the majority of our book-keeping unaided but still book Helen to come in once a quarter to come and ensure I am doing everything right and to help me with any further queries I have. Thank you Helen.
— Sara – Preventafire Ltd.
Helen has helped enormously with my in house bookkeeping for Independent Property Inspections both through advice and the practical application of a detailed spreadsheet designed to make reporting more accessible and tax returns a little simpler. Highly recommend to any business type but in particular start-up businesses who need guiding in the right direction.
— Debbie Mann – Director, IPI Property Management Ltd. & Manager for The Mumpreneurs Networking Club
I established my own business in 2006 and as the business expanded I decided to engage the assistance of Helen. I have not had to worry about the accounting since! I can thoroughly recommend Helen to anyone who requires guidance and assistance in any small business situation - from a start-up to and establishment business. Helen is knowledgeable, organised and highly efficient.
— Ceris Burns – Managing Director, Ceris Burns International