Trainee Accountant

Thinking about a career in accountancy?

At A4G our mission is to be the best all round advisers to owner-managed businesses. Our priority and commitment is to give the right advice, taking into account both business and personal circumstances. We believe that accountants are the natural advisers to owner-managed businesses and that a good accountant should be doing more than just your year end accounts. We aim to help businesses reach their goals by giving valuable advice at every opportunity.

As a company we believe that all businesses need an adviser who can provide them with top quality business, tax and financial advice. We provide someone who can help them make decisions balancing out key areas of tax planning, long-term business strategies, profitability, cash flow and personal wealth planning.

Click through to our Trainee page for more information and requirements.

IT Support Assistant

Entry Level IT Support Technician, with ideally one year’s experience required

Must have experience with providing support with Windows Server 2008,2016,2019, RDS, Hyper V, SQL, Office 365, VPN and internet routing. Provide assistance on Xero Cloud apps, app integration, Zapier and API’s if possible.

Hours 8am to 1pm(Mon to Friday) 25 hours per week, but can be flexible with times and total number of hours.

Salary £20,000 to £23,000 (full time equivalent), depending on experience.

Requirements of the IT Support Technician:

  • Take ownership of requests
  • Proactive when dealing with issues
  • Communicate effectively with all colleagues
  • Ability to work as a team and independently
  • Desire to go above and beyond
  • Support local and remote employees and respond to all incidents in a timely, courteous, and efficient manner
  • Keen to learn new software and technologies.

You will require a full driving licence, as you may be required to travel between our office in West Kingsdown and New Ash Green.

If you are interested in finding out more information, please send your CV and covering letter to Donna Bygrave, the Personnel Manager at A4G, at

Client Manager/Accountant

Accountant required for a fast and dynamic growing accountancy practice

ACCA/ACA qualified, or an accountant who is qualified by experience with 3 to 5 years of small to medium size practice employment.

In becoming a Client Manager you will undertake or manage most of the work undertaken for a group of clients, meet requests by those clients and generate income for the practice by promoting new services and identifying work that should be billed.

The ideal candidate will have excellent IT skills, be experienced in preparing management accounts, be highly personable, confident and have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.

Have the ability to work to deadlines under pressure and be a dedicated and enthusiastic individual.

A competitive salary and benefits package with fantastic progression routes.

If you are interested in finding out more information regarding the Client Manager vacancy, please do not hesitate in contacting Donna Bygrave the Personnel Manager at A4G

Work Experience

We are always on the look-out for work experience candidates, so if you are interested in an accountancy career and would like to find out more before you decide then A4G can help you.

Email Donna Bygrave, Personnel Manager at

What we offer

  • We will always try and give some experience of the type of work that some of our junior members of staff do
  • Some our placements like it so much that they come back in their holidays!
  • We have previously recruited trainees who were enthusiastic work placement students
  • Insight days – We can organise for students of your school to visit us
  • Other opportunities are available


If you are ambitious and looking for a challenge and responsibility then please send us a CV and covering letter.

Email Donna Bygrave, Personnel Manager at

What we offer

  • We want to use your skills and intelligence to benefit the clients
  • Along with a study package, the training we give and the way our practice is run means that you will be given responsibility for some clients from before you qualify and if you are successful in managing them you will benefit from a bonus scheme.

Partners for new offices/merging with other practices

We are actively seeking partners for such ventures. Prospective partners could be already running their own practice or be employed elsewhere looking for a career opportunity.

For more information please email Donna Bygrave, Personnel Manager at

What we offer

  • Whatever the circumstances, it is crucial that you have the required qualification and experience to be able to apply for a practising certificate with either the Chartered or Certified Institutes immediately.
  • We are also always on the lookout for business opportunities and if you like the way we work and our philosophy please contact us for a confidential meeting.

Everyone else

The list above is not exhaustive and we are always on the look-out for good candidates from all areas. Apart from accounting roles, we have departments dealing with sales and marketing, administration, bookkeeping and credit control. If you think you have the right qualities to work for us please send us a CV and covering letter to Donna Bygrave, Personnel Manager at