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Careers with Simpkins Edwards
About Us We strongly believe that our business is only as good as our people and as a result we have been awarded the Investors in People status reflecting our commitment to providing a rewarding and supportive working environment for our staff. With offices in Exeter, Barnstaple, Okehampton and Holsworthy, we currently employ in excess of 90 members of staff ranging from Trainee Accounts Clerks, through to ACA and ACCA Accountants. In addition to our professional staff we have a large business support team who significantly add to the success of our business. We in turn provide excellent career opportunities for talented and enthusiastic people in a wide range of areas. As one of Devon’s leading accountancy firms, our ethos is simple: To provide the highest levels of professional advice with a personal approach that ensures you get what you need from us, whether you are a business or individual client.
Accountancy Careers Our aim is to create a flexible plan to enable you to grow and develop within the profession. We will identify your key strengths and work with you to widen these to ensure your ongoing professional and personal development. You will be encouraged to further your development by completing a training plan each year with opportunities for regular review. As a large regional accountancy practice we can offer you a challenging and varied career across many sectors and businesses. In addition to Audit, Accountancy and Tax we offer opportunities in Corporate Finance and Tax Consultancy. At Simpkins Edwards our primary focus is on you, the individual.
Professional Careers for… Qualified Professionals We offer a range of opportunities for qualified individuals whether you have just completed your training or been qualified for a number of years and are looking to continue your progression. We will encourage you to take on more responsibility, develop projects and support junior members of the team in managing their client relationships. Professionals by Experience We offer a range of opportunities to candidates with the technical ability rather than an academic qualification who wish to progress their skills further. Graduate Trainees We offer a range of training for Graduate Students. Applicants will ideally have achieved three A levels and at least a 2:1 degree. Junior Accounts Trainees/School Leavers We offer a range of opportunities to candidates who wish to gain a recognised qualification as an Accountant. Whether you are just leaving school or wanting to pursue a career in accountancy, we will ensure your training requirements are met.
Careers for Support Staff… Support staff are an important key to our success. Human Resources Marketing General Office Reception Secretarial/Typists Information Technology In addition to our qualified professionals and trainees, we also employ a number of support staff in the following areas:
Office Locations Exeter office Michael House Castle Street Exeter Devon EX3 3LQ Barnstaple office 21 Boutport Street Barnstaple Devon EX31 1RP Holsworthy office 12 The Square Holsworthy Devon EX22 6DL Okehampton office 4 Fore Street Okehampton Devon EX20 1AD With offices in Exeter, Barnstaple, Holsworthy and Okehampton, we support a diverse client base across Devon.
Employee Benefits As well as offering a competitive salary we offer a range of benefits. Pension Scheme, after qualifying period Healthcare arrangements Generous Holiday allowance Death in Service Cover Flexible Working Hours, where appropriate Job Sharing Arrangements, where appropriate Company Performance Related Annual Bonus Support for Studying
“ I’ve been with Simpkins Edwards for just over 3 years. Completing my training contract and becoming ACA qualified has been my goal since joining the firm. The firm has been amazingly supportive throughout my time here and I have thrived on the positive and professional atmosphere. I have now joined the firm’s growing Corporate Finance team and am really enjoying being part of this dynamic part of the business. I’m sure it’s an area that has a bright future for both me and the firm! ” Recently qualified ACA student What Our Employees Say…