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Staff Accountant

About the Job:

Kreston GTA is looking for an experienced accountant to join our small business division. Kreston GTA is a mid-sized firm located in Markham which provides accounting, tax, assurance and related services to corporations and individuals. Our client base is diverse from various industries.

Overview of Position:

The primary responsibilities will include:

-Year end accounting of corporate clients

-Preparation of Notice to Reader financial statements

-Preparation of corporate, personal and trust income tax returns

-Preparation of tax slips (T3, T4, T5, etc.)

-Preparation of US personal tax returns

-Some bookkeeping

-Developing a positive working relationship with staff, managers and partners of the firm

-Managing multiple project assignments

-Continued professional development of tax and accounting

Requirements of Position:

-1 to 3 years’ minimum experience at an accounting firm

-Must have strong computer skills, Word and Excel a must

-Working knowledge in CaseWare and QuickBooks an asset

-Experience in T1 personal tax software a must

-Experience in US tax return preparation an asset

-Great written and verbal communication skills

-Ability to identify critical issues with ease

-Ability to complete tasks with minimal supervision

-Excellent attention to detail

-Quick learner and able to adapt to changes well

-Strong organizational skills and ability to prioritize

-Ability to work in a high pace environment

-Ability to multitask

Application Information:

Candidates must have Canadian experience and are eligible to work in Canada. Candidates must live in a reasonable distance to the Markham area.

Resumes and cover letters should be submitted in PDF or Word through the Indeed website.

Salary will be based on the qualifications and experience at favorable market rates.

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $40,000.00-$60,000.00 per year

COVID-19 considerations:
We have a COVID office policy. During lockdowns we rotate staff to work at home, to reduce office capacity.

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