Elaine Walker

Accountant

WIBN Groups

Biography

Elaine Walker is the CEO and Founder of E W Bookkeeping & Accountancy Ltd, an award winning Accountancy firm.
Elaine started her business after being made redundant and working for a period of time on temporary contracts.
As a single mum with a young daughter and no immediate family support around her, she embarked on a journey into the unknown. For a period of time, she had one client paying her £50.00 a month in fees as her only source of income. Undaunted, Elaine continued to develop her client base from home, and in 2015 had grown her business to such an extent she was able to take on her first commercial office space. Since then Elaine has continued to grow the business and has been recognised for her efforts by winning the Marriott Forest of Arden and Solihull Observer Six of the Best Business Award business woman of the year 2017.

Elaine is a qualified and licence accountant with over 15 years experience. She has worked for various multi-national organisations including Sainsbury’s, AT & T, Babcock International Services and Forensic Science Services, to name a few.
During her years of service she gained a vast amount of experience in providing management
accounts for a number of European, The Middle Eastern and African legal entities.

Elaine is licence to provide: Bookkeeping, Financial accounts and accounts preparation for sole traders and partnerships, VAT, Computerised accountancy systems, Financial Accounts and Accounts Preparation for Statutory Purposes, Budgeting and Forecasting, Management Accounting, Payroll, Personal Income Tax, Business Income Tax, Inheritance Tax, Capital Gains Tax, Corporation Tax, Limited Assurance Engagement, Independent Examination, Company Secretarial Services, Internal Auditing and Forensic Accounting.

Elaine has experience with a vast amount of accounting software platforms, such as Oracle, Navision AS400 SAP, Elite Enterprise, Line 50, D1 Sun Open accounts, VT Transaction, Money Soft to name a few. She has partnered with QuickBooks Online, Sage, Xero and Freeagent, for which she is also an advisor and trainer at advanced levels.
She is a member of The Association of Accounting Technicians, Federation of Small Business, 2020 Innovations and is registered with ICO.

Elaine is passionate about her community and in helping others achieve their goals or identifying the gift within them. Since taking on her office in 2015, she has assisted several unemployed individuals whom have been on benefits for a number of years. By collaborating with local job centre’s Elaine has offered those individuals work experience that has led to permanent jobs.

Elaine is a respected individual within her community and is seen as a positive role model by her peers. She is a board member of 2 local charity’s and assists with other charities and charitable activities, she is also a valued member of her church for which she sits on the worship team and is a trustee.