Staff Accountant

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Job ID:

454849

Location:

Concord, ON 

Category:

Accounting/Auditing
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Postal Code:

L5N6J3

Employment Type:

Full Time

Posted:

11.30.2018
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Job Description:

 Staff Accountant       

 

POSITION SUMMARY:

Working as a member of the team the Staff Accountant assists clients in preparing tax returns, conducting research and providing recommendations based on clients’ unique needs, priorities and objectives. This position also involves preparation of year-end financial statements (Notice to Readers, Reviews and Audits).

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Collect and review all relevant documents from the client and/or Reviewer prior to the engagement

 • Establish applicable time frame in which the engagement will be completed

• When working with existing clients, inquire about and/or be aware of any changes or additional work required since the last year-end

• Prepare applicable financial statements and notice to reader report with critical attention to detail

• Ensure work is checked for accuracy and quality and all significant issues and tax planning opportunities are identified prior to submitting it to the applicable Reviewer for review • In consultation with the applicable Reviewer, reflect basic tax planning entries in the file when reviewed by Partner

• Prior to submitting a file for review, ensure any areas of concern are brought to the attention of the applicable Reviewer.

• Complete the Firm’s standard checklists for file completion

Job Requirements:

 

  • Post-secondary education in Accounting, Finance or Business
  •  CPA designation is an asset 
  •  Basic tax, audit and accounting knowledge 
  •  Strong attention to detail
  •  Excellent organizational and time-management skills 
  • Reviewer communication skills, both verbal and in writing  
  • Highly proficient in MS Office Suite
  • Working knowledge of Caseware, Caseview
  • QuickBooks and Simply Accounting are an asset
           Please apply to Sandy Thomson at sandy@torontojobs.ca!
Company Info
TorontoJobs.ca Recruitment Division 6645 Kitimat Road, Unit 27
Mississauga, Canada

Phone: 905-812-5627
Web Site: www.TorontoJobs.ca

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