Senior Accountant

We are looking for a newly qualified CPA with approximately 2 – 5 years of experience in public practice. The candidate should have experience in preparing Notice to Reader and/or Review Engagement files. Experience preparing Canadian and/or U.S. Personal tax returns is an asset.

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

  • Preparation of Notice to Reader/Compilation engagement files and T2 Corporate tax returns
  • Preparation of Review Engagements with well documented work-paper files
  • Financial statement preparation: preparing statements in accordance with the Accounting Standards for Private Enterprises (ASPE) including related notes disclosures

Bonus Experience

  • Understanding of corporate tax balances (CDA, RDTOH, GRIP etc.)
  • Preparation of corporate or personal tax planning scenario calculations
  • Preparation of Canadian personal tax returns
  • Preparation of U.S. personal tax returns
  • Preparation of Trust 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

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 by clicking here, with attention to Toby Stubbs.

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

Administrative Assistant

Are you a super organized individual, highly detailed, with a titch of a type-A personality? Do you love proof reading and locating the grammatical and typographical errors of others? Does spending an hour or two filing and scanning documents each day help you sleep better at night? Do you thrive in an occasionally hectic and possibly intense environment? And by occasionally, we mean at least four months of the year. We are a tax firm after all.

Cameron Izard Snell LLP is searching for a new member to join our well-oiled, harmonious administrative dream team. If you have 2-3 years administrative experience, are professional, eager to learn, and want to become a strong contributing member of our intelligent, articulate, and tremendously efficient administrative team you will fit in nicely! Experiance in the accounting industry would be a plus but attitude and attention to detail trumps all.

Your responsibilities at our firm will include:

  • Providing support in a professional work environment for staff and clients with general inquiries in person and on the phone.
  • Supporting our accounting team including partners and senior leadership to produce high quality client work.
  • Preparing letters, correspondence, reports, and client invoices using firm templates and in strict compliance with our standards.
  • Managing electronic and paper-based client files and compilation of tax returns.
  • Perform other clerical duties such as filing, scanning, arranging for couriers, ordering supplies, photocopying, database management, collating and mailing.
  • Assisting administrative staff and other administrative duties as required.

We are sure to really like you if you:

  • Are a keen team player who can work effectively with other staff at various levels.
  • Are adaptable to new technologies and willing to learn new skills.
  • Have excellent data entry and typing skills coupled with attention to accuracy. We don’t just want you to be able to proofread, we want you to suggest alternatives.
  • You have a client service mindset, skilled at multi-tasking and working within tight deadlines.
  • Take initiative, follow directions, and can proceed independently.
  • Like to suggest solutions, work through processes, and create new ideas to meet the needs of the firm.

You are sure to really like us if you:

  • Enjoy working with a diverse set of clients and can adapt to the needs of the firm.
  • Are excited to build on your skills and continue to learn on the job.
  • Love having a flexible work schedule (we take Fridays off all summer!), RRSP matching, and other amazing benefits.
  • Want to join in on our pancake breakfasts, mug painting, chili cook-offs, kayaking trips, maybe even axe-throwing!

If this sounds like you, please submit a resume and cover letter by clicking here, with attention to Toby Stubbs and include details of the spelling mistake that we snuck into the posting above, so we know you are serious!

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

CPA Articling Student

We are looking for a CPA articling student to add to our growing team. Preference will be given to candidates with experience working in a public practice setting. This could be a new CPA student that has done a co-op term in public practice and has experience in either personal or corporate tax preparation. The candidate could be a currently enrolled in the CPA PEP program, or recently completed the CFE exam and working on completion of their hours requirement.

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

  • Working in a public practice setting in a student or co-op role
  • Preparation of Personal or Corporate Tax returns and Notice to Reader Financial Statements

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

Bonus Experience:

  • Preparation of Review Engagements with well documented work-paper files
  • Financial statement preparation: preparing statements in accordance with the Accounting Standards for Private Enterprises (ASPE) including related notes disclosures
  • Understanding of corporate tax balances (CDA, RDTOH, GRIP etc.)
  • Preparation of personal tax returns
  • Preparation of corporate or personal tax planning scenario calculations
  • Preparation of Trust tax returns

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 by clicking here, with attention to Toby Stubbs.

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