When you join Evolve Tax & Accountancy LLP, you will become part of the Evolve team.
You will join a team that cares passionately about your next career move and you'll Evolve as a person and receive support to help you to define your personal goals and help you to achieve these.
You will be part of a team that really cares for its clients. You will be involved in inspiring and educating our clients to help them understand their numbers while helping them to achieve their personal and business goals.
We believe accountants are not just about the numbers, we are a support network underpinning the passion of business owners to succeed in their aspirations, whilst helping to make their finance function a little less scary!
Our core values are:
Initiative and independent thinking
Communication, teamwork and assisting others
Driving and embracing positive change and the use of systems
Positive and constructive attitude
Developing client relationships and improving client service
Self-development and progress reflection
You will have the ability to work flexibly around our core hours and will have the opportunity to work remotely on occasion following successful completion of your probation period.
You will have a work-life balance. You will be shown how to organise your diary to prevent overwhelm. Your mental health is important to us, so much so we have a qualified Mental Health first aider in the firm to provide additional support if ever required.
You will work with clients who are wonderful people that have amazing businesses that strive to achieve their personal and business goals. We are clear about who we work with as clients. We don't just work with everybody.
You will receive regular training and you will be given time to ensure that you keep up to date with the latest changes in accounting, taxation and technology.
We have summer away days and Christmas events every year on top of random lunches every now and again. We all love a lunch!
You will be part of an organisation that is always looking for a more efficient way of working. You will be expected to innovate and challenge the way that we do things. Your ideas will be valued.
Here is what some of our team have said about working at Evolve:
As a new mum returning to work, Evolve's flexibility and support has been key in helping me to find my feet as a working mum.
They make sure I am able to achieve both having a career, and family life, without any of the guilt! Their flexibility ensures that I don't miss anything important and have a great work-life balance. It's nice to know your personal life is valued as much as your professional one.
Claire - Dec 2023.
Evolve is a small team with employees of varied backgrounds and expertise. Everyone is friendly, approachable and ready to help when needed and the atmosphere in the office is enjoyable as everyone has a good sense of humour.
Charlotte - Dec 2023.
I am currently studying towards my ACCA qualification and Evolve has provided financial and technical support as I navigate my route to becoming qualified. I feel like the company believe in me and my success is as important to them as it is to me.
Jess - Dec 2023
What you will receive by working at Evolve Tax & Accountancy LLP?
A competitive salary regularly reviewed every year as a minimum and in line with regional bandings. Our students are also rewarded by way of a salary increase for every successful exam result!
23 days holiday plus bank holidays as a minimum, depending on your time with the firm. There is no fighting for Christmas and New Year off as the office is closed.
Our Director is Christmas crazy and believes everybody should take this time to eat, drink and recharge those batteries!
We have a generous pension scheme by way of salary sacrifice.
What do we need you, the accounting superstar, to be?
AAT and ATT Trainees and apprentices:
You’ll need an eagerness to learn, to think on your feet and a desire to make an impact in the world.
We appreciate that starting a career can be daunting, but we have a supportive team who will support and nurture you through your studies.
ACCA and CIOT apprentices:
Ideally you will have 2 years practice experience and be confident in looking after clients.
You’ll know when to pick up the phone, offer a zoom call or just check in to make sure clients are OK.
Have a least 2 years post qualification experience in practice or be qualified by experience.
Be able to advise owner-managed business owners in basic tax planning.
Be comfortable with managing a small portfolio of clients.
Be willing to support and nurture the more junior members of the team.
Be able to educate your clients on the best tax, accounting or bookkeeping practices, systems or processes, for their business.
Be a XERO whizz
You need to have excellent time management skills and be organised, focused and able to work independently using your own initiative. You should know what the end result should be and know how to acheive it in the most efficient and effective way. You are a finisher.
Your next step…
Evolve Tax & Accountancy are a team of 18 across four offices in Chatteris, Fordham, Baythorne End and Colchester. In the world of cloud-based software, with paperless offices, we have the ability to work with all the team wherever we are. We use this to our advantage as we have certain specialists in different industries, including agriculture, construction, retail and property. The list goes on…..
The first step to join us is to send a CV, with a covering letter sharing why you feel that Evolve Tax & Accountancy LLP would be the perfect home for you.
These will land in the inbox of our Director, Heather, if you send them to email@example.com
We respond to all CVs out of courtesy as we appreciate it's frustrating not to hear back when looking for a career change or even to start your career in the first place!
We look forward to hearing from you!
Newly qualified ACCA Accountants