Alison Irwin ACA 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.

 

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.

 


Anthony O’Kane, Accounts Senior

  • 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, Accounting Technician

  • 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.