First Freelance announced as ‘Overall Provider of the Year’ at top industry awards

Contractor Accountancy firm, First Freelance, has been selected as the winner of the ‘Overall Provider of the Year’ award at the Recruitment International Supplier Awards.

The awards ceremony recognises the best industry suppliers across 13 categories who contribute to the success and growth of the UK recruitment sector.

First Freelance was also shortlisted in the highly competitive ‘Best Accountancy’ and ‘Best Contractor Services’ categories.

The awards are wholly independent and a true reflection of standards as recruitment agencies from across the UK vote for the winners.

First Freelance Managing Director, Mark Beal-Preston, said:

To be named the ‘Overall Provider of the Year’ across such a talented industry is an honour. First Freelance sets out to be the very best support partner to agencies in our sector, so to receive the overall top accolade based on the feedback from agencies is something we are extremely proud of. It’s also a direct reflection of our team’s hard work, talent and commitment to the industry. Thank you to everyone who voted for us

The event, held at the Andaz Hotel in central London, was attended by more than 120 of the top industry suppliers and leaders.

For more coverage of the awards, follow this link to Recruitment International’s website:

About First Freelance:

First Freelance is one of the UK’s leading specialist accountancy firms.

Their qualified accountants offer tailored accountancy and support services for freelancers, contractors and small businesses. They work closely with many of the UK’s leading recruitment businesses helping them to ensure all parties in the supply chain are operating efficiently, legally and without risk.

First Freelance is an FCSA Accredited Member – the UK’s most stringent and highly regarded compliance accreditation for contractor service providers (their assessors being Ernst Young).

They have been selected as an official Business Partner to REC and are an Affiliate Member of APSCo – the UK’s two largest professional recruitment bodies. For several years running the firm has received the Cabinet Award for Customer Service Excellence.

Compliance, expertise and unmatched service is what the industry has come to expect from First Freelance.

LinkedIn: first-freelance
Twitter: @firstfreelance
Phone: 0207 148 1580
Contact: Mark Beal-Preston

Published on: 22 February 2017 - By: Trade Press

I'm an accountant myself but I must say I couldn't have done without the support of First Freelance. – Mugu S.

What I love is that they took the time to meet me in person. I certainly feel I can trust them. – Nadia D.

First Freelance have provided me with excellent support every step of the way. They genuinely care. – Bhargavi P.

The team are knowledgeable and their customer service is outstanding! – Chieme M.

I've worked with many accountants over the years. None have come close to First Freelance. – Daniel J.

They genuinely care about my business and personal finances. – Jennifer W.

First Freelance have provided me with an outstanding level of expertise. I highly recommend them! – Linda P.

I love having 24/7 visibility of my business finances. The 'live' business bank feed is an excellent feature. – Guido M.

What I love is that they took the time to meet me in person and explain everything clearly. – Olufunmilayo A.


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