Aimee Harrison – from apprentice to accountant

Aimee Harrison joined Nicholsons Chartered Accountants in 2016 on the apprenticeship scheme through Lincoln College.  Aimee has come a long way since joining the scheme and continues to study to achieve her goal to become a fully qualified chartered accountant.

After gaining her AAT qualification in August 2017, Aimee then moved on to her ACA qualification. By working whilst studying she has been able to combine her on the job practical work experience with her studies, this helped her to achieve first time passes on her exams. She will sit her final ACA exam in July this year.

Aimee works on a variety of accounts for sole traders, partnerships, limited companies and charities as well as VAT returns, corporation and personal tax. Aimee is a member of the Xero team and has recently attended Xerocon. She is on hand to provide advice and training for clients on Xero and connected apps such as receipt bank.

She is based in the Lincoln office but also works from the Market Rasen office once a week.

When not at work Aimee is training for a half marathon she is running in March for WWF and is planning on entering for the London Marathon in 2021. Aimee is also a keen baker, testing out new cakes and bakes on her colleagues in the office during charity cake sales.