Blog

Accountancy Professionals & Business Change Recruitment Specialists

Accountancy Professionals & Business Change Recruitment Specialists

Keeping it Reel - The W&A film blog

Keeping it Reel - The W&A film blog

May 18 2017

Given we are coming into the Summer blockbuster movie season, we thought it would be fun to discuss our favourite films. This lead to some interesting conversations in the office. Here are our favourites:

Read more


Edinburgh voted 2nd best city in the world to live

Edinburgh voted 2nd best city in the world to live

May 12 2017

Edinburgh has once again come out well in a quality of life survey but this time it’s a global one!  Edinburgh was ranked second, beaten only by Wellington in New Zealand, in a study of 47 cities published by Deutsche Bank.

Read more


ICAS 35 under 35

ICAS 35 under 35

May 05 2017

It is that time of year again when ICAS looks for nominations for 35 leading CAs under the age of 35. The Institute of Chartered Accountants Scotland’s has built and developed a truly global brand and presence and as such this is a great opportunity for those in the earlier years of their finance careers to post a marker on the world finance stage.

Read more


Office closed for Bank Holiday

April 28 2017

Please note that our office will be closed on Monday, 1st May for the Bank Holiday. If you have an urgent query, please email enquiries@wilkinsonandassociates.co.uk and someone will get back to you as soon as possible.

Read more


Here Comes the Sun…

Here Comes the Sun…

April 27 2017

Now Easter is out of the way thoughts turn to summer and the countdown to sunshine is on. 

Read more


Small Margins

Small Margins

April 21 2017

This week I had to break the bad news to a candidate that they weren’t going to be offered the role that they were really keen on. Definitely one of the worst parts of the recruitment remit!

They had attended two comprehensive interview stages and performed well at both. Likewise the overall feedback from the prospective hiring manager was positive. So why didn’t they get the job?

Read more


Wilkinson & Associates turns 14!

Wilkinson & Associates turns 14!

April 13 2017

Tomorrow, 14th April, W&A will celebrate its 14 birthday! As it’s Good Friday our office will be closed tomorrow and Monday 17th April so we’ll have to leave the celebrations until next week.

Read more


Reflections of a 50 year old man…

Reflections of a 50 year old man…

March 30 2017

I turned 50 last week. Can’t believe how quick time has passed, particularly the past 20 years. My son is now 17. They say that “youth is wasted on the young”. So what tips do I wish I’d received when I was 17?

Read more


Happy Birthday Ian!

Happy Birthday Ian!

March 24 2017

Another week, another milestone birthday at Wilkinson & Associates – Ian turned 50 on Wednesday...

Read more


Everest North Ridge Expedition

Everest North Ridge Expedition

March 06 2017

A fantastic and inspiring tale of one CA who has very much chosen his own path since gaining his qualification.  Ricky Munday is about to embark on his conquest of Mount Everest (8,848m), via the North Ridge in Tibet.

Read more

View all Vacancies