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This is a Full-time position in Ottawa, ON posted August 31, 2017.

Accountant required for our client, a distinguished Ottawa based accounting firm. This is a new position as they are a growing firm. They are seeking a client focused designated accountant to join their team. The successful candidate will be organized, possess excellent interpersonal skills and and be able to use their research skills to find creative and effective solutions. If you have an accounting designation, 4-6+ years of professional experience and you’re looking to be apart of a hard working, friendly team, you must show interest and apply now!

Roles and Responsibilities
Manage the engagement process from initial scheduling and planning through to client review and financial statement sign off including: planning, preparing, executing and analyzing financial statements including appropriate note disclosure.
Preparation of notice to readers, review engagements, audits, and preparing personal and corporate tax returns.
Complete the analysis of work related to Assurance & Accounting projects and engagements.
Provide exceptional service with regards to audits, reviews, compilations, or special reports.
Work closely with clients including attending client and audit meetings, preparation of management letters and related correspondence.
Prepare personal, trust and corporate tax returns, including the most complex and review returns prepared by Bookkeeping staff.
Participate in the development of a Mentoring Program.
Qualifications and Experience
A minimum of 4-6 years experience completing accounting responsibilities.
Professional accounting designation required (CA, CGA or CPA).
Must be comfortable promoting firm services, working on and offsite with clients and singing new clients.
Experience working with small/medium sized businesses.
Experience in Microsoft Excel, Sage Simply Accounting/Quickbooks and TaxPrep

Education and Certifications
Minimum education required: Bachelor’s Degree Preferred field of study: Accounting

Skills Required

  • Education level: Professional
  • Work experience (years): 6-9 years


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