I joined the accountancy profession in 1978. Having time-served for several reputable firms in the local area I have gathered extensive experience in dealing with a variety of businesses of varying sizes in a range of sectors – from sole traders to limited companies and charities to manufacturers.
I joined Sibbalds in January 1997 and deal mainly with corporate accounts and taxation matters. I have considerable experience with Sage 50 Accounts and also have a reasonable understanding of other accounting software packages, such as QuickBooks, Xero and a number of payroll packages. I can also assist with software installation and the simpler IT hardware and networking issues.
I joined Sibbalds in August 2019. My role is to assist with the various services we offer and to be a second point of contact for clients. I have experience in a wide range of services including personal tax, VAT, management accounts and ensuring companies are MTD compliant.
Chris is a payroll professional with 20 years’ experience from small through to large corporate businesses. He holds the CIPP Management Diploma, graduating in 2001, a BA Honours Degree in HR, and has recently attained the Certificate in Practice – Auto Enrolment with the Pensions Management Institute. Chris’s role is to ensure that we perform to the highest standards and provide the very best service for each individual client, whatever their needs.
I joined Sibbalds in 1986 where my role has generally been book-keeping. I complete this mainly using the sage book-keeping software. We have also just started using the Xero acounting software for a few clients as well. I work in the office, from home and visit clients at their premises.
Siobhan has a broad range of experience from preparing statutory accounts for smaller owner-managed companies to completing statutory audits for small and medium-sized companies. She spends most of her time managing a portfolio of audit clients and assists colleagues with ad-hoc assignments from time to time.