Jamie McLachlan

Business Management Accountant

Jamie McLachlan is a Business Management Accountant, a Certified Xero Adviser and Certified Xero Payroll Adviser. He is currently working towards completing his CIMA Diploma in Management Accounting.

Jamie is an expert in financial analysis, streamlining the finance function, improving controls, procedures, and regular financial performance and KPI reporting.

Working with financial directors and owner-managers, Jamie helps them to break down the steps required to digitise their business processes. He also advises on selecting and implementing cloud accounting software and business applications that provide real time management information that fully supports management accounting and profitability and margin analysis.

Jamie is the go-to person for clients for digital support. Jamie identifies the right package of tools and apps every size of business must have to go digital, stay compliant and make informed decisions.

When Jamie is not digitising businesses or studying, he can be found running on Ayr beach with (and after!) Tequila his dog.

Get in touch with Jamie: email jamie@ammu.uk or call 01292 388 031

Key expertise and skills

  • Management accounting, financial analysis and business reporting
  • Digitisation of finance function and key busines processes
  • Financial monitoring & reporting, setting up KPIs, financial controls and procedures
  • Cloud accounting and business applications
  • Helping SMEs prepare for Making Tax Digital

Visit our Digitisation hub and our cloud accounting and business application pages to find out more.

Jamie McLachlan’s Recent Posts

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help to grow: digital scheme expanded

help to grow: digital scheme expanded

The UK Government’s Help to Grow: Digital scheme has just been expanded to businesses with at least one employee. Previously, only businesses with five or more employees were eligible. The scheme provides a 50% discount towards the cost of software. […]

making tax digital for sole traders and landlords

making tax digital for sole traders and landlords

The widening scope of Making Tax Digital (MTD) is highlighting several issues, including the limited availability of the MTD for income tax pilot scheme, and low awareness of the recent expansion of MTD for VAT to all VAT registered businesses. […]

Making Tax Digital update

Making Tax Digital (MTD) will become mandatory for the self-employed and landlords in 2024. Although there is no major news, a recent webinar co-hosted by HMRC has shed more light on the sign-up process, the use of spreadsheets and joining […]