Careers

What we do

Harold Sharp exists to help business people make decisions, navigate their fiscal choices and advise them of opportunities, as well as to provide assurance that their financial information can be relied on and their tax position is optimised. We do this using digital technology to take accountancy online and plain English to make the complex clear.

From our office in Sale, our team of over 50 Directors and staff work with start-up and SME clients across a range of sectors. We provide a variety of support including consultancy, planning, tax, accounting and outsourced services. However our customers work with us, we aim to make their lives simpler.

 

“I thought Harold Sharp would be a great place to work because its long history showed it was stable and well run with long-term client relationships and loyal staff. Turns out I was right!”

Michael Hitchen, Payroll Specialist

Interested in joining us?

We have a great team culture with a strong, proactive work ethic. We believe in hiring the right person to support our continued business growth.

Everyone at Harold Sharp has a part to play, and new staff members must be prepared to support the team, taking into account the client perspective.

Whether you’re from a big, well-known accountancy firm or a small local practice, there’s plenty of opportunity for you here.

We are always looking for talented and proactive individuals to join our growing practice.

Please find a list of the current opportunities below.

“My job at Harold Sharp is full of variety and always evolving. I’m excited about the opportunities and challenges going forward.”

Rebecca Holloway, Property Team Leader

“Harold Sharp offered me the opportunity to advance to a managerial role with a varied portfolio of clients.”

Yusuf Laher, Manager

Current vacancies

We are always looking for exceptional talent to continue the growth of our busy team. Whether you’re from a big, well-known accountancy firm or a small
local practice, there’s plenty of opportunity for you here.
If you cannot find a relevant vacancy below, please feel free to make a speculative application, by emailing your CV, alongside a cover letter detailing the type of role you are looking for, to intouch@haroldsharp.co.uk 

 

Tax Advisor

Application deadline: Friday 16 October, 10 am

This is a unique opportunity to join a small but busy tax advisory practice. The role will enable the successful candidate to ‘get stuck in’ to all aspects of tax advisory and tax planning from day one, with full supervision from the Tax Partner.

We are looking for someone who is:

– CTA qualified (or ATT and working towards CTA qualification)
– ACA / ACCA qualified / part qualified (AAT 3 or above) (ideal, not essential)
– ideally experienced with tax advisory work, but attitude and potential is more important than significant experience
– has tax knowledge demonstrating awareness of tax planning aspects and objectives
– has a sound academic record with evidence of good numeracy and literacy

Click here  for the full job description (pages 7 & 8), benefits (page 6), application process (page 9) and a little more about what it means to work at Harold Sharp.

 

Cloud accountant – Outsourced services

Application deadline: Friday 23 October, 10 am

This is an integral role responsible for looking after a portfolio of clients and undertaking the book-keeping, including reconciliations, payroll journals, VAT returns and management accounts, using cloud software, predominantly Xero and Quickbooks.

We are looking for someone who:

– is Xero qualified;
– is ACA / ACCA / CIMA qualified / part qualified (AAT 3 or above);
– has knowledge / experience of typical owner managed business issues; and
– has good technical knowledge.

Click here for the full job description (pages 7 & 8), benefits (page 6), application process (page 9) and a little more about what it means to work at Harold Sharp.

 

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