Clare Blackmore

Director of Cloud Accounting

Clare Blackmore has been with Albert Goodman since 1986 and qualified as a Chartered Certified Accountant in 1993.

Alongside working with a mixed portfolio of commercial, education and academy clients, Clare became Director of Cloud Accounting in 2016 and is responsible for leading our team of cloud experts across our offices. Clare led the team to win Xero’s Large Firm of the Year award in November 2018. Clare believes that cloud accounting is a perfect fit with Albert Goodman’s philosophy as it enables our advisors to use real-time information to support clients and helps clients benefit from time-saving technology. Clare also heads up our Outsourced Bookkeeping team, again promoting RTI to support clients in running their business.

For over 10 years Clare was Chair of Governors of a primary academy in Taunton, and this has given her a strong practical interest in academies. She hosted the inaugural meeting of our Academy Business Managers Group held at Albert Goodman in 2012 and continues to host a termly meeting for this group.

Clare is also treasurer for the Somerset-based charity, Himalayan Children.
Clare’s favourite things are her 2 children, her dogs and chocolate. Clare’s least favourite thing is cooking.

Insights
& resources
by Clare

Article

May 27, 2021

How can a Xero Health Check help you?

Article

March 03, 2021

Changes to filing in 2021

Article

October 14, 2020

Cloud Accounting: Hubdoc

Article

June 17, 2020

Cloud Accounting Solutions

Article

February 20, 2020

Cloud accounting...what next?

Article

March 16, 2018

Cloud Accounting: Client Case Study

Specialisms

Academies & Education

The academies and education team work alongside senior management, trustees, business managers and finance teams in academies and multi academy trusts across the South West. The academies and educatio...
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Services

Business Advice

In today’s crowded and competitive markets, you need a business partner who is commercially astute and strategically creative. One that seeks out strategic or growth opportunities rather than looks at...
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Accountancy

No business can afford to get its accounts wrong. With regulations to meet, reputations at stake and opportunities to grasp, one wrong step can put your business on the back foot. But that doesn’t mea...
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