Co-op Student - Canadian or U.S. Tax - Jan 2022

Each year we hire keen accounting students to join our dynamic team for tax season. All students receive training from our knowledgeable staff and should expect a fast-paced but fun and friendly environment. Co-op students receive a broad spectrum of experience throughout their work term and will be well positioned for their future career. For the right candidate there is potential for a future CPA student articling position.

Responsibilities include:

  • Bookkeeping
  • Canadian and/or U.S. Personal tax return preparation
  • Corporate T4 and T5 return preparation
  • GST Return preparation and filing
  • Correspondence with CRA
  • Administrative work as need to help our team meet filing deadlines

The successful applicant(s) will:

  • Be a self-starter with strong problem solving skills
  • Have strong computer skills including Microsoft excel (previous experience with tax preparation software is an asset)
  • Possess a high commitment to quality and attention to detail
  • Demonstrate strong time management skills
  • Be flexible and have a positive attitude
  • Have a strong desire to contribute to the team to achieve group goals

Our exceptional team of professionals will provide mentoring and training which will enhance your knowledge and skills for a career in public practice. If this describes you, please submit a resume and cover letter with attention to Toby by clicking here to go to our hiring portal. Please include information on relevant courses and/or administrative transcript.

We thank you for your interest but only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Accounting Technician - Fall 2021

We are looking for a non-designated accounting technician to join our growing team.  The ideal candidate will have at least 3 years of experience in a similar role.

If you’re the one we’re looking for, you have experience in:

  • Preparation of Notice to Reader Engagements with well documented work-paper files – ie: you can prepare basic and intermediate level files with little supervision
  • Financial statement preparation: Strong understanding of bookkeeping, financial accounting and the relationships between balance sheet and income statement
  • Preparation of Corporate Tax returns
  • Preparation and filing of GST returns
  • Understanding of payroll processing and related calculations
  • Experience with various accounting software such as Sage, Quickbooks etc.
  • Preparation of basic and intermediate personal tax returns (self-employment, rental income etc.)

Bonus Experience:

  • Understanding of corporate tax balances (CDA, RDTOH, GRIP etc)
  • Preparation of corporate or personal tax planning scenario calculations
  • Preparation of complex personal tax returns including investment income etc.
  • Preparation of Trust tax returns
  • Preparation of US personal tax returns

We’re sure to really like you if you:

  • Are a problem solver at heart – you love reconciling and balancing!
  • Use your time efficiently – you know when to push through to solve a problem on your own or when it’s time to stop and ask questions
  • Prepare easy to follow and well-organized working paper files
  • Think logically and have an analytical mindset
  • Are a keen team player who can work effectively with other staff at various levels
  • Are adaptable to new technologies
  • Can keep a brave face in the midst of tax season

You’re sure to really like us if you:

  • Enjoy working with a diverse set of clients and can adapt to the needs of their companies
  • Are excited to build on your skills and continue to learn on the job
  • Love having a flexible work schedule, RRSP matching, and other amazing benefits
  • Want to join in on our pancake breakfasts, chili cook-offs, maybe even axe-throwing

If this sounds like you, and you’d love the opportunity to work with a group of surprisingly fun people, considering they’re all accountants, please submit a resume and cover letter with attention to Toby by clicking here to go to our hiring portal.

Compensation is based on experience, and while we love the attention, only qualified candidates will be contacted.