Senior Staff Accountant – GTA – $70,000 – $80,000 (plus bonus)

Senior Staff Accountant (Senior Level Audit)
GTA, ON
$70,000 – $80,000 (plus bonus)

Posted on May 19, 2021.

We are looking for a Senior Staff Accountant to join our team of professionals and perform various client service engagements offered by our Firm.

Responsibilities

  • Planning and execution of field assignments, including Audit and Review engagements along with some NTR’s
  • Deliver completed files for review on a timely basis
  • Solid knowledge of personal and corporate tax and the ability to develop (and maintain) strong technical audit and accounting knowledge
  • Obtain/maintain a strong understanding of clients’ businesses and respond promptly to and be proactive to anticipate clients’ needs
  • Managing daily workflow and adherence to deadlines 
  • Helping to manage audit staffing schedules
  • Keeping partners informed of engagement status
  • Prepare personal tax returns during our busy/high season
  • Supervise and assist with developing junior staff
  • Experience with reviewing juniors file sections or entire files

Requirements

  • Minimum of 3 years post qualification experience in a public accounting practice, experience in a mid/large size firm environment would be a definite asset
  • Experience working with businesses in a variety of industries
  • Strong working knowledge of IFRS/ASPE
  • Solid knowledge of accounting software including Caseware/Caseview, TaxPrep and MS Office
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to establish and maintain strong client relationships
  • Strong organizational skills for prioritizing demands, work flow and meeting deadlines
  • Must have a strong commitment to quality
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Strong background in assurance – looking for the candidate to take charge of our assurance engagements, coach the junior staff member, and report in to the manager

If you are interested in learning more about this role, please send your resume and cover letter to casey@winchesters.ca. Unfortunately, only individuals chosen for an interview will be contacted, due to the high volume of applicants we receive.