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Preston accountancy firm expands as it takes on new trainee

Joseph Scott-Bentley (L) and Nick Smith (R).

A Preston-based accountancy firm is expanding with the appointment of a new trainee accountant.

Rotherham Taylor Limited has this week welcomed Joseph Scott-Bentley to its team. Joseph joins the firm having completed a BA Hons degree in Accounting and an MA in Accounting and Finance.

He will soon be involved in delivering services including the preparation of accounts for sole traders and partnerships, completing VAT returns and processing payroll.

Joseph said: “I am very excited to be joining Rotherham Taylor Limited. The firm has an excellent reputation and I am looking forward to being able to make a difference for our clients.”

Nick Smith, a director at Rotherham Taylor Limited, said: “We are delighted to be able to welcome Joseph to the team.

“He already boasts excellent academic credentials and I am sure that our clients will value his input as he works towards qualification.”

Joseph is the third new appointment at Rotherham Taylor Limited since September 2015.

Andrew Mann
After 34 years working in numerous operational and communications disciplines for three FTSE companies (Yorkshire Electricity; Meggitt and BAE Systems), at over a dozen locations, on 24 November 2016, I became the inaugural editor of Business Lancashire. Business Lancashire is a good news, Lancashire focused, business website and daily newsletter. It is a partnership between The Samuel James Group and the North and Western Lancashire Chamber of Commerce. Over the years, I have written hundreds of press releases, features for trade magazines, copy for websites and brochures, edited in-house magazines and newsletters, as well as presenting a radio programme on Chorley FM. This experience has given me the ideal background for editing Business Lancashire.