Working in Bristol – Everything You Need to Know

Why Bristol is a Great Place to Search for a Job in Accountancy

It’s the largest city in the South West and famed for its aerospace and rich historical sea trade. Now home to the third largest financial sector in the UK with a rapidly growing creative sector, Bristol is THE place to live and work.

But before we get on to work, let’s discover the really fun stuff!

Shopping – From boutique shops and quaint cafes in Clifton, to Bristol’s shopping quarter – it’s a shopper’s paradise.

Culture – Street art is provided by Banksy, plus you have the Cathedral, Brunel’s SS Great Britain and the suspension bridge. 

Getting about – It’s easy to get to Bristol by train and car – with motorway access direct from London and easy access form the North, South and East by the M4 and M5. Once you’re there, choose from bus, train and boat a plenty!

27% of the working age population in Bristol choose to commute by foot or bicycle – 

more than any other Local Authority in England and Wales.

Things to do – Parks, festivals, foodie emporiums, bars, restaurants and shows. No matter what your passion, Bristol has you covered. 

Homes – Choose from Victorian terrace properties with period features to trendy waterfront apartments. It’s such a diverse city with lots of different areas and personalities to choose from.

Nearby – You’re half an hour from Somerset or South Gloucestershire and a short trip from Wales. Bath is nearby aa are pretty villages such as Stow on the Wold, Painswick and Castle Combe. 

Schools – Second only to London, Bristol has the highest number of independent schools in the country. And The University of Bristol is one of the top 50 in the world. 

Quality of Life Survey 2019

“Diversity, culture and green.”

The top 3 words used by residents to describe what they enjoy about living in Bristol.

Employment – Virtually every trade and industry is thriving in Bristol. So, if you’re thinking of relocating for work with a partner and family, you’re bound to find meaningful employment or casual work for university students. 

And if relocation is on the cards, Bristol is a really safe but very exciting bet.

Especially if you’re an ambitious accountant.

Take this position for example, Partner Designate Medical Accountant. It’s one of many accountancy jobs in Bristol with Public Practice Recruitment Ltd.

“We’re delighted to work with many of the top accountancy firms within Bristol and have wonderful relationships with some well-established and award-winning practices. 

If you’re looking for a new role and you either live in Bristol currently, or are looking to relocate, please speak to us first. 

At Public Practice Recruitment Ltd, we’re specialist accountancy recruiters with exceptional market knowledge and a number of exciting positions within Bristol.”

Garry Howling, Public Practice Recruitment Ltd.  

If you’re interested in applying for the Partner Designate position and have experience within the medical accounting field, we’d love to hear from you. 

Please call today on 03335 777 787 or share your CV here.


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