Accountancy & finance jobs and careers
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We know accountancy & finance
Our accountancy and finance specialists are searching for professionals like you for temporary, contract and permanent positions within a wide range of sectors.
Reed's accountancy and finance specialists use their local knowledge and market expertise to match you to your ideal role, depending on your individual needs.
We work across all sectors including professional services, commerce and industry and public sector.
Each of our expert consultants specialise in one of four areas of expertise – leadership, qualified and QBE, unqualified and part-qualified, and practice. This means that, whatever position you’re looking to find, you will work with an accountancy and finance specialist who can match you to the perfect firm, considering your ideal requirements, and find you the best jobs in accountancy and finance.
We understand that one size doesn’t fit all when it comes to looking for work. This is why we offer bespoke service level agreements to you and work in complete confidentiality.
Reed knows that transactional accountants are critical to the ongoing success of accountancy and finance teams, which is why we ensure we place professionals into roles in which they will have the opportunity to make a real difference to their team.
Our national scale and local market knowledge means that our accountancy and finance specialists have detailed knowledge of both your local market and wider industry trends. Using this information, they locate the best organisations and accountancy jobs for your next career move.
We recruit for a range of transactional positions, including credit control, accounts payable and accounts receivable, and payroll.
Part-qualified and QBE
Reed has access to a wide range of roles suitable for part-qualified and qualified by experience (QBE) professionals. Our experts take a consultative approach to your job search, partnering with you from when you enter the job market and charting your career journey as you gain qualifications and experience.
When you look for your next career move in this area of accountancy and finance, our consultants work with you to identify the position and organisations where you will gain the qualifications, or the experience, you need to move up the career ladder.
Whether you are interested in supporting an SME or joining a large corporate organisation, we work with a wide range of companies who offer accountant, management accountant, and tax accountant positions which are suited to professionals who are part qualified or qualified by experience.
Qualified & newly qualified
Reed is the go-to recruitment specialist for qualified accountancy and finance roles. By partnering with us, you will have access to vacancies across commerce and industry, financial services, professional services, and the public sector.
Our expert recruiters are fully versed in the latest industry trends, with detailed insight into the salary and benefit packages available. We work with you and your potential employer to tailor a salary and benefits package to fit your requirements, whether that focuses on remuneration, your pension or flexible working.
We recruit for a vast range of qualified accountancy and finance jobs, from financial controllers and finance managers through to financial and management accountants.
Reed deploys experienced finance leadership specialists when recruiting for the most senior positions, so you will be working with a recruitment consultant who has a thorough understanding of the market and the role. This means that our leadership experts will only put you forward for positions at organisations which align with your professional aspirations.
We work with organisations of all sizes across commerce and industry, financial services, professional services, and the public sector. This scope allows Reed to support your progression to leading finance roles, no matter the type of organisation in which you want to take a senior position.
Our leadership experts work across finance-focused leadership roles including chief financial officer, chief operating officer and finance director, while also supporting your ambition to ascend to other c-suite roles, such as chief executive officer, managing director and commercial director.
Reed’s practice specialists understand the value of talented professionals; we offer you a truly exceptional service and will match you with a firm which will help you to thrive and progress your career.
We have excellent links with the big four, top 50 and specialist firms, making us the best-placed recruiter to advance your practice career.
Our national network of expert practice consultants will support you in finding your next role. All our recruiters have extensive knowledge of their local markets, helping them to identify the best roles for you, particularly if you are relocating from another area.
We specialise in finding you tax, audit, accounts preparation and production, payroll and insolvency at all seniorities. Not only will we help you find your ideal move, but we reward you for referring us to other professionals, with up to a £1,000 referral fee available.
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