Haines Watts Overview

  • www.hwca.com
  • Abingdon, United Kingdom
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 1930
  • Company - Private
  • Accounting
  • Unknown / Non-Applicable

Haines Watts are a Top 15 firm of chartered accountants and business advisers who specialise in advising and supporting owner managed businesses. We support over 35,000 business owners around the UK, which gives our clients access to a huge amount of business expertise and ...

Company Updates

November 29, 2021
KEY NOT FOUND: company-updates.categories.careers
Cohort 7 of our Leadership and Development Programme taken at Madingley Hall Cambridge University
Shared image
October 25, 2021
KEY NOT FOUND: company-updates.categories.community
Issue 62 of the ONE Magazine is out now! Take a look... In this latest edition of the ONE Magazine we interview Reach founder Sarah Stirk to discuss our Reach Next Generation partnership and uncover how the programme is impacting the lives of young girls throughout the country. We also shine a light on Sivana Interiors with a unique wellness offering and provide an informative insight into how a few of our clients are progressing, along with all the trusted favourites such as a city spotlight on Birmingham and our inspiration station.
Shared image - ONE | Issue 62 | hwca.com
ONE | Issue 62 | hwca.com

The latest conversations about Accounting

Join the conversation on




Senior Associate

What are some unethical things you’ve done at work?



Read more on Fishbowl


101.7K Members 

Ask candid career questions

Chat with the community.

-1 - https://www.fishbowlapp.com/bowl/accounting/posts?cf=gd&utm_medium=Glassdoor&utm_source=glassdoor.co.uk&utm_campaign=Overview&utm_content=Industry-content-integrated-Overview&utm_term=Haines Watts~310642
Join the conversation on

Haines Watts Reviews

Recommend to a Friend
Approve of CEO
Michael Davidson
Michael Davidson
16 Ratings
Featured Review
Current Employee, less than 1 year

"Great company"

Jul 27, 2021 - Engagement and Communications Manager in Ashby de la Zouch, England
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO


Great team, good culture of teamwork and collaboration, flexible working, good benefit options.


Working from home means fewer face-to-face interactions especially in the pandemic but no other cons really.

Advice to Management

I joined in the pandemic and was made to feel very welcome and I am particularly impressed with the focus on wellbeing, it shows the importance placed on employee health and wellbeing.
See All 84 Reviews

Diversity & Inclusion at Haines Watts

(17 reviews)

Diversity Programs & Initiatives

All of our partners are committed to ensuring our ethical practices and policies are as up-to-date and forward-thinking as possible.

Involvement in the local community is of paramount importance to the Haines Watts Group – we consider ourselves as community accountants and the firm takes a

KEY NOT FOUND: diversityAndInclusion.alt

Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

All answers shown come directly from Haines Watts Reviews and are not edited or altered.

How is race or ethnicity talked about at Haines Watts?

...People take their masks off and stop social distancing as soon as they get into the office and there are no repercussions (other than catching covid)...Read More

Read 1 more responses

Haines Watts Photos

+ Add Photo
Haines Watts photo of: MISSING VALUEHaines Watts photo of: MISSING VALUEHaines Watts photo of: MISSING VALUEHaines Watts photo of: MISSING VALUEHaines Watts photo of: MISSING VALUEHaines Watts photo of: MISSING VALUEHaines Watts photo of: MISSING VALUE

Haines Watts Interviews

Getting an Interview
Applied online28%
Recruitment Agency17%

  1. Auditor Interview

    Anonymous Employee in London, England
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    I applied online. I interviewed at Haines Watts (London, England) in Jan 2022


    Professional competency based interview. Number of questions asked about past experience. The managers make you feel at ease during the interview and is not stressful at all. Nothing more to say really a very standard interview process in which you meet the partner and manager, with a discussion primarily around your background.

    What is your past experience Have you managed a team before

    Answer Question

See All 18 interviews

Haines Watts Awards & Accolades

  • Best Companies 1 Star AwardBest Companies2021
  • Accountancy's Top 10 Best Firms to Work ForBest Companies2021
  • Shortlisted for the Employee Training and Development categoryThe UK Employee Experience Awards2020
  • Best Companies - One to WatchBest Companies Group2020
  • Silver Award for Training and DevelopmentUK Employee Experience Awards2020

Popular Careers with Haines Watts Job Seekers


Haines Watts FAQ

(21 Questions)

All answers shown come directly from Haines Watts Reviews and are not edited or altered.

See questions about:

Does Haines Watts offer unlimited holiday?

...Flexibility of time off for ACA studies....

March 10, 2021

Read more

Work at Haines Watts? Share Your Experiences