Discover the variety of business areas we work in and how you can achieve your ambitions.

The Audit landscape has constantly changed over recent years. However, with our wealth of experience and amazing colleagues, we pride ourselves on delivering the highest quality audits to our clients. 

When you join the Audit & Assurance team at Azets, you’ll get to work with a wide variety of innovative clients from a range of sectors and industries, getting the opportunity to demonstrate and develop your critical thinking, analytical and problem-solving skills to provide the best service. Building relationships is at the forefront of what we do, this allows us to truly understand what our client needs are and offer valuable insights on areas such as control processes and key performance indicators, to name a few. 

We work in a collaborative and supportive way. Azets provides the technology, learning and development tools through accredited partnerships with the AAT, ACCA, ACA, ICAS and CTA, providing the opportunities for trainees and senior leaders to excel in their audit career.  

Whatever services we provide from statutory audit, internal audit or any other of our full range of assurance services – we’re proud to help our clients achieve their wider business ambitions. 

“The work culture in the Azets’ Audit team is fantastic! We work hard to give value to our clients but we also look out for and support each other on a professional and personal level. 

Here at Azets, everyday is different. The work is very rewarding. I’m a Mum of two and work four days a week. Azets encourages flexible working, which makes a huge positive difference to my work-life balance, allowing me to adjust my working hours to meet the needs of our clients, the business and myself.” 

Lindsey Tyler - Head of Audit

Our mission is simple, to be the number one preferred provider of national and international tax services to entrepreneurs.

With the UK hosting one of the most complex tax systems in the world and constant regulatory and technology changes, our tax specialists collaborate and nurture relationships to help our clients solve their complex tax issues. 

Why Tax at Azets? 

We pride ourselves on providing hands-on, proactive tax advice, that’s professional, relevant and meaningful. Being a top ten international accounting and advisory firm, you’ll get to work closely with a variety of innovative and diverse clients, from start-ups to large multinational corporations. Our approach to supporting our clients is unique as we don’t segment by market area, so you’ll get to be involved in interesting work right from the outset, understanding clients’ objectives and plans,  assisting them with their strategies. 

“This is a time when our tax specialists can make a real difference and understand the pivotal role they each play to demonstrate to the market that we are innovators, who work in a collaborative and inclusive environment generating solutions that help our clients. Azets provides fantastic career development opportunities. We put both staff and clients at the heart of everything we do.”

Praveen Gupta - Head of Tax  

In Accounts & Business Advisory Services, you will be part of a team that pulls together to be the leading Trusted Business Advisor for UK SME businesses.  

While we help our clients meet their account & tax filing obligations, that’s just the beginning. We help them to navigate and thrive within the complex and sometimes bewildering environment which they operate in. As skilled advisors we: 

  • Build enduring, personalised relationships with our clients, understanding their ambitions; 
  • Give clients assurance they are complying with the myriad of complex accounting & tax regulations; 
  • Help clients make strategic decisions to improve their businesses and meet their goals; 

Give clients time back by helping them improve the efficiency of their business processes We provide a wide range of services, delivering to every type of business and industry sector in the UK, and these services include the following: 

  • Assistance and preparation of Statutory Accounts
  • Helping clients meet tax annual and periodic tax filing requirements
  • Business accounting services bespoke to clients’ needs 
    • Underpinned by digital technology – At Azets, powered by Xero, we use best in class cloud technologies to better serve our clients, coupled with expert, business advice provided by our Talented Smart people. Now, more than ever, digitalisation is happening at pace, and we must harness the best technology to evolve how we deliver services to our clients
    • Timely financial reporting and management information
    • Advice to help businesses grow and achieve strategic ambitions 

At Azets, we provide career development opportunities in accounting & tax and you’ll have the opportunity to develop a wide variety of skills from advisory, relationship management, financial analytics, to business strategist and even life coach! Becoming a Trusted Business Advisor is extremely rewarding.  

