Careers at Dafferns

Experienced professionals, graduates, school leavers
Working, training and building your career at Dafferns


Independent, authentic, agile, connected

Dafferns continues to go from strength to strength and we are continually seeking auditors, accountants and tax advisers at all levels to join our talented and ambitious team

Through our memberships of AGN International and Mindshop,we  guide, develop and mentor our qualified team members and leadership team

We are also a Platinum ACCA Approved Employer for Trainee Development, an Authorised ICAEW Training Employer and an award winning training firm

Full external study support is given for candidates working towards their professional exams (ICAEW, ACCA, AAT) as well as internal training within a supportive environment


If you have a professional approach, excellent eye for detail, great communication skills and would like to join our team – please get in touch!

Martin Gibbs – Managing Partner

We are actively looking to fill the following positions

  • Corporate Team – Audit
    • Corporate Services Senior
    • Corporate Services Semi-Senior
    • Corporate Services Assistant (Graduate Trainee) to study ACCA or ICAEW – Job specification
    • Corporate Services Assistant (School leaver / Apprentice) to study AAT – Job specification
  • Private Client Tax Team
    • Private Client Tax Manager

There is no set closing date for applications and this page was last updated 19 June 2024


Great reasons you should work at Dafferns

28 days

Plenty of holiday

The Dafferns team get up up 25 days holiday plus 3 additional days between Christmas and New Year, in addition to Statutory Bank Holidays

Student training

We are a Platinum ACCA Approved and Authorised ICAEW training firm

We have a long history of training high quality and successful team members through to fully qualified status

Personal growth

Working with external coaches

New learning and personal development does not end when you qualify. We help our senior and leadership teams to perform at their best

Mental health

Mental health, wellbeing and work life balance

The clear culture at Dafferns is – It’s OK not to be OK. We support our team by being open and signposting help and resources, should they need it

Problem solvers

Developing a problem solving mindset

Every member of the Dafferns team completes the Mindshop Advisory Fundamentals training

Social life

We have regular social events for all the team

Including our annual Team Day out, the Christmas Party, our Tennis event, team BBQ, Curry Club, and informal get togethers at lunchtime and after work

Meet the Dafferns team

A short video giving you an insight into life at Dafferns

At whatever stage you may be in your career, we always welcome contact with high calibre, ambitious talented professionals who would like to join our team

Lucy Hatton – Audit Director and Staff Partner

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