Manager – Public Accounting

We are a leading firm of chartered accountants and professional advisors serving entrepreneurial people and organizations. We offer a broad range of professional services all designed to accomplish one goal: to help our clients pursue opportunities, navigate challenges, create value and leave a legacy.

We are currently seeking a qualified Manager with a minimum of 4 years post certification public practice experience to join our Oakville based practice.  The individual should have significant and recent experience with SMEs – NTR, review, and audit engagements, ASPE accounting and with owner manager tax.

Roles and responsibilities:

  • Effectively plan, supervise and execute assurance (audits and reviews) engagements, accounting projects in accordance with all relevant professional standards and Firm policies
  • As required, complete the detailed review of assurance and non-assurance engagement files to ensure that the engagement / project is in accordance with the relevant professional standards and Firm policies
  • Conduct and assist others on the engagement team with research as necessary on technical matters related to client situations
  • Conduct or provide input into staff performance reviews
  • Develop the skills, capabilities and potential of less experienced staff through supervision, coaching, mentoring, knowledge transfer, internal training delivery, and assignment of challenging work opportunities
  • Effectively manage and focus Firm resources,
  • Apply appropriate industry / business knowledge in anticipating, identifying and addressing issues relevant to the client’s business
  • Prepare/review corporate income tax returns and other filings
  • Foster an efficient, innovative and team-focused environment

Professional and experience requirements:

  • CPA, CA designation and University degree
  • Minimum of 4 years post-certification public accounting experience in performing audit and review engagements, reviewing NTRs and first level review of assurance engagements
  • Solid knowledge of ASPE and familiarity with ASPE NFO
  • Solid understanding of owner manager tax concepts
  • Ability to prepare more complex T2 tax returns and to review simpler ones
  • Proficiency in Taxprep, Caseware, Quickbooks and/or Xero would be an asset
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel
  • Self-starter with strong attention to detail
  • Ability to deliver in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills to liaise with clients and team members

Salary range $90,000 – $105,000, depending on experience

To apply for this opportunity, please visit: Indeed

While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for interview will be contacted.