As our Financial Accountant, Laura’s responsibilities include preparation of returns for HMRC, VAT, EC Sales List, PAYE and National Insurance.
She also produces and presents monthly sales figures and management accounts to Grocontinental’s team of Directors.
After completing her Accounting and Finance degree at Staffordshire University, Laura joined accountancy practice, Mitten Clarke, based in Stoke-on-Trent, where she commenced studying for her ACCAqualification.While at university, Laura spent a year-long placement with the firm and the owners were so impressed with her, she was offered the opportunity to work part-time as a Trainee Accountant while still completing her studies.
After a four-year career with Mitten Clarke, Laura was appointed as an accountant with Hammond McNulty Accountants in Congleton in 2011 where she was responsible for preparing accounts and attending audits for a wide range of limited companies. She also completed her ACCA qualification while with the firm.
In 2014, Laura moved to Jacksons Chartered Accountants in Newcastle-under-Lyme where she supported a large portfolio of clients.
Laura joined our Finance Team in September 2016.
Laura is married and has a three-year-old son.
Motorsport fanatic Laura and her family spend their spare time watching car rallies and track events and enjoy competing in treasure hunt “scatter rallies”. She also owns a sporty Robin Hood kit car which she ventures out in on sunny days.
Laura also enjoys cycling and, as a keen spectator of the sport, has seen the Tour de France in three different countries.