Fiona Hirst - Farm Accountant, Business Administration Services, Senior Associate, BSc (Hons) MAAT
Fiona has been part of the Agricultural Business Consultancy team since 2012 providing Business Administration Services including farm office support, payroll, and Gatekeeper as well as software training to our clients. Fiona also undertakes Contract Farming Agreements and Basic Payment Applications. She has developed the Business Administration Services profile in the Norwich office to the extent that there are now four members of the team and is trained in using Farmplan, Key Prime, various payroll software and Gatekeeper.
After completing a BSc (HONS) in Fresh Produce Management at Harper Adams University, Fiona has gone on to complete a Professional Diploma in Accounting and is now a Full Member of both AAT (MAAT) and the Institute of Agricultural Secretaries and Administrators (IAgSA).
Having been bought up on a forward-thinking family farm in East Norfolk, Fiona has had the opportunity to be involved in the strategic planning of various diversified enterprises on the farm. She has a strong interest in farming and has become more involved in working with farmers to help them understand the financial priorities of their business.