Recruitment drive for Barnsley accountants

12 October 2016

Barnsley accountants Gibson Booth Limited has added to its growing team with the appointment of a new accounts assistant.

Becky Shelswell has joined the business from an accountancy firm in Sheffield and will help with the dealings of limited companies, including preparing their annual accounts.

Becky, aged 21, is working towards her level four AAT qualification and plans to continue her studies to train to be a chartered accountant. 

She said: “I’m really excited to be joining a growing firm and put the skills I have gained so far into practice. I’ve had a really warm welcome from all the staff and I’m very positive about the future at Gibson Booth.”

Gibson Booth, which has its offices on Victoria Road in the town centre, has 31 staff, in the region of 1,000 clients and a turnover which has been growing year on year.

Managing director Robert Watson said: “We’re delighted to welcome Becky on board. She has quickly gained experience and knowledge and I’m sure she’ll prove to be a great asset to the team.”

Gibson Booth offer a wide range of services including accounts, audit, personal and tax planning. The firm also specialise in VAT, payroll, capital taxes, research and development tax planning, employee incentivisation, corporate finance and wealth management.


Notes to editor:

Attached photograph shows Becky Shelswell of Gibson Booth.

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