Benefits:

Monthly WOW events
Flexible working
Apprenticeships
Career progression
Study Support
Team lunches/dinners
Incentives
TOIL & overtime paid
Long service rewards
Great holiday entitlement
Commission paid for referred clients
Friendly, open office environment

Statistics:

%

of the team have the opportunity for flexible working

%

of managers were promoted internally

%

of directors were promoted internally

%

Female team

%

Male team

Team numbers 100+
And still growing

 

Career progression:

Meet

Christian Romero

  • 2011 – Joined us as a trainee accountant
  • 2014 – Became AAT qualified
  • 2015 – Became client manager
  • 2020 – Became senior client manager
  • August 2020 – Promoted to deputy team leader
  • 2022 – ACCA qualified
  • August 2022 – Promoted to Team Leader

Meet

Rachel Buxton

  • 2014 – Joined as a client manager
  • 2015 – Promoted to a team leader
  • 2017 – Left for maternity leave
  • 2018 – Promoted to Leek office manager
  • 2020 – Promoted to Director

Meet

Callum Macdonald

  • 2010 – Joined us as a trainee accountant
  • 2013 – Became AAT qualified
  • 2020 – Became ACCA qualified
  • August 2020 – Promoted to deputy team leader

Meet

Kim Spate

  • 2006 – Joined as a junior administrative assistant
  • 2007 – Became a payroll administrator
  • 2010 – Left for maternity leave
  • 2011 – Promoted to PA to the directors
  • 2017 – Left for maternity leave
  • 2019 – Promoted to Marketing Manager

How we support our team

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ACA training firm, AAT & ACCA training provider firm

Full study support for professional exams: accountancy, tax, company secretarial

Accounts, Audit and Tax CPD training

Monthly in-house accounts and tax training

Team led training group

Buddy system for new joiners

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Structured in-house professional development training to help you reach your potential

TW team meetings

Partner mentor to help you reach your goals – partner chosen by you!

Mental health and wellness support

Our office:

Employee Testimonials:

