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Bring your enthusiasm and energy and join our vibrant team!

Please apply ONLY if you already live in the UK. We don't accept applications requiring visa sponsorship, foreign relocation or distance working.

*At Somerset Accountancy Services, we take pride in being a dynamic team of high-performers who are committed to providing excellent accounting services to our wide range of clients with a personal touch.

Our team is dedicated to delivering top-quality services to meet the specific needs of each of our clients. Training is at our core and each team member is coached and mentored to enable personal growth and achieve their optimum. We take pride in our culture which promotes ownership, collective success and believe that accountability is a key value that underpins everything we do, we take our responsibility to our clients very seriously!

We understand that each of our clients is unique, and that's why we take the time to get to know them, their business, and their individual needs. This enables us to provide tailored solutions that are designed to help our clients achieve their financial goals.

Our services include but are not limited to bookkeeping, tax planning and compliance, financial reporting, payroll management, and business advisory services. We leverage the latest technology and tools to ensure that we provide accurate and timely information to our clients and establish the role of trusted advisor to them.

We believe that communication is key to building strong relationships with our clients, and we are always available to answer any questions and provide high quality advice and guidance as needed. We pride ourselves on our attention to detail, commitment to excellence and dedication to providing exceptional customer service.

If you're looking for a challenging and rewarding career in accountancy that gives you exposure to a variety of experiences and you are someone who values accountability and is committed to delivering excellent services, then we want to hear from you.

Please apply for one of our vacancies below.

Accounts and Client Manager

An exciting opportunity for an experienced accountant who will be responsible for managing delivery of high-quality accounting services to a portfolio of clients in various industries. This role is ideal for a proactive individual who brings expertise in accountancy, tax and client service delivery. This role requires managing a client portfolio, nurturing client relationships, leading a team and business development, as well as the direct delivery of accountancy and tax services to clients. The role offers significant opportunities for career progression.

Our goal is to provide premium accountancy services to our clients.
Your role will be to manage delivery of our full range of services to your clients, ensuring they receive timely and accurate accounting services.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Service Delivery: As the main liaison for clients in your portfolio, you will coordinate the delivery of our full suite of services to clients, ensuring high standards are maintained.
  • Client Relationship Management: Build and foster long-term client relationships, ensuring their varied needs are met with our service offerings. Engage with potential and current clients to understand their needs, formulate proposals, and explain the value and pricing of our services.
  • Team Leadership and Development: Lead and mentor a team, offering guidance, training, and support to team members to encourage their professional growth. Oversee the performance and well-being of the team, ensuring a healthy and productive work environment.
  • Workflow Planning and Quality Control: Plan and distribute jobs and tasks within the team to ensure premium service delivery. Review team output for precision and quality, upholding the firm's standards of excellence and ensuring customer satisfaction.
  • Hands-On Approach: As an active member of the team, you will also carry your own workload including preparation of accounts and tax returns as well as meeting with clients and responding to their queries.

Requirements for the Accounts and Client Manager role include:

  • Qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, or equivalent)
  • A minimum of 4 years relevant experience (preferably gained in an accountancy practice)
  • Demonstrable technical expertise in accountancy and UK tax with proven excellence in client service delivery and a high level of attention to detail
  • A strong record of client portfolio management with the ability to build and maintain strong relationships.
  • Proven success in leading and developing a team within an accountancy practice including, mentoring and fostering a professional environment conducive to high performance and continuous learning.
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills.
  • Be a pro-active person who is able to work on your own initiative

To apply complete our job application form below.

Accounts Senior

A great opportunity for a motivated individual who has a successful background in accountancy. With a focus on fundamental accounting and tax responsibilities, this position is geared towards individuals looking to enhance their professional competencies and learning, with the potential to advance to Client Manager and Team Leader as your expertise develops.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Financial Statement Preparation: Draft financial reports for limited companies, partnerships, and sole traders ensuring accuracy and compliance with statutory requirements.
  • Tax Services: Prepare tax computations and returns, ensuring timely submissions and adherence to tax laws and regulations.
  • Client Service: Assist in managing client portfolios, maintaining high-quality service delivery that aligns with our firm’s values of excellence.
  • Professional Development: Actively engage in learning opportunities to deepen your expertise in accountancy and taxation.
  • Operational Support: Assist with the maintenance of accounting records, including bookkeeping and management accounting tasks.


