Take the next step to success
Your future’s bright
So you’ve left uni, what now? Exciting times are ahead— it’s time to kick-start your career.
Careers at Harold Sharp
What are my next career steps?
Reach out to us
We’ll chat about where you’re at in your career — have you just finished university? Or have you been working in hospitality since you stopped studying? We’ll talk through the next steps.
Join our team
Following a successful interview, you’ll join as a trainee. We’ll onboard you and set you up. If you have any questions or things you think you need support with, we’ll give it to you.
Start taking on clients
Become the accounting pro you’ve always wanted to be. Before you know it, you’ll be handling clients of your own, learning and growing into a fully-fledged team member.
Find your voice
Use your newfound knowledge to influence and affect your clients, grow your own client base and make a difference in how Harold Sharp does business.
Careers at Harold Sharp
Continuing your accounting training
As a graduate, you may already have some existing qualifications, so we’ll work with you to build and grow your existing knowledge and to get you qualified as a Chartered Accountant.
We offer on-the-job training with constant learning. From day one, you’ll get stuck in with our dynamic team of problem solvers and have the opportunity to be involved with everything.
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.
We pay for your qualifications
Need more training? We’ll pay for you to pass your exams.
Make a real difference
We’re a top-down structure — that means nothing is off the table.
Manage your own clients
Once you’re settled, you’ll have clients to manage all of your own.
“Harold Sharp offers flexibility and progression. The company has great values and the people are also lovely!”
Cat Lavelle, Payroll specialist
Begin your journey
We are currently recruiting for the following:
– Graduate Accounts Apprenticeship (ACA) (Sept 2024 intake)
– School Leaver Apprenticeship (AAT) (Sept 2024 intake)
To apply, email your CV to our Associate Director Emma Saxon-Pipe at
For more information about our graduate apprenticeship opportunities, please visit our Graduates page.
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.