Staff Accountant

Type: Permanent
Location: Kentville, Nova Scotia
Job Number: AS14543

Staff Accountant

Our client is seeking a Staff Accountant for a permanent opportunity in their Kentville, Nova Scotia office. Bringing established general accounting experience and education, as well as a dedicated, client-focused work ethic, the successful candidate will have a desire to contribute to a professional and collaborative team environment. This mid-sized public accounting firm is dedicated to maintaining work/life balance and values each employee’s contribution.

Key Requirements:

  • Examination of source documents pertinent to engagement
  • Checking and proofing reports and schedules
  • Corporate tax & some personal tax filing
  • Monthly and year end client accounting and bookkeeping
  • Other accounting support to the Partners and clients as required


  • Post-secondary education in business or accounting
  • 2+ years’ experience in a full cycle accounting role
  • Some prior experience, or co-op exposure to working within public accounting is an asset
  • Strong computer & software proficiency
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving abilities
  • Comfortable working in a busy environment with proven ability to meet tight deadlines
  • Ability to work in a team while being efficient when working independently
  • Client-focused approach and strong communication skills


If you are interested in this opportunity, please forward your resume to the attention of Carmen Dockendorff.

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. 

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