Posts by Category: Research And Preparation

Holiday Over? 10 Of Britain’s Best Paid Jobs

With summer holidays over, this week will see everyone heading back to work. For recruiters and job seekers alike, we are coming up to peak season as key decision makers will soon be back at their desks too. There are two big times in the year when people think seriously about changing jobs, usually Aug/Sept after the summer holidays and again after Christmas / New Year. If you have just returned from holiday, that break for some can mean a more dramatic decision than just wanting to change jobs – it can be a complete career change.

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Holiday Over?  10 Of Britain’s Best Paid Jobs

30 Employers Using Twitter To Recruit

Whilst some employers are a lot more engaging about Twitter than others, it is the larger corporate’s that are becoming more savvy in using Twitter as a platform to source job seekers. For this week’s blog, I have compiled a list of Twitter accounts from 30 large employers here in the UK which they use to tweet about the jobs they are currently looking to recruit

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30 Employers Using Twitter To Recruit

Accountants, Social Media & The Job Search

I was intrigued by an article last week called “Accountants don’t do social media – or do they, but they don’t realise they do?” It was written by Elaine Clark, one of the speakers at an event held by the ICAEW. It made me think that when I interview Accountants, very few acknowledge Social Media and even fewer the power of Twitter.

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Accountants, Social Media & The Job Search

Top 25 Accountancy Practices In The UK & The Job Search

Following my post about jobs in the Accountancy Profession last week, roles in practice are certainly one of the growth areas within the wider Finance & Accounting sector. Between the Top 25 Accountancy practices in the UK there are over 2,000 jobs currently available, but as I mentioned last week, securing a role within practice is both highly competitive and very sought after.

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Top 25 Accountancy Practices In The UK & The Job Search

Top 10 Accounting Firms & The Job Search

When deciding on a career in Finance, there are usually two routes that accountants can take. One is to find a position with an accountancy practice after University, and the second is to find a role straight in Industry. Ranked by Fee Income, I have listed below the largest 10 UK Accountancy firms, with details on partner numbers, offices, revenue and direct links to their carer sites so you can browse through the available jobs.

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Top 10 Accounting Firms & The Job Search