Alison Irwin FCA ATT, Senior Manager

  • Alison joined McAleer Jackson in 1992 having graduated with a BA (Hons) Degree in Accounting from University of Ulster.
  • She qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1996 and as a Member of the Association of Tax Technicians in 2002.
  • Alison is responsible for supervising all accounts preparation and taxation work carried for the firm’s non-incorporated clients.
  • She also specialises in audit planning and compliance dealing directly with audit clients.

 

 
Kerry Collins ACA, Manager

  • Kerry joined McAleer Jackson in June 2013 following the completion of her BSc (Hons) Degree in Accounting at Queen’s University Belfast.
  • Kerry was awarded a First Class Honours Degree.
  • Following the successful completion of her professional exams, Kerry was admitted as a Member of the Chartered Accountants Ireland in April 2017
  • She is involved in a variety of fields within the office including audit, accounts preparation, IT consultancy and taxation advice.

 

 
Catherine McGlade ACA, Senior Accountant

  • Catherine joined McAleer Jackson in June 2014 with a BSc (Hons) Degree in Accounting at Queen’s University Belfast.
  • She has successfully obtained all her professional exams and was admitted as a Member of Chartered Accountants Ireland in September 2018.
  • Catherine is primarily involved in accounts preparation, management accounts production and compliance taxation work for a wide variety of clients.

 

Catherine McInerney ACCA, Senior Accountant

  • Catherine joined McAleer Jackson in January 2019 following the successful completion of her professional exams.
  • She was admitted as a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants in August 2017.
  • Catherine is primarily involved in accounts preparation and taxation work for a wide variety of sole traders, partnerships and companies.

 

Clare McManus, Senior Accountant

  • Clare joined McAleer Jackson in September 2015 with a 1st Class BSc (Hons) Degree in Accounting & Managerial Finance from University of Ulster.
  • She has successfully obtained all her professional exams and will be admitted as a Member of Chartered Accountants Ireland upon the completion of her training contract in March 2019.
  • Clare’s work includes accounts preparation and taxation work for a wide variety of sole traders, partnerships and company clients.

 


Cara Conway, Senior Accountant

  • Cara joined McAleer Jackson in March 2019 following the successful completion of her professional exams in a mid-tier firm in Belfast and will be admitted as a Member of Chartered Accountants Ireland.
  • Cara’s work includes audit & accounts preparation, management accounts production and compliance taxation work for a wide variety of clients.
  • Cara has specialised in advising clients on the most efficient accounting package to suit their business and to train clients how to apply and operate the packages, which include Xero, Sage, QuickBooks and other bespoke software.

 

Anthony O’Kane, Senior Accountant

  • Anthony joined McAleer Jackson in June 2014 following the completion of his BSc (Hons) Degree in Accounting & Marketing at University of Ulster.
  • Anthony trained in the Omagh office before moving to Strabane in April 2017 as a senior member of staff.
  • He is currently undertaking his final professional examinations with Chartered Accountants Ireland.
  • As a senior member of the team, he is involved in accounts preparation and compliance taxation work for sole traders, companies and other entities.

 

 

Robert Clements MIATI, Senior Accountant

  • Robert joined McAleer Jackson in July 2016 after the completion of his A Levels at Omagh Academy.
  • He is currently undertaking his professional examinations with Chartered Accountants Ireland.
  • Coming from a farming background, Robert has a special interest in farm accounts and related matters.

 

 
Colleen Carlin, Assistant Accountant

  • Colleen joined McAleer Jackson in July 2017 after the completion of her A Levels at Loreto Grammar School.
  • She is commencing the two year Accounting Technicians Ireland course at South West College, Omagh Campus.
  • Colleen has gained valuable work experience as a sales assistant in a busy grocery business prior to taking up her current position.

 

 
Jessica Alexander, Assistant Accountant

  • Jessica joined McAleer Jackson in October 2018 after the completion of her A Levels at Castlederg High School.
  • Jessica has also commenced the two year Accounting Technicians Ireland course at South West College, Omagh Campus.
  • Through her voluntary work Jessica is well placed to contribute to our office team.
 
Kerry Coyle, Office Manager

  • Kerry is now with the practice for twenty six years, having joined in 1992.
  • Kerry is Administrative Manager and the first point of contact for clients and visitors to the office.
  • She oversees the smooth running of many aspects of the firm.
  • Kerry holds a BA (Hons) Degree in Business & Finance from Queen’s University Belfast.