Emma G.

Professional with 25+ years experience in Gaming Industry, specializing in Accounting & Finance

United Kingdom
English

Having spent a large part of the last 20 years in the education sector I am currently enjoying doing what I am great at - sorting out finance systems and processes to increase productivity and drive o...see more

  • Education & Edtech
  • Accounting
  • Finance

350

/hr
  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice

Experience

Project Accountant

David Ross Education Trust
1 year
Current position
Aug 2021 - Present
The David Ross Education Trust is a network of unique and diverse academies, committed to becoming one of the top-performing multi-academy trusts in the country. Recognised as one of 11...see more

Finance Accounting Consultant

Umbrella Company/Self employed
7 months
Feb 2021 - Sep 2021
Umbrella Company UK was founded by professionals with over 20 years’ experience in the contractor payroll industry. We provide a compliant umbrella PAYE service to contractors and freel...see more

Immediately available for short term, part time or contract work

E Goodwin Consulting Ltd
2 years
Current position
Jan 2021 - Present
E GOODWIN CONSULTING LIMITED is an active private limited company, incorporated on 27 October 2020.

Head Of Finance

Djanogly Learning Trust
2 years
Aug 2018 - Jan 2021
Djanogly Learning Trust provides leadership, support and practical help for academies, sharing best practice and ensuring they have the right skills and resources.

Licensing Operations Controller

Games Workshop
4 years
May 2014 - Aug 2018
In essentially an Operations Business Partnering role I am responsible for the administration of all matters financial, legal and organisational for the small but highly profitable Lice...see more

Consulting Accountant

Pearson plc
7 months
Apr 2013 - Nov 2013
After the closure of Pearson in Practice in Nottingham I continued to work for Pearson in a consultancy capacity as part of a transition team for the hand off of all business activities...see more

Financial Planning & Reporting Manager

Pearson plc
2 years
Mar 2011 - Apr 2013
- Sole responsibility for all financial reporting, XBRL, Corporation tax, Audit and other statutory reporting, to demanding deadlines. - Extensive VAT involvement to develop and maintai...see more

Self Employed

EMMAS
1 year
Feb 2011 - Aug 2012
Providing Managed Account and Payroll Services for recipients of Social Services Direct Payments.

Principal Accountant (Adult Services and Health)

Nottingham City Council
4 years
Sep 2006 - Jul 2010
- Responsible for 33 staff through 6 direct reports. Involving all levels of performance management and sickness absence review, recruitment and selection and training. Comprised of thr...see more

Management Accountant

New College Nottingham
4 years
May 2002 - Aug 2006
- First real experience of team management and played a key role of significant restructure reducing the team by more than 10% in heads and cost terms. - Preparation and review of Budge...see more

Auditor

Haines Watts
3 years
Jan 1998 - Jan 2001
- Training undertaken under ICAEW training contract including audit and accounts preparation experience. - Balanced studying with work commitments, whilst maintain continuation of servi...see more

Accounting Technician

Hazlewoods
2 years
Jan 1995 - Jan 1997
Training on the tools , learning accountancy from the bottom up. I gained a very good grounding in all aspects of bookkeeping, management and statutory reporting, VAT and audit. - Work...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Education & Edtech

Role experience

  • Accounting
  • Finance

Expertise

  • Financial Reporting
  • Accounting
  • Management
  • Change Management