  • Recently qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA or equivalent)
  • Minimum of 1 year relevant experience
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Exceptional attention to detail and accuracy, striving for excellence.
  • Effective time management and organizational skills.
  • Analytical and problem-solving abilities.

Career Progression
This role offers the successful candidate a defined path for advancement within Somerset Accountancy. Ambitious individuals will be supported in their journey towards senior roles, with the potential to progress to Client Manager and Team Leader positions as their skills develop.

To apply complete our job application form below.

Accounts Associate

We are seeking an Accounts Associate, a role designed for a dedicated individual part-way through their accountancy qualification and aiming to complete it. This position is ideal for someone with foundational accountancy experience, looking to grow their skills and knowledge within a supportive team environment.

The Accounts Associate will play a supportive role within our accounting team, focusing on fundamental accounting tasks, tax preparation, and client services under the guidance of more senior team members. This position offers a clear opportunity for professional development, with the potential to advance to an Accounts Senior role as qualifications are completed and experience is gained.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Financial Statement Preparation Support: Assist in drafting financial reports for limited companies, partnerships, and sole traders, under supervision, to ensure accuracy and compliance with statutory requirements.
  • Tax Services Support: Help prepare tax computations and returns, under guidance, to ensure timely submissions and adherence to tax laws and regulations.
  • Client Service Assistance: Support the management of client portfolios, ensuring service delivery aligns with our firm’s values of excellence.
  • Professional Development: Engage in learning opportunities to progress towards full accountancy qualification and deepen expertise in accountancy and taxation.
  • Operational Support: Help maintain accounting records, including bookkeeping and management accounting tasks, under senior guidance.


  • Partly qualified accountant, actively working towards completion.
  • Relevant accountancy experience preferred.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Detail-Oriented, with a commitment to learning and professional growth.

Career Progression
This role is designed to support the successful candidate’s journey towards becoming fully qualified, with a pathway towards more senior roles within Somerset Accountancy. We are committed to supporting ambitious individuals in their career and professional development, including the transition to Accounts Senior roles as they complete their accountancy qualification.

To apply complete our job application form below.

Trainee Accountant

We are excited to offer a Trainee Accountant position for individuals passionate about starting a career in accountancy. This entry-level role is perfect for ambitious candidates who are eager to learn and develop their skills in a dynamic and supportive environment.

As a Trainee Accountant, you will be introduced to the basics of accounting and tax practices, working closely with your colleagues in a small team to gain hands-on experience. This role is designed to provide a solid foundation in accountancy, with structured learning and mentorship leading towards your professional accountancy qualification.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Learn and Assist: Support with financial statement preparation and tax services while learning the fundamentals of accountancy and tax laws.
    Client Interaction: Learn to assist clients, understanding the importance of quality service aligned with our firm’s excellence standards.
    Professional Development: Progress your accountancy training programme in a professional environment with support from qualified colleagues.
    Operational Support: Maintain accounting records and perform bookkeeping tasks, helping you gain practical accounting experience.
  • Operational Support: Help maintain accounting records and perform bookkeeping tasks, helping you gain practical accounting experience.


  • Strong desire to pursue a career in accountancy and work towards professional qualifications.
  • Excellent communication skills and eagerness to learn.
  • No previous accountancy experience required, but a basic understanding of accounting principles is advantageous.

Career Progression
This trainee position is the first step on a career path that can lead to various roles within our firm, including Accounts Associate and beyond. We are committed to supporting your professional development and progression towards becoming a qualified accountant.

To apply complete our job application form below.

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