Quick facts
  • Year established:
    1930
  • Website:
    https://www.hwca.com/
  • Contact
    • HW Group Services, 11Ai Park House Milton Park Abingdon Oxon OX14 4RS, Abingdon, Oxon, United Kingdom, OX14 4RS

About Haines Watts

Haines Watts are firm of chartered accountants who specialise in advising and supporting over 35,000 business owners, providing clients access to a huge amount of business expertise and knowledge.

Haines Watts started in the 1930s in a shed with a desk, a shared phone and a filing cabinet. It has since developed into what it is today, providing business advisory and accountancy advise across 60 different locations in the UK.

The organisation have a primary purpose to 'help owner managers create, measure, retain and use their wealth to meet their personal needs'.

In line with their primary purpose, Haines Watts created a set of five core principles to which employees work towards every working day. The principles in question are: Commercial; Supportive; Challenging; Practical and Approachable.


What is it like to work for Haines Watts

Personal Growth
Personal Growth
Haines Watts offer coaching through their development programmes and is also available through employees personal development, supporting them to get to where they want to be.
Wellbeing
Wellbeing
Mindfulness sessions are offered at annual workshops. Haines Watts also provide employees with an Employee Assistance Programme which is offered to all employees.
Fair Deal
Fair Deal
Offices use Social Media as a platform to recognise and celebrate employees achievements. This is done alongside team outing celebrations and dinner with the Managing Partner. 

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Benefits:

  • Charity Activities
    Charity Activities

    At least 40% of staff are known to undertake charitable activities during business hours without incurring financial loss

  • Gym
    Gym

    Companies offering either free gym/ sports facilities or subsidised gym membership for all employees

  • Development
    Development

    Companies that provide support for non-work related training to all staff

Company Statistics

  • Staff:

    1093

  • UK sites:

    111

  • Earning £35,000+:

    39%

  • Average Age:

    40

  • Male : Female:

    48% / 52%

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