Staff Accountants

Cameron Izard Snell, Chartered Professional Accountants is a boutique accounting firm located in the heart of downtown Victoria. Providing corporate accounting, tax services as well as cross-border personal tax, we have positions open for a junior staff accountant, and an experienced accounting technician.

If you’re the one we’re looking for, you will be responsible for preparing:

  • Notice to Reader Engagements with well documented work-paper files
  • Tax returns for companies, corporate groups and trusts
  • Intermediate and complex personal tax returns

We’re sure to really like you if you:

  • Have several years’ experience in a public practice firm
  • Demonstrate strong time management abilities
  • Demonstrate analytical and logical thinking in your work
  • Are confident with technology
  • Are able to remain calm in a high pressure environment

You’re sure to really like us if you:

  • Enjoy being challenged by working with entrepreneurial and diverse clients and their companies
  • Are passionate about continuous learning
  • Love pancake breakfasts, chili cook-offs and other awesome social events

Compensation is based upon experience. We also provide flexible work arrangements, excellent benefits including extended health and dental, a fitness benefit, RRSP matching and the opportunity to work with a group of surprisingly fun people, considering they’re all accountants. If you think you’re the right person for this role, please submit resume and cover letter attention: Liberty. We thank you for your interest. Only qualified candidates will be contacted.




US Personal Tax Accountant

We are also seeking an experienced full time US Personal Tax Accountant to join our dynamic team. This position will work closely with principals of the firm and members of our US tax team to determine client specific needs and reporting requirements.

The work:

  • preparation of US and Canadian personal tax returns and related filings;
  • communication with clients and their professionals;
  • gathering and summarizing relevant information, documentation;
  • related research on US and Canadian tax legislation, policies and practices and;
  • a primary work load consisting of US personal tax and trusts, with a secondary focus on Canadian personal and trust tax preparation

The skills

  • 2 or more years’ experience in the preparation of both US and Canadian personal tax, particularly relating to US citizens living abroad;
  • recent experience with a public practice firm,
  • strong time-management expertise
  • excellent research skills, confidence with technology and a thorough understanding of accounting software
  • accounting designation and advanced tax courses preferred
  • people person who enjoys frequent client interaction

The rewards:

  • compensation based upon experience and qualifications
  • flexible work arrangements
  • health and fitness benefits
  • RRSP matching
  • chili cook-offs, banana split parties and more
  • excellent opportunities for career development and advancement

If this position suits you, please submit resume and cover letter attention: Liberty. We thank you for your interest. Only qualified candidates will be contacted.