Career Opportunities

Applications are invited for the following positions in our office in Cockermouth.

Chartered Accountant / Certified Accountant

Recently qualified the successful candidate will be responsible for delivering services for a diverse portfolio of corporate clients, predominantly owner-managed businesses, within a variety of industry sectors including charities. An audit background would be an advantage although not essential.

Accounting Technicians

We require qualified accounting technicians (AAT) with experience of working in a professional practice. The successful applicants will have excellent IT skills and be able to work on their own initiative. The role will involve book-keeping, accounts production and VAT for a portfolio of clients.

Accountancy Apprenticeships

We have a number of vacancies for Accounting Apprentices. The apprentice route lets you learn on the job, gain an accounting qualification (AAT) and earn money. Many of our past accounting apprentices have continued their careers and become Chartered Accountants within our practice.

Competitive salary packages dependent upon experience and qualifications.

Apply in writing with CV to –Mr RJ Thwaites, Gibbons Chartered Accountants, 2 Europe Way, Cockermouth, Cumbria, CA13 0RJ or by email


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