Upon graduating from Dublin Institute of Technology in 2009, with a Bachelor of Science honours degree in Business and Management, Ciara joined Ormsby & Rhodes as part of the graduate trainee programme. Ciara received membership to the Institute of Chartered Accountants in April 2013. Ciara was appointed Assistant Manager of the Audit Department within Ormsby & Rhodes in January 2014.
Ciara is responsible for assisting in managing the daily operation of the firm’s audit department and manages a portfolio of clients from a range of different sectors including manufacturing, financial services and not for profit. Ciara concentrates mainly on the audit of small and medium sized companies. During Ciara’s career in the firm, she has also gained experience in the areas such as group consolidation and due diligence.
During the transition to E-auditing, Ciara was heavily involved in the implementation process of the new system. Ciara has a keen interest in all regulatory changes occurring within the profession including the implementation of iXBRL filing, SORP and the introduction of the new Financial Reporting Standards; FRS 100, FRS 101 and FRS 102.
Ciara is also involved in the staff development programme within the firm which involves on the job training for trainee staff and also the organising and arrangement of internal courses.