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Jamie Johns from Wize Mentoring

Jamie Johns, CEO of Wize Mentoring which has a worldwide client base of accounting firms, talks about 'recruiting slowly' and the advice Wize Mentoring gives its accounting firm clients.

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Here's what some of Accountests clients tell us

PKF Mack, Perth, WA, Australia

Chris Roos, Partner

"The service offered by Accountests has been a game changer for our recruitment of professional staff. The ability to quickly assess the relevant technical skills of candidates has significantly improved our decision making process."

Lewis Brownlee, London & SE, UK

David Jones, FCCA

"Accountests has completely changed our interview process.  No longer do we waste time with the ‘talkers’ who have the gift of being amazing at interviews but who turn out to be not so great at their job!  I can honestly say that we will never give up using Accountests."

Monash University, Melbourne, Australia

Amanda Michael, Faculty Finance

"I recently used Accountests as we were looking for a way to assess technical management accountant ability to supplement our interviews of shortlisted candidates. It helped inform our decision and would definitely use it again."

BDO New Zealand


"The abilities being shown by the recruited candidate correlates with the outcome of their test, and they are progressing and delivering to expectations"

Financial Express, London UK

Ryan Rambaccussing, Group Financial Controller

"The tests were extremely valuable in providing an independent gauge of the skill level of the candidates, which played a key part in making a decision on who was right for the role.”

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Audit Senior / Audit Manager Technical Skills Test

By Giles Pearson on Jun 04, 2020

Have you ever tried to hire auditors?  After 5+ years of talking to accounting firms about the challenges of hiring experienced accountants, we often hear recruiting managers telling us “We wish you had some...

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Phone Interview Tips For Accountant Candidates

By Steve Evans on Apr 07, 2020

Revised for current times of restricted travel and social contact in the unfolding international COVID-19 turmoil, this is a practical 4-step toolkit for anyone tasked with recruiting and selecting high performing accountants & bookkeepers in difficult conditions.

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Reference Checking Questions For Accountant Candidates

By Steve Evans on Feb 28, 2020

Reference checking is one of the most tedious and least effective selection methods, unless you interview referees as thoroughly as candidates.  

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