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From trainee to director – accountancy milestone for BHP’s Terri

Yorkshire’s largest independent firm of Chartered Accountants, BHP, has strengthened its team of directors following an accreditation for a key member of staff from the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW). Terri Pierpoint, who joined BHP as a trainee in 2005, has been promoted to a director responsible for signing off audits… Read more »

‘Exceptional growth’ sees graduate appointed to BHP Financial Planning Ltd

BHP Financial Planning Ltd, the financial planning arm of BHP, Chartered Accountants, has appointed a graduate to its team for the first time following ‘exceptional growth’ over the last 18 months. BHP regularly takes on a new group of recruits in the autumn, however, 2018 marks the first time that a graduate has joined the… Read more »

BHP boosts business with 21 new starters

Yorkshire’s largest independent firm of Chartered Accountants, BHP, has welcomed 21 trainees into the company this month (September). BHP, which has offices in Sheffield, Cleckheaton, Leeds, Chesterfield, and York, has appointed 12 graduates, four year long placements and five trainees. The new starters have been appointed across the Audit and Assurance, Tax, Corporate Finance, Healthcare… Read more »

Accountancy staff go ‘down under’ with new roles

Three talented young accountants from Yorkshire will be making a move to Australia as part of a programme designed to give people in the profession international industry experience. Jessica Swaithe, Matthew Haw and William Benton, all work for the North’s leading independent Chartered Accountancy and Advisory Firm – BHP. All three, who work in the… Read more »

BHP succession – planning for continued success

John Warner, Managing Partner at BHP, the North’s leading independent Chartered Accountancy and Advisory Firm, is delighted to announce that Audit Partner, Lisa Leighton, and Corporate Finance Partner, Hamish Morrison, will be taking over at the helm of BHP as Joint Managing Partners from 2019. John said, “At BHP we embrace change, that’s why we… Read more »

Accountants’ charitable efforts add up to £27,000 donation

Yorkshire’s largest independent firm of chartered accountants, BHP has raised £27,000 for just over 50 charities in only one year. Thanks to the efforts of the firm’s staff, who are based across offices in Sheffield, Cleckheaton, Leeds, Chesterfield, and York, several national and smaller local charitable causes will benefit from the donations. In order to… Read more »

Top promotion for Sheffield auditor

Paul Winwood has been made a director at Yorkshire’s largest independent firm of chartered accountants, BHP after gaining Responsible Individual (RI) status by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW). Paul adds to the 15 strong audit partner team, responsible for signing off the firms audits. Paul joined BHP’s graduate scheme in… Read more »

The feeling is mutual as BHP wins two audit contracts

Yorkshire’s largest independent firm of chartered accountants, BHP has been appointed to provide annual audit services to two leading mutual societies that have combined investment assets totalling more than £160million. BHP has renewed its agreement with Sheffield Mutual Friendly Society, which it has worked with for more than 10 years, following a competitive pitch against… Read more »

Investment In Customers adds up to a gold award rating for BHP

Yorkshire’s largest independent firm of Chartered Accountants has achieved the top Gold Award rating from the prestigious Investor in Customers (IIC) accreditation. BHP increased on its previous score achieved in 2015, when it was one of just 15% of firms in the country to achieve a top rating when first undergoing the rigorous accreditation process…. Read more »

BHP bolsters its team with 20 new recruits

Chartered Accountancy firm BHP has reinforced its commitment to training the next generation of accountants, by recruiting 20 apprentices, graduates and placement students to work across five of the firm’s departments in Sheffield, Leeds, Cleckheaton, Chesterfield and York. The Apprentices will work within the Audit and Accounts Department, the Tax Department, the Healthcare Department and… Read more »