Accountancy group Azets plans 250 new jobs in Scotland

Accountancy group Azets plans 250 new jobs in Scotland

An international accountancy group has announced plans to create 250 new jobs in Scotland over the next five years. The move by Azets, which specialises in small and medium-sized businesses, is part of a drive to increase growth by 50% north of the border by 2026. Staff are being encouraged to "work from anywhere" (WFA), with investment being made in infrastructure and systems to support the transformation. Azets' chief executive for Scotland and the North, Peter Gallanagh, said: "Office life is changing rapidly and forever, as is the support needed by our clients. "Our new offices will provide our staff with the space they need to deliver outstanding client service and where our clients can engage with our staff in the most efficient manner possible." He added: "Our investment and growth plan is heavily weighted towards organic growth, but we are also looking at further acquisitions, in particular niche firms that could bring an expertise or specialisation that will add value to our extensive public and private sector client base." The BBC is not responsible for the content of external …
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