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Part Qualified and Qualified Staff

Are you part qualified or qualified in accountancy, or a qualified taxation professional and wish to be part of Bates Weston?

We welcome speculative CV's from part qualified or qualified (ACA, ACCA) accountancy staff and qualified taxation professionals (ATT or CTA), who are looking to join a busy and highly successful practice.

Part qualified?

Would you like to complete your training with one of the region's most successful training practices? Perhaps you are relocating to our area? 

We are a friendly bunch. There are about 70 of us, and we are based here in Derby. We take care of owner managed businesses in the main, as well as charities, not for profit organisations and schools.  Our in-house audit and tax planning teams give our trainees exposure to a broad range of specialisms.

Our training manager will tailor your training programme around you and it comprises on the job training alongside fully paid study leave. After being with us for 6 months, you will be eligible for flexitime, meaning you can flex your working hours around the core hours of 10.00am to 4.00pm.

We look for between 4 and 6 trainees each year, and are happy to consider graduates, apprenticeships or part qualified candidates.

If you are looking for a proven training programme, within a large regional practice do get in touch. Call us on 01332 365855 or complete the application form below. 

Qualified accountant?

Looking for variety in your role? Do you want to make a difference to the way business owners run their businesses? Are you interested in helping them improve the day to day management of their business and also in taking the long view? Yes. Then we're looking for you. We want curious people, who ask the hard questions to help our clients, we want people who "get SMEs" and we want people who are straight talking. 

If this sounds like you, and you are ACA ACCA or CTA qualified, get in touch. Call us on 01332 365855 or complete the application form below. 

Qualified tax advisor?

We have a stand out tax team. They thrive on recommending and communicating practical solutions to complex corporate and shareholder tax issues. If unpicking the complex, analysing the options, and delivering advice in plain terms is your thing, you would fit right in.

Experience in tax planning to accumulate, preserve and pass on family wealth, fund business innovation, and attract, retain and motivate key staff would be helpful. The variety of our own client base, and the other accountancy practices for whom we provide a tax advisory service, together with our work alongside out Corporate Finance team gives great breadth to our work. 

If you are looking to take your next steps in a specialist tax career, do contact us. Call us on 01332 365855 or complete the application form below. 

To complete your application, please send your CV together with details of your career and studies to date and tell us why you would like to join us.

Application form

If you would like to apply for a position with us please fill out the online application form below and then click Submit:


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