Staff profile

Ruth Smith


Lecturer in Accountancy

Ruth Smith

Subject

Accounting

College

College of Business, Law and Social Sciences

Department

Derby Business School

Research centre

Centre for Business Improvement

Campus

Kedleston Road, Derby Campus

Email

r.smith@derby.ac.uk

About

I am a Lecturer in Accountancy & Finance. I am CIMA qualified and prior to starting at the University I worked as a Management Accountant and a Company Accountant for a variety of different companies.

Teaching responsibilities

I lead and teach on Year 2 Business Tax and Year 2 Professional Development for Accounting and Finance Graduates.

In addition I teach on Year 3 Personal Tax and Financial Reporting, Year 2 Financial Accounting and Year 1 Finance and Business Performance.

I also teach ACCA F6 (tax).

 

Membership of professional bodies

Qualifications

Experience in industry

I worked as a qualified accountant for a variety of different companies in different sectors, including manufacturing, distribution and healthcare.