For those wishing to pursue a career in accountancy, there are opportunities within Ryecroft Glenton to study whilst obtaining practical experience with excellent personal development opportunities beyond qualification.

We encourage applications from enthusiastic, high calibre graduates from all disciplines for Chartered Accountancy training contracts. 

We also take applications from school leavers to take the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) exams after which there may be the opportunity for study towards further qualifications.

From time to time, other vacancies occur throughout the firm in both technical and support roles. If you would like to apply for a position within the firm or to know more about current vacancies, please contact Geoff Cawthorn or Sara Farrey at our Newcastle Office.

CURRENT VACANCY: Accounts Senior

We are looking for a highly motivated individual with 2 or more years of relevant experience in an accountancy practice to join our team.

The main duties of the role are as follows:-

  • Preparation of annual accounts for a broad variety of sole traders, partnerships and limited companies.
  • Completion of corporation tax and business tax computations to accompany the accounts.
  • Preparation of VAT returns.
  • Preparation of management accounts.
  • Liaising with clients on all above matters and dealing with queries as they arise.

Candidates must have the following attributes:-

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in an accountancy practice
  • Previous experience of the main duties of the role.
  • Proficient in the use of IT and Microsoft packages such as Outlook, Word and Excel.
  • Experience in using accounts software.

Candidates will preferably be AAT qualified but we will consider candidates who are qualified by experience. We will also consider applications for either full time or part time.

Salary is negotiable based on experience.

To apply please send a covering letter or email along with your CV to Sara Farrey at or our Newcastle office. 

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Address: 32 Portland Terrace Newcastle upon Tyne. NE2 1QP

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