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Accountancy Professionals & Business Change Recruitment Specialists

Accountancy Professionals & Business Change Recruitment Specialists

W&A Gleneagles Golf Day

W&A Gleneagles Golf Day

June 18 2013

On Friday 14th June Wilkinson & Associates hosted a number of clients at a golf day at Gleneagles.

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Refer a Friend Scheme

Refer a Friend Scheme

May 30 2013

Do you like being rewarded for simply making a referral? Why not take a look at our ‘Refer a Friend’ scheme and find out how you can receive a gift from our gift list to the value of £100, just for referring a friend or colleague.

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Ladies Event – Harvey Nichols

Ladies Event – Harvey Nichols

May 21 2013

Twelve ladies joined our consultants Andrea Green, Gillian Stewart and Julia Argo on the evening of Thursday 16th May at Harvey Nichols for an evening of fashion and fun. With all the sports events and dinners that go on aimed at the male business fraternity, we decided it was time to have a female focussed one for a change!

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Employment Vetting Checklist

May 14 2013

Anyone who has been through a pre-employment can know only too well how rigorous this process can be, particularly within the Financial Services Industry. Whether you are considering the contract market or seeking a permanent position, there are some important documents you require to satisfy an employer’s pre-employment screening checks and it is important to be aware of this at an early stage as it is now a vital stage in the recruitment process and critical to reaching a successful conclusion once an offer is made.

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John Lewis Shopping Spree Winner

John Lewis Shopping Spree Winner

May 01 2013

Wilkinson & Associates are delighted to announce the winner of our recent prize draw competition.

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New to Contracting?

April 22 2013

The job market has changed dramatically over the last five years, with a steep increase in the number of qualified finance professionals working within contract positions and also companies hiring on this flexible basis. Contractors may work either on a fixed term contract (salaried) basis on a company payroll or on an hourly/daily rate basis,  the latter being increasingly commonplace in the current market.

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W&A Celebrate our 10th Birthday

W&A Celebrate our 10th Birthday

April 16 2013

This month at W&A, we celebrate 10 years in business. We’re not particularly nostalgic, but thought it appropriate to pause and reflect on an amazing 10 years. It’s been (largely) fun and we’re still here to tell the tale!

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Professionalising the Change Agenda

March 28 2013

The candidate tool-kit required to do so:

As part of the continuing development of Wilkinson & Associates’ Business Change function, we have been speaking with many of the key decision makers in the world of Change Management. Throughout those discussions, one recurring theme seems prevalent; the desire amongst Change Management experts to see an appreciation of the professionalism of Change Management disciplines in the workplace by key business stakeholders. This is not to suggest that Change Management as a discipline in itself is ignored or dismissed in terms of its importance or relevance. However, there is a feeling that perhaps those focused solely on BAU activities often overlook the importance of Change Management and how it’s successful implementation can have a massive impact on shaping future BAU activities.

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SportsQuest Charity Dinner

March 19 2013

Last Thursday evening Wilkinson & Associates went along to the Edinburgh International Conference Centre to support the annual SportsQuest Dinner. This superb night, now in its 14th year, is one of the highlights in the entertainment calendar.  It’s based around a sports quiz, with teams of ten competing to be champions by demonstrating their knowledge of sport through four rounds of questions. The standard is high and with 2012 being such an unforgettable year (Ryder Cup, European Championships, Olympics, Tour de France to name but a few), there was a lot to get through.

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Wooden Spoon

Wooden Spoon

March 15 2013

Over the last 10 years Wilkinson & Associates have supported the Wooden Spoon.  The charity was founded in 1983 and is dedicated to helping disadvantaged children and young people across Britain live happier and richer lives by partnering with the local rugby community in the UK to raise funds for various causes.  This good work relies on a variety of fundraising events and thousands of members.

 

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