Current vacancies

Careers at Harold Sharp

Careers at Harold Sharp

Current Vacancies

If you cannot find a relevant vacancy below, please feel free to make a speculative application by emailing Emma Saxon-Pipe at with your CV and cover letter.

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Deadline: Ongoing

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Deadline: Friday 22 December

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Deadline: Friday 22 December

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ACA Accounts Apprenticeship

Deadline: ongoing

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Deadline: Ongoing

Harold Sharp believes in your career

Our success and your success are really
closely linked. Less employee-employer,
and more tight-knit community.

Careers at Harold Sharp

Why us?

We believe in a thriving office environment where nothing is off the table, everyone has a voice to speak their mind, and new ideas can develop.

We’re looking for people who share our values and vision  — people who will join us in our commitment to Be More Penguin by delivering on our values, demonstrating resilience, positivity, clarity, unity and curiosity.

Harold Sharp are a leading independent accountancy and business advisory practice located in Sale, South Manchester. We’re a 50-strong team led by five enterprising and talented directors united in our mission to support ambitious SME clients to run smarter.

As a member firm of the ETL Global Network, our dynamic client base has an international edge.

We’re always looking for exceptional talent to continue the growth of our busy practice. Whether you’re from a big, well-known accountancy firm or a small local practice, there’s plenty of opportunity for you here.

For speculative applications, please email your CV and cover letter to Emma Saxon-Pipe at

Our Values


We are team players, encouraging each other to be proactive and collaborative.


We make things as simple as possible, streamlining communication for both clients and colleagues.


We are quick to adapt to change, helping each other to stay focused and to respond in an agile way.


We ask questions, seek answers and empower each other to challenge the norm.


We are kind and cheerful and, no matter what happens, we stay true to ourselves.

Happy employees

“Our people have always been our most important
asset and we are invested in the way that we train, develop
and reward our talent.” 

Charlotte Hinchcliffe, Director

“We talk about a ‘penguin mindset’ here. We have an annual waddle race on World Penguin Day! It’s a bit of fun but it also has a serious undertone. The penguin is emblematic of our commitment to our staff and our determination to do things the right way, staying rooted in our values.”

Fiona Illingworth, Marketing Manager

“Harold Sharp offers flexibility and progression. The company has great values and the people are also lovely!”

Cat Lavelle, Payroll specialist

Need more career info?

Take a chance on your accounting career and look at all we have to offer. We’ve got job openings and a variety of different areas that you can move forward. We’ll help all business people make decisions, navigate their choices and advise them of opportunities.