Who we are

At Accountant Staffing, our sole focus is the recruitment and placement of talented accounting and finance professionals throughout Nova Scotia. Whether you are looking for a permanent career change or the flexibility and experience that can be gained from temporary assignments, we can help.

We use sophisticated database technology to track and match candidates to opportunities. But technology can only go so far. We get to know you personally – your experience and education, as well as your preferences and career goals.

By registering with us you will have confidential access to some of the best accounting and finance assignments and positions available. Our experience in this specialized market enables us to provide guidance with respect to current market demands, the skills employers are seeking, salary levels and professional accounting programs.

Let’s get started

To register, just send us your resume via email to [email protected]. Include a brief summary outlining what you are looking for, your availability, your minimum salary expectations and any other preliminary information that you consider important.

We will review your information and if there may be a suitable role available right away or likely to become available in the near future, we will schedule an immediate meeting. Otherwise, we will keep your resume on file and contact you should we require further information.

What our clients are looking for

When employers in Nova Scotia call us for recruitment assistance, we obtain very detailed information about the skills, experience and educational requirements for the position as well as other soft skills that would result in a great match. Accountant Staffing recruits for accounting roles that are temporary or permanent at all levels including junior, intermediate and senior levels. Examples of roles include:

SENIOR: CFO, VP Finance, Director of Finance, Controller, Accounting Manager, Assistant Controller, Senior level Accountant, Internal Auditor, Financial Analyst and Budget Analyst, Financial Reporting Officer

INTERMEDIATE: General Accountant, Property Accountant, Bookkeeper, Office Manager, Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable Supervisor, Payroll Specialist, Part-time Bookkeeper

JUNIOR: Junior & Senior Accounting Clerks, Accounting Technician, Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable Specialist, Payroll Clerk, Tax Clerk, Data Entry Clerk

Meeting with us

If your experience and background is a good match for the types of positions we are currently recruiting for, we will contact you to come in and meet with one of our consultants. Our meetings are designed to gain insight into your personal and professional aspirations. Where have you been and where do you want to go? What sort of working style do you prefer? Are you interested in large companies with a lot of opportunity for advancement or do you work best in an entrepreneurial environment that allows you to influence operational decisions? Do you thrive on details or prefer to focus on the big picture?

If you have not completed a professional accounting designation, we will assess your level of accounting knowledge using an electronic test that takes approximately 30 minutes. We will also gather important administrative information – references, software experience, salary expectations and the like. We want to be sure we have everything we need to help you put your strengths to work in the advancement of your career.

Based upon the information we have gathered, if a position becomes available where your experience and goals match the specific details requested by the employer, we will contact you to see if the position may be of interest.

For more information about candidate services or job opportunities, please visit the Candidate FAQs or the Job Opportunities sections of our website.

If you have any questions about registering with us or want to find out more about accounting opportunities or careers, please contact us by calling 902-491-1301 or by email to [email protected].