Vacancies at McCabe Ford Williams

Bookkeeper/Management Accountant

McCabe Ford Williams Sittingbourne

Our busy Sittingbourne office has a vacancy for a bookkeeper/management accountant to join their expanding team.

Job description

We are seeking an individual with a proven career history in bookkeeping and who is confident to work under his or her own initiative.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Responsible for producing accounts up to trial balance
  • Monthly profit and loss reporting
  • VAT returns
  • Managing company ledgers
  • Cash flow forecasting
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Payroll (weekly/monthly)

Computer skills

  • Cloud based computer package experience desirable but not essential
  • Sage experience desirable but not essential
  • QuickBooks experience desirable but not essential
  • Iris experience desirable but not essential
  • Good working knowledge of excel required

AAT desirable but not essential.
Hours are full-time: 37.5 hours per week.
Salary – £17k to £25k depending upon experience.

For more information and details as to how to apply please view the following pdf.

Bookkeeper Management Acountant Sittingbourne

Vacancy for Audit & Accounts Manager

McCabe Ford Williams Sittingbourne

McCabe Ford Williams Sittingbourne requires an Audit & Accounts Manager to join their expanding team.  The role will be split between audit and accounts, incorporating business services with the exact split dependent upon the successful candidate’s previous experience.

Job Description

Applicants should be able to manage both small and larger audits reporting to the partner as appropriate, as well as being competent to protect and review accounts for various forms of entities.  The ability to organise and prioritise regular commitments such as bookkeeping, management accounts and VAT returns is key.

There will be responsibility for reviewing the work of staff at all levels on jobs to ensure satisfactory completion of assignments.

A good knowledge of accounting standards for all size entities and the charities SORP will also be beneficial.  The ideal candidate should be hardworking, motivated, organised, driven and enjoy working in a team.

Details of how to apply are contained in the following pdf.

Audit & Accounts Manager Sitt Oct 2018

Vacancy for Accounts Semi Senior – AAT/ACCA study support

McCabe Ford Williams, Maidstone

 Salary: £18,000 – £26,000 per annum, negotiable depending on experience

(part time considered)

Job Description

Our busy Maidstone office is seeking an Accounts Semi Senior to join their expanding team.  This is a wide-ranging and hands-on role providing a great opportunity to ‘showcase’ your all round skills.  Duties will include preparing accounts and tax returns, together with undertaking other general accountancy practice responsibilities on behalf of our clients.  Clients of our Maidstone office hail from a wide range of industries and sectors and vary in both turnover and size from sole traders, partnerships and limited companies.

McCabe Ford Williams is currently undergoing positive growth with plans for future development and expansion.  Therefore, for the right candidate, this position provides the opportunity for genuine progression and development.

What we are looking for

The successful applicant will be an ACA/ACCA trainee, an ATT trainee or AAT qualified, or Qualified by Experience and working as an Accounts Semi Senior with a background in accountancy practice.  You will have at least 2-4 years’ experience within the practice sector preparing accounts and bookkeeping for a mixed client base of sole traders, partnerships and limited companies with tax experience considered a bonus, but by no means essential.

You will be looking for a challenging, long-term career move within a genuinely growing and expanding firm of chartered accountants, offering progression and career development.

What’s on offer?

£18,000 – £26,000


Study support


 Download a pdf copy of this job description below.

Vacancy – Accounts Semi Senior Maidstone

About McCabe Ford Williams

Established in 1936, we are one of the leading accountancy, auditors, taxation, business services and insolvency firms in Kent. With seven offices located across the county, we are ideally located to offer professional advice not only to clients in Kent but also to those in London, the South East and further afield.

Whilst we are proud of our strong heritage and history, we also believe in looking forward and never resting on our laurels. Today, McCabe Ford Williams is a modern and thriving firm offering many more services than the typical accountancy, tax and audit services you might expect.

Our firm has 14 Partners and over 130 staff all dedicated to providing you with the best possible level of service. With the skill set of a larger London based firm, we have all the necessary knowledge, experience and expertise you will ever need, without the associated high City costs.


To apply for this role please send a CV and covering letter to Emma Andrews, Partner, McCabe Ford Williams, 89 King Street, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 1BG or send your CV to Emma at

For further information about this role please call Emma on 01622 683627.

Other vacancies at MFW

Unfortunately, there are no other vacancies within our firm at present.

However, we are often looking for new talent to join our growing practice.  We are always pleased to hear from experienced staff who wish to work in the challenging but rewarding owner managed business sector.

We are always particularly keen to hear from those with:

  • Real hands-on experience of accounting software packages
  • Individuals with all round tax experience

In addition, we are also interested in hearing from unqualified individuals who are interested in a career in accountancy.

Contact us

If you think you have the personality, multi-disciplinary skills, qualifications, and experience to become an integral part of our successful team, contact us.

Please e-mail the MFW office you are interested in joining, attaching your detailed curriculum vitae and a letter telling us why you think you have the qualities we need.

We undertake student training with the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales (ICAEW), Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT). We expect a minimum level of competency in GCSE Mathematics and English at grades C and above.

Work experience

We often provide short-term work experience placements for students as part of the school curriculum. If you are a student or interested in work experience with our firm please contact your local MFW office to make enquiries about work placements or student training opportunities.

Thank you for showing an interest in working for McCabe Ford Williams.

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