Careers at Kothes

Looking for your next career opportunity? We are currently recruiting for the following roles:

Accountant [001]

Senior Accountant / Tax Manager [002]

Accountant – Self Managed Super Funds [003]

Cadet [004]


Kothes culture reflects our values of integrity, commitment, professionalism and accountability. We care about each other and our clients, which has driven the considerable growth as a business in our community over the last 75 years. We want to add people to our team that shares these values and will flourish in this environment.

To submit your application email your resume and covering letter to For further information please contact Abbey Hetherington (Practice Manager) at

Salaries are market based, dependent on qualification and experience of the candidate.

Candidates applying for these roles must have the right to work in Australia. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Accountant [001]

Kothes Accounting Group has seven offices, five directors and around 40 staff.  Our clients are leaders in their industries and value the contribution we make to their success. We use the latest technology and innovations in our business and are at the forefront of our industry. Our competitive edge is based on our strong focus on people, relationships, service and professional advice.

At Kothes our teams value integrity, commitment, professionalism and accountability, with a large emphasis on creating and nurturing excellence in leadership across the firm.

Kothes Accounting Group are looking for staff who are motivated, proficient and committed to join their team in a professional role in our Eden office.

About You:

  • Good oral and written communication skills with a good knowledge of the Microsoft Suite package in particular Microsoft Office
  • A strong interest in Finance and Accounting fields with a qualification relevant to this
  • Proactive approach to teamwork, with an ability to work under pressure and to strict deadlines
  • The capacity to learn and adapt to workplace changes with strong attention to detail and excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Demonstrated behaviours that are consistent with the Kothes Accounting Group Values of integrity, commitment, professionalism and accountability

Experience in an accounting field will be highly regarded. Hours are flexible, with a strong culture within the firm on flexible working.

Senior Accountant / Tax Manager [002]

This position is for an experienced accountant who strives for exceptional client service and a happy and cohesive working team. This person will have proven ability to consistently deliver – even when under pressure. This role is aimed at an accountant looking for career progression in a Chartered Accounting environment, with an opportunity for firm equity participation for the right candidate. Time working as a public practice tax accountant is desirable, but not essential.

The position will have the following responsibilities:

  • Manage a team of around 7 accountants, responsible for a diverse portfolio of clients and their respective accounting and taxation requirements
  • Coordination, monitoring and reviewing of BAS & IAS preparation, payroll and superannuation reconciliation, income tax return and financial statement preparation
  • Deliver high level client service, including tax planning, software training and business service advice

Accountant – Self Managed Super Funds [003]

If you have experience in Self-Managed Superannuation Fund compliance or are wanting to take your career in that direction we want to talk with you!

You will be working in a dedicated SMSF team with the largest chartered accounting group in the Bega Valley and Far South Coast of NSW.

This is a full-time position. Our values of integrity, professionalism, accountability, and commitment are non-negotiable.

We also place a high value and emphasis on flexible working arrangements and learning and development.

Cadet [004]

A KOTHES CADETSHIP will kick start your career in accounting, business management, taxation and auditing.

Balance your work and study

  • Gain invaluable hands-on experience while working in a modern and supportive workplace across all aspects of accounting, audit, taxation and business services
  • A mentor will guide you through the program and help you stay on track to succeed
  • Be part of a great working culture
  • Enjoy a fantastic variety of work
  • Get access to our senior managers and the partners and learn from their experience
  • Get plenty of career support and opportunities for progression
  • Enjoy flexible study arrangements and assistance
  • Gain access to a wide variety of clients, including individuals, trusts, partnerships, superannuation funds and companies

Skills & Experience:

  • Currently studying or about to start an accounting degree
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Desire to learn
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Strong work ethic and “can do attitude”
  • Bookkeeping experience will be highly regarded.