Diane Acheson

Diane is our Office & Finance Manager. With many years experience in the banking sector, Diane has brought her financial and organisational skills to James F Stephen Architects. Since joining JFSA in 2017, Diane has made her mark. Not only has she taken on board our office methodology & practice routines, Diane has responsibility for our sales, purchase ledgers and VAT as well as recording our finances in our accounting software. Diane also oversees our GDPR compliance, UKAS quality accreditations, secure archiving procedures and liaises with our equipment maintainers and business consultants and suppliers.

In assisting the Partners with the JFSA recruitment and personnel processes Diane liaises directly with our HR Consultants. Diane led our investigations and implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and is part of the quality team in respect of our integrated ISOs (9001, 14001 and 45001). These are hugely beneficial tasks in supporting the Partners with the efficient running of the business.