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.

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.

Accounts Senior: Business and Tax Services (Banbury)

We are looking for a qualified Accounts Senior in our Business and Tax Services team. Your role will be to provide a high quality service to our clients and to contribute to the development of the practice. You will prepare client accounts, tax, or VAT based work from information supplied by the client and liaise with clients to obtain relevant information for their accounts, acting in a proactive way and ensuring attention to details.

Accounts Senior: Agriculture and Property (Banbury) 

If you’re passionate about horses, farming or generally interested in agriculture, then you may be perfect for our qualified Accounts Senior position in our Agriculture and Property team. Your role will be to provide a high quality service to our clients and to contribute to the development of the practice within the largest team in the Firm. 

Tax Senior (Banbury)

We have a new opportunity for a Tax Senior in our Tax and Wealth Planning team. You will liaise with HM Revenue & Customs regarding specialist tax work as well as prepare and assist with specialist tax work such as ATED, VAT options to tax, capital taxes, stamp duty, national insurance contributions and share schemes. You will liaise with clients to obtain relevant information to complete accounts, tax returns and identify tax planning opportunities to raise with the clients. 

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. Learn more about becoming a Trainee with Ellacotts.

Our Benefits

  • 23 days standard holiday which increases with the 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
Banbury
OX16 9SA



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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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