Embark on a Rewarding Career in Accountancy

Are you a future talent looking to step onto the career ladder? 

At Elsby & Co, we’re always looking for the next bright spark to join our team. Whether you are a graduate, school leaver, still studying or looking for a change of career – we’d love to hear from you.

We place huge importance on the personal and professional development of each member of our team. We believe that by recruiting great people, we can deliver a superior service to our customers whilst providing an enjoyable work environment.

We have been successful due to our commitment to high quality customer service, and to actually helping our customers, which is an attitude which brings high levels of job satisfaction and the feeling of ‘making a contribution’.

Because of our success, there is always room for progression and development, as the business is constantly evolving. We’re open to fresh thoughts and ideas and love enthusiastic people who want to do their best for clients and fellow team members. All of this has generated a collaborative, vibrant work environment where office politics is strictly prohibited!


Why choose Elsby & Co?

Professional Development

Our apprenticeship and trainee programs provide you with unparalleled learning opportunities. You’ll work alongside seasoned professionals who are dedicated to mentoring and guiding you through every step of your journey.

Real-world experience

Gain practical experience in various aspects of accountancy, including auditing, tax preparation, financial reporting, and consultancy services. You’ll be involved in meaningful projects that make a real impact on our clients’ businesses.

Accredited Training

Our programs are designed to meet industry standards and are accredited by leading accountancy bodies. You’ll receive structured training and the opportunity to obtain recognized qualifications that enhance your professional credibility.

Competitive Benefits

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, including study support, flexible working arrangements, and opportunities for career progression. Your hard work and dedication will be rewarded as you advance in your career.

Inclusive Work Environment

At Elsby & Co, we value diversity and inclusivity. We believe that a varied team brings diverse perspectives, fostering innovation and creativity. You’ll be part of a collaborative and supportive team where every voice is heard.


What are we looking for?

Enthusiasm and Motivation: We seek individuals who are passionate about accountancy and committed to their professional growth. Your enthusiasm for learning and dedication to excellence will drive your success in our programs.

Academic Background: While previous experience in accountancy is not required, a strong academic background, particularly in mathematics and finance-related subjects, is beneficial. We welcome applications from school leavers, graduates, and individuals seeking a career change.

Interpersonal Skills: Effective communication and teamwork are crucial in our line of work. You should be able to collaborate with colleagues and interact professionally with clients, demonstrating strong interpersonal skills.

Analytical Thinking: A keen eye for detail and strong analytical abilities are essential for a career in accountancy. You’ll need to be able to solve problems, interpret data, and make informed decisions based on your analyses.

How to apply

Due to a recent successful recruitment drive, we our Trainee positions are now full for 2024.

Please follow us on LinkedIn to keep an eye out for future vacancies.

In the meantime, if you’d like to know more about our Early Careers, you can download our brochure here – Early Careers Brochure


Work Experience

We do offer work experience placements at Elsby & Co during the summer months. Due to an overwhelming amount of applications for work experience in 2024, we are now unable to accept any further applications. Anyone who has sent an application will be responded to in due course. Thank you for considering Elsby & Co.

If you’re interested in a career in Accounting and are unsure of your next steps, download our handy Career Roadmap and guide to Apprenticeships here – Schools Career Path and apprentice guide 2024


What our clients say about us

Gina Wood
Dipesh Radia has always been most professional and friendly in his emails and telephone conversations. He is very knowledgeable in all areas of tax affairs. Overall the service received has been of a very satisfactory level. Communication is excellent which is key to maintaining a good relationship with clients
Mark Ellis
Elsby & Co look after all my Tax and accounting needs, both personal and Business, and I am completely happy with the service they provide. In all of my dealings, whether by phone or e mail, I have always found all staff to be extremely pleasant....Polite, capable ,professional and easy to talk to. If I have had any questions or queries, they have always answered them straight away, fully and to my complete satisfaction. Responses to my mails or calls has been virtually immediate. I have every faith in them to always look after my best interests and therefore I would happily recommend Dipesh and the whole Elsby and Co team to my family and friends.
Zane Oliver
I had the pleasure of working with James from Elsby & Co as my accountant, and I cannot recommend him enough. James is an expert in his field, and he provided me with fantastic accounting services that went above and beyond my expectations. James took the time to understand my business and my financial needs, and he provided me with tailored advice and solutions that helped me to improve my bottom line. He is knowledgeable, efficient, and detail-oriented, ensuring that all of my financial records were accurate and up-to-date. In addition to his technical abilities, James is also a pleasure to work with. He is friendly, approachable, and always available to answer any questions I had. He made the often-daunting process of managing my finances a breeze, and I always felt confident that my financial affairs were in good hands. Overall, I cannot recommend James and Elsby & Co enough. If you are looking for an accountant who can provide you with top-notch services and help you to achieve your financial goals, look no further. James is the best in the business, and I guarantee that you will not be disappointed!
Colin Halford
Formerly Trevor Newell Accountants, i was a little apprehensive when i learnt a new accountants would be doing my accounts. Dipesh is now my accountant & after a little misunderstanding on my part probably i am happy with how things work & that he is doing a good job on my behalf & explains things well.
Emma Fletcher
Elsby & Co recently performed an external audit for us for a grant fund claim. The process was simple and efficient and the team were very helpful.
Ben Verinder
Professional. Prompt to respond to queries. Good team and really really useful advice.
Very professional, knowledgable and friendly team, everyone goes above and beyond ! I couldn’t recommend Elsby & Co highly enough !!!
Sam Etemadi
The level of advise, care and professionalism is next to none. Our company, Dr S Etemadi Dental Practice Ltd, has been a client for many years and intends to stay for many more years to come. Highly recommended.
Sam Etemadi
A very big Thank You to Leona, James, Natalie, Sarah, Sarah, Charlotte, Rebecca and everyone else in this firm who are always there to lend a hand when you need advice and help. One of the best!
Nic Brough
Personal tax has become complex for me, and Elsby were able to review my position and do a professional job of filing the return for me, incidentally helping me save some money as well as giving me two days back. Very helpful and friendly, as well as clear and fast.