Laura Waddington


Brief overview of job role:

Preparing year-end financial statements and tax computations, auditing and other ad hoc consultancy services.

Career Journey:

After college I worked as an accounts assistant where I studied my AAT. In 2009 I joined a small accountancy firm in Blackburn where I trained and became ACCA qualified. I began working for Pierce in June 2015 in the audit and accounts team.

The best things about working for Pierce are:

The opportunities and guidance I receive for my personal career development and a great working atmosphere.

I can’t get through a day at work without: Networking.

If I hadn’t gone into accountancy, I would have been:A teacher

Outside of work:

My hobbies include going to the gym, running and I have just taken up ballroom dancing. I enjoy spending time with my family and friends.