Six new starters have been taken on at North East accountancy firm Tait Walker.
Deborah Trelease has taken up the role of financial planner, while Nicola Edmondson joins the firm as tax manager, Jon Archer as business services manager, and Siobhan Hooper and Craig Patterson as services executives.
IT Graduate Victoria Johnson, meanwhile, joins the company’s dedicated IT support team.
The announcement follows its reaccreditation of the Gold Investors in People Award.
Managing partner Andrew Moorby said: “We place huge emphasis on bringing the right people into our business – we are always looking for locally-based specialists who can work well in a team.
“Despite these recent additions, we remain determined to strengthen our team further.
“Various parts of the practice are very busy and continue to see strong growth, particularly within our corporate finance department.
“I’d encourage anyone considering a career in this area to get in touch – we are always looking to recruit good people across the firm.”
HR partner Goldie Goldie added: “We are extremely proud of our ability to attract recruits of such a high calibre. We continue to retain a real team atmosphere at Tait Walker. We welcome all six new appointments to the team, who each bring unique experience and skills with them.”