PROFESSIONAL SERVICES RECRUITMENT - The best appointment you'll make

Welcome to W&A’s dedicated resource hub, specifically for newly qualified accountants. Here you will find industry insight and advice that relates to you, your career and your job search.

Whether you’re working toward qualifying, have recently qualified or perhaps you qualified a couple of years ago and are now considering your first post-qualified move, there will be something here for you all.

You might currently be in or have recently completed a traditional training contract in practice and you’re thinking about moving into industry, or maybe you’ve qualified in industry and are considering your next move, whatever your circumstances, no doubt you’re eager to understand what your options are and the routes available to you. That’s where we come in!

Most of us at W&A have in excess of 15 years of experience in advising people just like you! That means we’ve encountered just about everything there is to experience in a recruitment process!

We are here to help and we hope you find our resources useful.

Thinking about a move into industry?


Exploring Job Positions in Financial Services for Newly Qualified Accountants

Practice or industry – Which is best for you?

Spotlight Vacancies:

Finance Manager - Edinburgh

  Want to know your options in Practice?


Practice or industry – Which is best for you?

Spotlight Vacancies:

Corporate Tax Manager - Edinburgh

Does a career in internal audit appeal to you?  


ESG in Internal Audit and Risk Management

Career & Workplace Insights series: Internal Audit with Siebrand Wolberink

Spotlight Vacancies:

Controls and Governance Analyst - Glasgow

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Should I Stay Or Should I Go?

How to write a great CV

Specialist Tips for your next Accounting or Finance Interview

Salary Negotiations: A Fair Offer?

5 key questions to ask yourself when considering a counter-offer

Downloadable Resources:

Interview Guide

Competency Based Interview Guide