For many SMEs personal and business life blend into one. The impact Azets’ advisors have on our clients’ lives cannot be underestimated. We are in a privileged position to help our clients bring order and focus to what can be a complex and fast-paced environment.  

If you want to make a genuine difference to the people owning and running the millions of SME businesses that power the UK economy this career is for you.  

“For me it has always been about working for and with amazing people. If you focus on building the right skills – both technical and more importantly people based, you will have an extremely rewarding career. No day has ever been the same for me and the problems I have helped clients solve are far too wide ranging to list. The support you get throughout your professional training, and from your colleagues means you will have an unrivalled opportunity to hone your career and really make that difference!”  

Fraser Campbell – UK Head of Accounts & Business Advisory

Our national Corporate Finance team offers a proactive, partner-led, dedicated service to clients involved in the acquisition, sale or buy-out of businesses, as well as fundraising and business planning.  

The team consists of over 70 highly experienced partners, directors and other specialist advisory staff and delivers a full range of Corporate Finance services across M&A Advisory, lead advisory, debt advisory, and financial due diligence. By engaging with all parties involved in a transaction, the team take full project ownership to ensure deals reach a successful conclusion. 

You’ll get to work on a broad range of deal types, working with and advising businesses in a range of different sectors, working on different sized deals, (typically up to £40m in deal size), and will collaborate closely with other teams in the business including the tax team and will support clients on all aspects of the deal process from conception through to completion.  

"Working in our Corporate Finance team at Azets gives you the chance to be involved in a wide variety of transactions, as well as dealing with many of the day-to-day aspects of working with clients. You will have the chance to work closely with colleagues within a supportive and diverse team across the disciplines and be part of a team that will provide you with opportunities to progress quickly as we grow across the UK." 

Mark Selby - Head of Corporate Finance

Organisations are constantly innovating and with it increasing the digitalisation and automation of their business through the use of technology to drive cost savings, efficiencies, flexible working for employees as well as accelerating transformation across their business. 

Technology always brings risk and reward.  Our Technology Risk and Consulting team includes dynamic specialists, who have prioritised investment in recruiting, developing and progressing apprentices and graduates in their career journey as well as experienced professionals in the diverse range of technology areas supporting clients in maximising the reward and opportunity of digital transformation, strengthening and enhancing of cyber maturity/strategy, and supporting clients with their roadmap to better use of data and the strengthening of technology governance, risk and control frameworks.

The team is also at the forefront of many internal projects that are supporting the automation of our business as well as the development of tools to be used to drive efficiency into our own business processes. 

Our services include: 

  • Internal IT Audit 
  • Data Analytics 
  • IT Advisory 
  • External IT Audit 
  • Data Privacy 
  • Cyber Security 
  • SOC/3rd Party Assurances 

When you join our Technology Risk team you’ll get the opportunity to work on: 

  • Reviewing and providing advice over a client’s current cyber maturity level aligned to best practice standards supported by the National Cyber Security Centre
  • Assessing the effectiveness of client IT control environments including areas such as network security, IT disaster recovery, IT operations, change management and information governance
  • Reviewing and advising clients as part of major transformation programmes to support the client in managing risks as well as providing independent assurance to the board over the effectiveness of the programme
  • Reviews of technology capabilities in organisations that are being acquired, are restructuring, seeking efficiencies or seeking to maximise their investment in technology

“There is no escape from Technology in our every day lives and is not a concept that has a shelf life before it’s replaced. A career in Technology Risk enables team members to be at the forefront of developments, change and new solutions as well as working in an area that will involve each one of us everyday.” 

Martin Baird – Partner, Technology Risk

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At Azets, we’re 100% committed to providing a modern life/work not work/life culture so you don’t need to sacrifice your career or lifestyle. Whatever your ambition, unleash your potential today by getting in touch with our Talent Acquisition specialists for an informal chat.