Falco’s Finance Manager, Jeanette Barlow, was nominated for this years ‘Part Qualified student of the year’ award at the PQ Magazine Awards 2018!
The prestigious event was held at the Café de Paris in London on the 20th February and is intended to recognise and reward some of the most promising and inspirational future accountants from across the United Kingdom.
The ceremony features a total of 18 different awards aimed at celebrating skills, recognising hard work, identifying role models, praising past and present contributions and providing encouragement for future careers. As well as individual employees, the awards also nominates apprentices, accountancy body, public and private collages and lecturers and mentors who has been recognised for providing outstanding service and commitment to the industry.
Jeanette who has served sixteen years at Falco said; “I was short listed for the PQ of the year, which is the ‘Part Qualified Accountant’ Award. I have been studying the CIMA qualification for just over 3 years, and I have only one exam left to sit before I am qualified. As an older student, I was surprised to be short-listed and to receive an invitation to the Awards Evening …
It was a fantastic evening, and as well as fabulous food and entertainment, there was a chance to meet similar minded people from across the country too …
My thanks go to my boss, Jeremy for supporting my studies, my family and my tutors for helping me to progress this far”.
Jeremy noted that “Training is a big part of what we do here at Falco, it is so important to continually develop our staff skills and we are delighted with Netty’s progress and of course such a great nomination – it’s great news!
We would like to take this opportunity to congratulate Jeanette for being nominated and would also like to reiterate our support towards the final stage of her studies.”