BDO Senior Accountant, Audit & Assurance in Sarnia, Ontario
BDO. Because relationships matter.
There are many world-class accounting firms. Far fewer that offer a culture so rich in professional opportunity, personal fulfillment, and long-term growth. At BDO, we understand that exceptional service to our clients begins – and ends – with exceptional regard for our people. Because at its core, our business is not about numbers or spreadsheets, dollars or pence, but about people working with, for, and in service of others. In short, because relationships matter.
Our Sarnia office is currently seeking a Senior Accountant for our Audit & Assurance Group. If you excel in a challenging, dynamic environment, this is an excellent opportunity to showcase your talents.
Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities
Preparation of financial statements and tax returns in accordance with Firm standards for clients in a variety of businesses and non-profit enterprises
Conducting audits on small to medium sized organizations in a variety of industries (Municipalities, Banks and Caisse Pop, Hydro)
Preparation of tax returns (T1, T2s,T3s, T4s, T5s, GST/HST)
Notice to readers and review engagements
Auditing financial statements of business clients as a team member or audit senior
Effective communication with our clients, government agencies and with our managers and staff
Keeping managers and other team members informed, on an ongoing basis of progress and significant issues
Providing advice and training to other staff members
Identify new business opportunities with existing clients
Participate in new business development initiatives
Education and Professional Skills/Knowledge
Must hold a professional accounting designatio
3+ years of relevant midsize public practice experience
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Comfortable with Microsoft Office Suite of products
Experience with CaseWare an asset
Ability to prioritize workloads and the flexibility to manage multiple tasks and deadlines
Complete additional ad-hoc duties or assignments as required
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
How to apply
Applicants are invited to apply online. We are an equal opportunity employer. We would like to thank all candidates who apply, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
One Firm engaged to make a difference through valued relationships with our people, clients and communities.
System ID: 2017-4646
Job Type (EN): Full Time
Job Industry (Choose up to 3 industries) (EN): Accounting and Auditing Services
External Company URL: www.bdo.ca