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We offer excellent career progression for those who combine clear vision with a strong work ethic.

We look for those with a deep rooted passion for our chosen sectors and culture.

We're always looking for the right individuals to join our team.

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Current vacancies

Chavereys is a forward-thinking firm of Chartered Accountants based in the South of England, servicing clients nationwide. We specialise in the areas of rural business, horticulture, landed estates, property, and renewable energy.

Since 2020 we have broadened our service offering to include carbon accounting and net-zero consultancy, and plan to expand into natural capital. The emphasis to deliver on net-zero and enhancing natural capital will continue grow through changing subsidies, new markets and broader motivation to take act.

Chavereys have a partnership with Imperial College and a PhD researcher in-house to help drive the accounting an technical underpinning for the service, and to complement this we are looking to hire a highly motivated and client focused consultant to drive delivery.

Salary
Dependent upon experience

Job Role Responsibilities
• GHG accounting (undertaking baseline carbon footprints, annual follow-ups and net-zero planning) - These will include some of the UK’s largest traditional landed estates, arable and horticultural enterprises
• Working with a combination of tools including BEIS emissions factors, Cool Farm Tool, AgreCALC and bespoke in-house tools.
• Energy and carbon compliance – projects related to ESOS and SECR
• Bespoke GHG consulting jobs (including Scope 3 value chain emissions)
• Linking GHG consultant with broader agricultural transition and financial considerations (BPS, Countryside Stewardship, ELMS, carbon markets, Biodiversity Net Gain)

Candidate Profile
• Demonstrable interest in sustainability and the agricultural sector
• Post-graduate environmental / sustainability / agricultural qualification
• Organised – this role will require data handling therefore an organised and structured approach to data management and job delivery is key
• Happy working independently (with support when necessary) and using your initiative to solve problems
• UK based and with legal entitlement to work here
• Good proficiency in Excel, Word and PowerPoint
• Mobile – the candidate should have access to their own car and ability to travel to clients (predominantly South-east and East Anglia).
• Experience – 2 + years of relevant industry

Work environment and conditions
• Flexible work base – Chavereys principal office is in Faversham and the candidate should be willing and able to travel to clients in-person where preferable.
• There is capacity for flexible working, the carbon team manager is split between London (Imperial College, South Ken) and Faversham. We are also open to applications based in East-Anglia (e.g. Cambridge).

Position
Fill time, permanent (– 3-month probation)

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Chavereys is a forward-thinking firm of Chartered Accountants specialising in the areas of rural business, landed estates, property, renewable energy and private client matters. Our client base is varied and includes vineyards, solar parks, fruit growers and farmers as well as many others. We have grown significantly over the past 10 years and are looking for a talented individual to join the team.

Salary Range
£40,000 - £60,000 (dependent on skills and experience)

Chavereys has continued to support its clients across the UK by providing timely, expert advice and practical direction during this pandemic. We now need to recruit an experienced Private Client Tax Manager to complement our existing tax team.

We need a Private Client Tax Manager with an awareness of tax issues affecting HNWI, including those involved in family companies; trusts and estates; trading, investment and mixed partnerships.

This role will comprise both compliance and advisory.

We seek a proactive ACA/CTA (or equivalent) with the ability for identifying both problems and opportunities. Strong technical knowledge, with experience of a variety of business structures.

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

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Chavereys is a forward-thinking firm of Chartered Accountants specialising in the areas of rural business, landed estates, property, renewable energy and private client matters. Our client base is varied and includes vineyards, solar parks, fruit growers and farmers as well as many others. We have grown significantly over the past 10 years and are looking for a talented individual to join the team.

Salary Range
£35,000 - £40,000

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced management accountant to become part of our growing outsourcing team. We are looking for someone who is forward thinking, adaptive and willing to implement change.

Responsibilities:
• Preparation and review of Management Accounts, including budget vs actuals and forecasting
• Review work of the junior team.
• Development and training of the junior team
• Payroll reviews.
• Maintain and update client's accounting records.
• Accurately prepare and review VAT Returns.
• Assisting clients with improving their internal processes and procedures.
• Interim financial controller support to our clients as required.

The successful applicants will need:
• Sound experience of bookkeeping and preparation of VAT Returns.
• A good knowledge of VAT would be advantageous.
• Good effective communication skills.
• Ability to prepare management accounts, including key performance indicators, cash flows, budget vs actuals, for example.
• Good payroll experience and knowledge.
• Exceptional numerical, analytical, and problem-solving skills.
• To be confident meeting and working closely with client’s.
• Experience of Xero, Sage and Key accounts would be ideal.

This is a very varied role and would suit someone who is AAT, ACA, ACCA or CIMA qualified, with previous experience gained in practice – someone who is looking for a bit more variety and a challenge working with different clients. An interest in farming, land and estates and renewables would also be desirable.

Position
Full-time, permanent

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Chavereys is a forward-thinking firm of Chartered Accountants specialising in the areas of rural business, landed estates, property, renewable energy and private client matters. Our client base is varied and includes vineyards, solar parks, fruit growers and farmers as well as many others. We have grown significantly over the past 10 years and are looking for a talented individual to join the team.

Salary Range
£24,000 – £26,000

We are looking for someone who is AAT qualified or qualified by experience of working in a firm of accountants. As part of this role you will be required to:

• Report to the Partners and Accounts Managers
• Assist Management in the preparation of accounts under FRS 102
(sole trade, partnership and limited company accounts)
• Assist in the preparation of corporate and income tax computations
• Undertake ad hoc work as requested by management
• Liaise with clients as necessary

To be successful in this role, the ideal candidate will have:

• Good planning / time management skills
• Attention to detail / accuracy
• Excellent verbal and written communications skills
• A good knowledge of Microsoft Office
• Be reliable
• Be a team player
• Prior experience of working with Caseware / IRIS Accountancy would be advantageous, but is not essential

Position
Full-time, permanent

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Chavereys has continued to support its clients across the UK by providing timely, expert advice and practical direction during this pandemic. We need to recruit an experienced Corporate Tax Manager to complement our existing tax team.

Salary Range
£50,000 - £60,000

We need a Corporate Tax Manager with an awareness of tax issues affecting HNWI. This role will comprise both compliance and advisory with a bias towards medium to large family owned companies.

We seek a proactive ACA/CTA with the ability for identifying both problems and opportunities. Strong technical knowledge, with experience of a variety of sectors, including renewables, food production, rural estates and leisure.

Chavereys is a dynamic firm of Chartered Accountants based in the Cinque Port of Faversham advising the landed and property sectors, the energy and resource sectors and wealthy private clients. We partner with our clients, think creatively and deliver a style of expert advice that is rarely available in our chosen sectors.

Remuneration package negotiable.

Job Type: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent

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