Proactive & Professional in Business

We are a firm of Chartered Accountants and Chartered Tax Advisors based in the town of Berwick upon Tweed in Northumberland. We serve clients across the UK with a concentration in Berwick upon Tweed, Northumberland, the North East of England, the Scottish Borders and East Lothian.

At J.H. Greenwood & Company we pride ourselves in obtaining an in depth knowledge of our client’s affairs, which enables us to provide relevant advice moulded to the needs of the individual client and identify potential problem areas whilst providing practical solutions. We aim to be proactive rather than reactive and to provide a personal and friendly service whatever the size of your business or personal circumstances.

We offer all new clients an initial consultation free of charge.


Introducing our new Associate, Steven Turnbull ACA,CTA.

We are proud to announce the appointment of our new Associate, Steven Turnbull
who is a Chartered Accountant and Chartered Tax adviser. Steven will undoubtedly
add further strength and knowledge to our growing team.

Steven, originally from Berwick-upon-Tweed, has spent a number of years with a large
independent firm of Chartered Accountants working in both Aberdeen and Edinburgh
before relocating to the Borders. In his previous roles he has gained a wealth of
knowledge acting as an adviser to private individuals and owner managed businesses.

Steven has particular expertise in tax planning and compliance solutions for sole
traders, partnerships and limited companies. He will be based in our Berwick-upon-
Tweed office however he lives in Galashiels and will provide services across North
Northumberland, the Scottish Borders, East Lothian and beyond.


J H Greenwood & Company are pleased to advertise the position of Accounts Assistant within the firm.

The successful applicant will undertake the following duties:

  • Preparation of Annual Accounts for Limited Companies, Partnerships and Sole Traders.
  • Preparation of Management Accounts for Limited Companies, Partnerships and Sole Traders.
  • Preparation of VAT Returns
  • Setting up and Dealing with client queries on various on-line bookkeeping software packages, full training will be given to the successful candidate.

The successful candidate will be organised, friendly and proactive and will be confident in dealing with a wide variety of people. They should have a working knowledge of Excel, Word and Outlook and be proficient in using a computer. Previous experience of using Iris Accountancy Suite and Bookkeeping systems such as Sage and Quickbooks would be desirable, however full training will be given.

The role is a Full Time position.

To apply for the above position, please email a copy of your up to date CV with a covering letter for the attention of Gareth Greenwood to enquiries@jhgreenwood.co.uk or post to J H Greenwood & Company, Ava Lodge, Castle Terrace, Berwick upon Tweed, TD15 1NP


This month we are focusing on the Fraud and How To Spot It. This fact sheet focuses on fraud within the workplace and what you can do to keep in control.

Fact Sheet – Fraud and How To Spot It

Please contact the office on 01289 302463 if you require any further information on any of the points raised.


Our current newsletter is available to view or download


In our Newsletter this quarter we discuss topics such as:

Making Tax Digital

Cross Border Property Purchases

Employee Rights – Shared Parental Leave

Tax Savings

For any further information on any of the topics raise, please contact the office on 01289 302463.