Senior Accountant

Type: Permanent
Location: Halifax
Job Number: AS13917

Our client is seeking a Senior Accountant for a permanent position in their Halifax office. Working closely with the partners and managers, the successful candidate will have a positive attitude and a team-oriented approach.

 Key Responsibilities:

  • Corporate financial statements, year-end working paper files, and income tax returns
  • Trust year end working paper file preparation
  • Personal income tax returns
  • Providing accounting and tax guidance to accountants
  • Conducting reviews of engagement
  • Preparation of client engagements, including Notice to Reader, T2, T3, T4, and T5
  • Regular correspondence with clients and some client meetings
  • Other duties as required


  • Post-secondary degree or diploma in accounting
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in a full cycle accounting role
  • Prior public accounting firm experience is an asset
  • Knowledge of CaseWare Working Papers and Taxprep software an asset
  • Experience with QuickBooks Online or other cloud-based accounting platforms
  • Superior attention to detail and organizational skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team setting

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