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We’re always on the look-out for those who not only want to build a career, but want to be part of something that directly impacts the lives of those around them.

If that’s you, then look no further. We’re here to help you follow your passion, and if you like the sound of us, how we work and what we do, then we’d love to hear from you!

LIFE AT ROBSON LAIDLER

POSITIVITY BREEDING SUCCESS

We’re committed to supporting you and your lifestyle.

Want to bike to work or have an active lunch break? No problem! Take advantage of our in-house shower facilities, our walking club or our local gym partnership. Need to pick the kids up early one day? Our flexible working scheme allows you to fit work around your personal life. Want regular encouragement? Because we are striving for Gold in the NHS Better Health at Work Award, our health initiatives include regular awareness sessions and 24/7 confidential support.

A lot of our recruits come looking for a positive place to work. That’s why as well as regular appraisals with KPIs and goals for the year, we have an “appreciation station” where you can leave positive messages of thanks for work well done. We also have a “pat on the back” award scheme where staff can receive gifts for outstanding results!

MAKING AN IMPACT

GIVING BACK AND MAKING A DIFFERENCE

If you want to share your success and give some back to the community then this is the place to be. We want you to feel inspired, empowered and motivated. That’s why we give you one day off a year paid to volunteer in your local community.

We’re constantly striving to make an impact, not just on communities but also on the environment. From reducing our carbon footprint by 86%, to contributing to our Investors in the Environment partnership, to regularly charity events and fundraising campaigns, there’s opportunities for every member of the team to be part of something bigger and impact the world.

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IMPROVING THE LIVES OF THOSE AROUND THEM

When you join the Robson Laidler family, you’re joining a community of people committed to long term relationships with our clients and fellow staff.

We’ve been around for nearly 100 years and our mission has always been “Helping to improve the lives of our clients, our people and our communities.”

With our merger with Straughans, our total headcount has grown to over 80 staff who are continually going forward together bigger and stronger.

ROLES WE’RE LOOKING FOR

Apprentice Tax Junior
Chester Le Street, County Durham
£11,000 – £12,000 per annum

 

We are delighted to be recruiting here at Robson Laidler an award winning accountancy firm who have been around nearly 100 years and whose mission statement is helping to improve the lives of our clients.

We have a fantastic opportunity for an apprentice tax junior based at our Chester le Street office and reporting to the tax manager.

We are looking for someone with a strong academic background and willing to begin studies with ATT leading to a great career in tax.

Responsibilities

  • General compliance work;
  • Preparing self-assessment tax returns;
  • Liaising with clients in respect of their enquiries and tax liabilities;
  • Working with other tax team members on their client portfolios;
  • Assisting with HM Revenue & Customs enquiries;

Requirements

  • Strong academic background;
  • Focused on a career in tax;
  • Proven written and verbal communication skills;
  • Highly organized with the ability to plan and prioritize tasks;
  • A positive and committed approach to work that is extended to clients, colleagues and external stakeholders;

Applicants for this role will need to demonstrate that they have the desire to start and further their career with an accountancy practice as this is a funded ATT role.

Hours 36.5 hrs per week (full time – we operate a flexible working hour policy)

Salary 11,000 – 12,000 dependent on qualifications and experience

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