Senior Staff Accountant

  • Location: Mississauga
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #1221

Are you ready to take your career to the next level? Are you looking to join a public accounting firm where: your ideas are valued, your time and efforts are recognised and rewarded, continuous growth and development is encouraged, and work and life are balanced? Our client is a Canada-Wide Accounting firm looking to hire experienced accounting professionals. You will be responsible for auditing public and private client files from various exiciting industries.


What you will be doing:


  • Actively participate in auditing of mid-large client files
  • Prepare and edit financial statements
  • Apply your knowledge of IFRS standards
  • Prepare payroll and taxation reports
  • Set up new client files and parameters
  • Prepare year end tax forms (T5 and T4)
  • Actively and continuously communicate with clients
  • Maintain meaningful and long term relationships with clients
  • Bank and account reconciliation
  • Participate in new idea generation and continuous process improvement
  • Manage the timely preparation and filing of tax returns
  • Manage monthly reporting for HST, GSTm QST
  • Participates in special projects as assigned


What you possess:


  • Professional accounting designation preferred (CPA or CA) or in progress, ACCA designation considered an asset as well
  • Superb knowledge of IFRS
  • Minimum 3+ years recent experience in an intermediate/senior level audit/assurance role with a public accounting firm
  • Proven passion for public accounting
  • Big 4 background considered a strong asset
  • Exceptional communication skills and ability to lead presentations/meetings with confidence while backing up assumptions
  • Experience with inter-company reconciliations and consolidations
  • Have a strong core accounting foundation and be able to review the work of more junior team members in an accurate and efficient way
  • Advanced Excel knowledge a strong asset
  • Must have experience with Caseware, QuickBooks, or Simply Accounting software


Only those candidates legally eligible to work in Canada, need apply.

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