Our Vacancies

We believe in recruiting the best and providing the best working environment. We are always looking for talented and enthusiastic individuals for our ever-expanding practice. If you feel you would like to be part of the team then we want to hear from you.

Agriculture & Property Manager (Banbury and Kettering) 

As a Manager within the Agriculture and Property team, you will manage a team of accountants and trainees, you will be responsible for overseeing a sizeable portfolio of our key agricultural clients and provide a high quality, cost effective and timely accountancy and tax focussed service. Developing an understanding of your clients and their businesses, you’ll become their main point of contact for any day-to-day accounting queries. You’ll oversee the preparation of tax returns and accounts as well as managing the teams progression and development.

Marketing Assistant (Banbury)

As a Marketing Assistant, you’ll be responsible for supporting the Marketing team and assisting with marketing activities across the firm. You’ll help to plan both internal and external events by liaising with venues, caterers and other suppliers, organising invitations, compiling RSVP lists and coordinating marketing collateral. You’ll also assist with updating the website, creating email and direct mail campaigns, managing social media accounts, working with design and print agencies, being a gatekeeper for marketing materials and assist with keeping our CRM database up to date.

Tax Manager (Banbury/Kettering)

We are looking to hire a strong mixed Tax Manager; your main role will be to support the provision of high level tax advisory services across the Firm and on your own portfolio.  This will include complex tax assignments focussing on corporate and business taxes, along with; IHT, CGT, VAT and Stamp Duty Land Tax services. This is predominantly an advisory role being approximately 80% advisory and 20% compliance.  So strong charisma, client relationship building and project management skills are important in addition to strong technical skills.

Qualified Audit & Accounts Senior (Kettering)

As a Qualified Audit & Accounts Senior, you will be tasked providing a high quality audit and accounting service to your clients and aiding in the development of the practice through professional client dealings and relationship building. Specifically, you will work as part of the Audit and Accounts Team, acting as a Senior for audit assignments. You’ll prepare a range of accounts and tax computations and other client outputs as well as resolving client queries and identifying additional services that could be offered. 

AAT Trainee (Kettering/Banbury)

Whilst under supervisory guidance, you will provide a high quality service to clients in your designated department and contribute to the development of the practice. You will complete a wide variety of tasks, including; preparing client accounts based on information supplied by the client, assisting with the preparation of VAT returns and preparation of simple tax returns. All of our trainees complete their AAT training through Live Online Learning.

Our Benefits

  • 23 days standard holiday which increases with length of service up to 26 days, with the option to buy and sell up to 3 days holiday if needed. (22 days for trainees).

  • The option to join our pension scheme along with auto enrolment

  • Flexible working hours

  • Life Assurance from day one

  • Health insurance with a medical cash plan (after a qualifying period)

  • Tax efficient Childcare vouchers

  • Commission on new business gained

  • Overtime either paid or time given in Lieu

  • Tax Free Bike through the Cycle to Work Scheme

How to apply

Please apply by email, or in writing, stating which position you are applying for, your current salary and enclosing your CV, to:

Send to (email) Alice Taylor, Human Resources Administrator, at: ataylor@ellacotts.co.uk

Or post, to:

Alice Taylor
Human Resources Administrator
Ellacotts LLP
Countrywide House
23 West Bar
OX16 9SA

If we don't have a vacancy that suits you, but you think your CV may be of interest to us, please send a copy to Alice Taylor using the details shown above.

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