Accounting Plus is now hiring!

We have an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated Staff Accountant to join our growing team. 
If you're knowledgeable in tax and accounting—or aspiring to become an expert—are well-organized, results-driven, professional, customer-focused and great at simplifying taxation and accounting issues that our clients find overly complex, this job opportunity is for you.
Please submit all resumes and cover letters to ron@accplus.ca

Responsibilities

  • Preparation of Canadian personal (T1), corporate (T2) and trust tax returns
  • Preparation of GST/HST, Payroll, T-Slips, WSIB & EHT filing and remittance
  • Preparation of annual financial statements, including variance analysis
  • Ensuring accurate and timely monthly and year-end closings, including review of balance sheet accounts, account reconciliations, approval of journal entries and review of processed transactions
  • Handling pre- and post-assessment reviews inquired by the CRA
  • Preparation of all work papers to support income tax return filings
  • Tax accounting including the preparation of quarterly and yearly tax reconciliations
  • Participation in tax planning projects
  • Assisting with government tax audits and reviews

Knowledge and Skills

  • CPA,CA, CMA or CGA designation or equivalent would be considered an asset
  • 2+ years Canadian income tax experience in public accounting environment
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to provide professional judgment, work independently and work in teams
  • Proficient in PC applications (Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook) and tax software (Profile, Quickbooks, Xero)
  • Strong attention to details
  • Strong time management skills, the ability to manage conflicting priorities and meet tight deadlines
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to develop business relationships and establish rapport with internal contacts