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Menzies Overview

London, England (UK)
201 to 500 employees
1912
Private Practice / Firm
Accounting
Unknown / Non-Applicable
Competitors

Grant Thornton UK LLP, BDO, Mazars

Menzies is one of the UK’s largest regional accountancy firms and is ranked as one of the top 25 firms in the UK.

From its offices in London, Surrey and Hampshire it provides accountancy, audit and tax advice to businesses. A major aspect of ... Read more

Mission: Our overriding purpose is to help business owners and executives to make their businesses more sucessful. We aim to achieve that by understanding our clients businesses, thinking strategically about their issues and being commercially focused in our approach.

Menzies Reviews

  • "Trying too hard to push up the rankings and forget about employees"

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    Former Employee - Management
    Former Employee - Management
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Menzies full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Given responsibility for a portfolio
    Direct communication with charity partner

    Cons

    Hours
    Deadlines can be dropped on you
    Lack of resourcing
    Communication from top down is poor
    Seen from others job satisfaction varies hugely depending on which partner you’re currently working for
    The busy period around year end used to be a month, it then stretched to 3-4months when I left

    Advice to Management

    Communicate better
    recruit more to relieve resourcing pressures
    listen and support staff more
    increase pay

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Menzies Interviews

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    Interview

    one presentation to be given in about 15 minutes, then they ask you questions about the interview followed by competencies based questions. After this they give you a chance to ask any questions you may have. There is 2 people interviewing you at the same time

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Menzies Awards & Accolades

  • Employer of the Year Award, Turnaround, Restructuring & Insolvency (“TRI”) Award, 2019
  • Large Firm Innovation of the Year, British Accountancy Awards, 2019
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