"The thought of joining a bigger accountancy practice was both exciting and daunting, however, after my first 6 months at Thompson Wright, I can safely say I have no regrets. Even with the safety measures in place to protect us from the pandemic, I felt welcomed and part of the team in no time. Moving to Thompson Wright has helped me progress and develop a lot quicker than...
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Matthew Maskery
"The thought of joining a bigger accountancy practice was both exciting and daunting, however, after my first 6 months at Thompson Wright, I can safely say I have no regrets.  Even with the safety measures in place to protect us from the pandemic, I felt welcomed and part of the team in no time.  Moving to Thompson Wright has helped me progress and develop a lot quicker than before thanks to the wealth of knowledge and support available as well as the large variety of different client types.  Joining the team is an easy decision if a nice, professional working environment with plenty of opportunities is what you are looking for."
Matthew Maskery
"Having moved to Thompson Wright from a far smaller practice, I feel that my career has really taken off. This is thanks to Thompson Wright's commitment to helping each individual achieve their personal goals in terms of career progression and training requirements. The office is a nice environment to work in, as everyone is friendly and approachable and the job itself is both interesting and challenging due to the wide...
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Rachel Davis
"Having moved to Thompson Wright from a far smaller practice, I feel that my career has really taken off.  This is thanks to Thompson Wright's commitment to helping each individual achieve their personal goals in terms of career progression and training requirements.  The office is a nice environment to work in, as everyone is friendly and approachable and the job itself is both interesting and challenging due to the wide range of clients that we deal with."
Rachel Davis
"I trust the TWCA team in handling all my company or individual accounts. Their efficiency in providing quick response, queries and support is second to none. Once even replying to emergency emails, at 9:01 AM in the morning! As a small business, it is imperative to have the support of a strong accounting team so that I can be mentally and physically liberated to grow my business.<span style...
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Becky Kirk
"I trust the TWCA team in handling all my company or individual accounts.  Their efficiency in providing quick response, queries and support is second to none.  Once even replying to emergency emails, at 9:01 AM in the morning! As a small business, it is imperative to have the support of a strong accounting team so that I can be mentally and physically liberated to grow my business."
Becky Kirk
"I have been working at Thompson Wright now for six weeks and I'm really happy to have made the move from another accounting practice. I expected changing practices to be stressful in getting used to my new surroundings but everybody has been friendly and supportive in helping me to settle in so quick."
Tom Shaw
"I have been working at Thompson Wright now for six weeks and I'm really happy to have made the move from another accounting practice.  I expected changing practices to be stressful in getting used to my new surroundings but everybody has been friendly and supportive in helping me to settle in so quick."
Tom Shaw
"In life we tend to regret the choices we didn't make and the decision to move to Thompson Wright was certainly not one of them. The thought of joining a different accounting practice was daunting at first, however everyone has been so welcoming and supportive these thoughts soon went away, and I have quickly settled into my role within the team. Having the support and great working environment really does...
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Gina McGuinness
"In life we tend to regret the choices we didn't make and the decision to move to Thompson Wright was certainly not one of them.  The thought of joining a different accounting practice was daunting at first, however everyone has been so welcoming and supportive these thoughts soon went away, and I have quickly settled into my role within the team.  Having the support and great working environment really does make a difference and I now enjoy coming to work."
Gina McGuinness
"Coming fresh from university with limited practice experience I was a little apprehensive about whether I was ready for my future. I can honestly say that on my first day those feelings disappeared, Thompson Wright made me feel very welcome and my team have been very supportive, creating amazing opportunities for me to learn and develop. I feel at home at Thompson Wright, and I generally come to work...
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Jessica Weston
"Coming fresh from university with limited practice experience I was a little apprehensive about whether I was ready for my future.  I can honestly say that on my first day those feelings disappeared, Thompson Wright made me feel very welcome and my team have been very supportive, creating amazing opportunities for me to learn and develop.  I feel at home at Thompson Wright, and I generally come to work every morning with a smile on my face and a spring in my step."
Jessica Weston
"Progression was my main motivation for moving to TW, which I have been fully supported in since joining. I have settled in very quickly into a great team who are willing to support each other. I now have a lot more control over my own career progression now and I am really enjoying my time here."
Andrew Cash
"Progression was my main motivation for moving to TW, which I have been fully supported in since joining.  I have settled in very quickly into a great team who are willing to support each other. I now have a lot more control over my own career progression now and I am really enjoying my time here."
Andrew Cash
"I was excited to move to Thompson Wright from another practice. Although I was slightly nervous about being part of a larger practice, I couldn’t have asked for a warmer welcome. There is an amazing family feel, everyone is friendly, approachable, and knowledgeable (which is great when you’re training)."
Gareth Pugh
"I was excited to move to Thompson Wright from another practice. Although I was slightly nervous about being part of a larger practice, I couldn’t have asked for a warmer welcome. There is an amazing family feel, everyone is friendly, approachable, and knowledgeable (which is great when you’re training)."
Gareth Pugh

Current vacancies:

Accounts Semi-Senior (Newcastle)

We are looking for an Accounts Semi-Senior to join our Newcastle team in a full time role. You will be qualified by experience or ACA/ACCA qualified or part qualified with relevant experience will be considered.

What we offer:

  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible working options
  • TOIL system
  • Home working options (after 12 months)
  • Buy/sell holiday policy
  • WOW team treats each month
  • Summer social event & Christmas Party
  • Fully funded CPD support & ongoing training
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Life assurance

Role Description

As part of the accounts team, you will be providing a wide range of accounting services to clients. This is a varied role that will include overseeing and undertaking accounts work. Clients are varied and you will have the opportunity to develop client relationships and deliver on wide ranging projects, working with the wider team. The firm is expanding and has structured growth and development plans in place and so offers an exciting opportunity.

Reporting to the Team Leaders and Directors, your main duties include:

  • Prepare accounts for supervisor/manager’s review and approval
  • Prepare company tax computations
  • Raise relevant and coherent queries to assist with supervisor/manager review
  • Coaching and mentoring junior team members
  • Supervising and reviewing the work of more junior staff
  • Build strong relationships with clients
  • Keeping up to date with changes in accounting standards

Profile

You will be

  • Qualified by experience, ACA/ACCA qualified or part qualified
  • Passionate about offering a high-quality service to clients
  • Friendly, and able to communicate clearly to both your colleagues and clients.
  • Knowledge of Iris Software and MyWorkpapers preferable, but not essential
  • Have commercial awareness and great time management

You will be looking for a career move with genuine scope to progress and develop within one of the region’s leading firm of chartered accountants.

If you are interested in this role, please send your CV to info@twca.co.uk

If you think you would fit well into our team and want to excel in your career then please do get in touch. We offer excellent on the job training and a real commitment to professional development. If this sounds like the perfect role for you, please submit your application with an up-to-date CV attached to info@twca.co.uk

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