Key people: Image of Gemma Bee

Gemma joined the Routen Chaplin team in 2018 as a Finance Manager. Her day-to-day duties vary and often consist of following the normal monthly accounts routine, with various deadlines to meet, resolving queries, staff development, premises management and planning for the future.

In her spare time, Gemma attempts to keep track of her four children and she enjoys swimming, baking and country walks with her Shih Tzu, Bumble.


Key people: Image of Abigail Belshaw

Abigail has recently assumed the role of Finance Assistant at Routen Chaplin. Her day-to-day duties are essential in ensuring the smooth-running of the finance department and include such responsibilities as inputting the cashbook onto a spreadsheet and then onto Sage, checking insurer statements for incoming payments, and passing accounts due for settlement to Finance Manager, Gemma Bee.

Abigail is also responsible for emailing remittances to insurers, checking the cash-tin, banking in-coming cash and cheques, and running the cashbook in the evening.

Naturally helpful by nature, Abigail is friendly and efficient, and goes out of her way to assist wherever she can. She describes herself as focused, interesting and different!

When not in the office, Abigail spends her spare time eating out, travelling to new cities and indulging in her love of true crime documentaries and crime conspiracy theories.


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