Senior Accountant – Toronto (hybrid)

This is a hybrid position (2 days in office) for one of the top 20 accounting firms in Canada.

The firm’s teams are diverse, and you will work closely together – you will never be just a number at our organization. Plus, you will get the added benefit of further developing your skill set through working with a wide variety of clients and robust list of industries.

As the Senior Accountant you will be responsible the following duties:

  • Independent completion of audit, review and compilation files and related tax preparation (40% Audit work and 60% NTR’s, compilation, tax)
  • Preparing more complex areas of the file
  • Preparing personal tax returns
  • Preparing corporate tax returns and preparing appropriate tax checklists
  • Completing and overseeing others’ work on files
  • Coaching Junior and Intermediate accountants by providing input and expertise where necessary
  • Building effective and long lasting working relationships on assignments with operational client contacts
  • Preparing complex areas of the file
  • Reviewing the accuracy of work completed by Junior and Intermediate team members
  • Responding effectively and efficiently to client, manager and partner requests


  • Planning, execution and completion of files
  • Understanding technical standards with the expected level of assistance and supervision
  • Building effective working client relationships on assignments with operational client contacts
  • Managing allocated projects or assignments, including time management
  • Responding effectively to client, manager and partner requests and suggestions relating to an assignment
  • Supervising and training junior and intermediate staff
  • Maintaining technical knowledge – IFRS, ASPE, CAS – by: attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; and establishing personal networks
  • Contributing to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed


  • 4+ years of public accounting and audit experience
  • Possessing leadership qualities and ability to support team members and goals.
  • Strong commitment to quality and accuracy
  • Completion of a University Accounting degree and completion of CPA designation or at least substantial progress thereto
  • Development of a business advisor mindset is important
  • Thorough knowledge and experience working with IFRS, ASPE and CAS to be able to complete complex areas of an engagement
  • Experience with IFRS and ASPE preferred
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to communicate well with clients, managers and partners
  • Possessing strong project management skills and organization, with the ability to manage multiple engagements simultaneously
  • Ability to manage multiple engagements simultaneously
  • Proficiency in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Caseware/Jazz-it, Tax Prep, QuickBooks and Simply Accounting

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