1st Accounting Services was formed in 1998. (Registered
Company No: 3579400)
We are a practice of “Incorporated Financial Accountants”
who are members of the Institute of Financial Accountants one of the
UK’s non chartered professional bodies.
As such we can produce financial statements for business with a turnover
of up to £5 million.
We are based in the Newcastle upon Tyne area however our services extend
throughout the UK.
Team Valley Carpets Ltd
Stella Maintenance Technologies Limited (Electrical Engineers)
Ship Design Solutions Limited ( Ship Design)
T R Signs
Endless Adventure North East Ltd
EMS Scaffolding Ltd
Joe Thompson is the owner of the practice. He is a professionally trained
and qualified incorporated financial accountant . He has extensive experience
in the finance arena having spent 25 years nationally and locally with
British Gas. He has also held senior financial, planning positions with
Durham Police accounting positions within the Balfour Beatty group.
He has also acted as an independent consultant to both the Stroke Association
(North East) and Age Concern Northumberland.
He has also held senior roles in Strategic Planning, Forward Planning
and Total Quality Management. His professional qualifications are:
- Fellow Institute of Financial Accountants – FFA
- Fellow Institute Professional Finance Managers – FIPFM
- Fellow Industrial Commercial Accountants - FICIA
- Fellow International Association of Bookkeepers – FIAB
- Fellow Guild Institutional Commercial Accountants of Canada –
- Affiliate Member Association International Accountants - AMIA
Other qualifications held are:
- Master of Business Administration - MBA