Accountant


Type: Permanent
Location: Dartmouth
Job Number: AS14212

Our growing client is seeking an Accountant for a diverse and dynamic opportunity within their privately owned accounting services company in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. Managing a portfolio of clients, the successful candidate will be responsible for completing accounting on behalf of their small to medium sized clients.

If you are an experienced accountant with a personable and client-focused approached, this may be the career move for you! They offer a competitive salary and benefits package and work/life flexibility within a positive, cohesive group.

Key responsibilities:

  • Full cycle accounting for a small portfolio of corporate clients
  • CFO services
  • Client remittances
  • Financial statement preparation
  • Client payroll processing
  • Month-end close
  • Corporate tax preparation
  • Requirements:
  • Post-secondary education in accounting
  • Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation completed or in progress
  • 3 - 5 years’ accounting experience
  • Prior experience using systems such as Zero, with Sage50 and/or QuickBooks Online
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Basic personal and corporate tax knowledge considered an asset
  • Knowledge of accounting principles, practices and applications
  • Personable demeanour and professional communication skills
  • Above average attention to detail, organization skills
  • Adaptable to changing priorities and problem-solving skills
  • Successful in a dynamic, fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work as part of a team, as well as independently at a client site

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