Umar is a qualified accountant and joined Farani Taylor in 2013. His primary role in the firm is as its Accounts Manager. He is responsible for administering the day to day finances of the firm, providing financial reports, daily banking, inter account transactions, bank reconciliation, financial data entry, payroll, filing VAT returns, filling employees NI and tax to HMRC all under the guidance of the Head of Finance.
Umar’s financial reporting assists the firm develop strategy. He does this by carefully analysing the financial condition of our the firm and helping the partners appraise potential risks to profitability. Umar works closely with the compliance team in ensuring the strict compliance with SRA Account rules.
Before joining us, Umar worked as an Accounts Trainee with Grant Thornton in one of the biggest Micro Finance Projects in Pakistan.
Umar completed his Masters in Marketing and Innovation from Anglia Ruskin University in the year 2012.
Umar holds an affiliation and accreditation with ACCA (‘Association of Chartered Certified Accountants’) by completing the same in 2011