All the staff joined together over lunch to test their general knowledge with a quiz as three teams went head to head to prove themselves to be the smartest. The competition was closed with a tiebreaker round to declare the overall winner and over £195 raised for Children in need.
Welcome to Laura Gaskin who joins us as a Bookkeeper and is studying towards her AAT. A keen walker, she recently climbed Scafell Pike and you might also spot her from time to time at Derby County home games.
We’re really pleased to welcome Shaun Freeman who joins us as a trainee accountant whilst studying towards his ACCA. He likes to keep fit and is currently looking into joining a local basketball team so if you can help then please let us know. If you spot him wearing a multicoloured shirt, then he’d also like you to let him know!
Due to continued growth, a vacancy has arisen for an experienced full-time book-keeper to join our outsourcing department based at our offices in Derby.
The team at Sibbalds recently spent a Team Away Day at Markeaton Park on a very sunny and warm afternoon.The afternoon was spent reviewing ideas that were put forward during our away day in the Spring as well as brainstorming new ideas and discussing the progress at Sibbalds over the last few months.
We’re really pleased to welcome James Tanser who joins us as a trainee accountant. James recently finished his GCSE’s and is currently enrolled at Babington College, where he is working towards his AAT Qualification. He also lives, sleeps and breathes football attending Derby County matches with his grandad, who was a former player!
We’re delighted to be celebrating our 90th year in business this year, having been formed way back in 1928 by Mr James Sibbald. As well as looking back on our proud history, this post also looks forward to the various technological developments which will revolutionize our practice.
Due to the many changes and rapid growth of Sibbalds over the last year, the office was closed for the day and the team joined together at Mount Cook Adventure Centre in Matlock on Wednesday 11 April 2018 for an ‘away day’.
As sponsors of the Services category, we now face the task of sifting through the applications to settle on a shortlist of three. We are looking forward to meeting the three shortlisted companies at a champagne and canapes evening in May.
Hari and David recently joined with other representatives from businesses who have signed up to sponsor the Derby Telegraph Business Awards for a Sponsors’ Breakfast at the University of Derby’s Enterprise Centre.