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About the Position

This is a 100% fully remote position 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 an Intermediate Accountant you will be working on assignments under the direct supervision of a Manager, Director and a Partner for all types of assurance engagements. You will be working in a broad range of industries on a variety of engagements, including emerging industries such as cannabis, psychedelics, and gaming. You will oversee entire engagements from planning to completion, including but not limited to:

· Completing and overseeing others’ work on audit files

·Coaching Junior Accountants by providing input and expertise where necessary

·Building effective and long lasting working relationships on assignments with operational client contacts

·Provide valuable suggestions and contributions related to various assignments and projects

·Perform research and prepare more complex opinions for technical conclusions on client engagements

·Preparing complex areas of the file

·Co-ordinating group audits with component auditors in other cities and countries

·Reviewing work completed by Junior Accountant team members

·Responding effectively and efficiently to client, manager and partner requests

Summary of Responsibilities

·Planning, execution and completion of audit files

·Understanding technical standards with the expected level of assistance and supervision

·Ability to recognize relevant accounting and audit issues from basic analysis

·To facilitate successsful remote work:

o High level of responsiveness to fellow team members

o Access to quiet, private work space free of distractions

o Very frequent use of Microsoft Teams or Zoom

·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 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

Summary of Experience

·2+ years of audit experience


·Possessing leadership qualities and ability to support team members and goals

·Strong commitment to quality

·CPA designation or at least substantial progress thereto

·Knowledge and experience working with IFRS, ASPE and CAS to be able to complete complex areas of an engagement

·Must be a motivated self starter who maintains focus while working remotely

·Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to communicate well with clients, managers and partners

·Strong file management skills and organization

·Ability to manage multiple engagements simultaneously

·Proficiency in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook

·Experience with Caseware

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