Junior Staff Accountant

Type: Permanent
Location: Halifax
Job Number: AS14419

Junior Staff Accountant

Our Client, Bruce & Monahan Chartered Professional Accountants, is an established, progressive and highly respected boutique public accounting firm. Due to ongoing growth within the firm, they are seeking candidates for a newly created Junior Staff Accountant opportunity in Halifax, Nova Scotia. This opportunity will appeal to you if you are a new university accounting graduate, or currently in your 4th year and seeking a challenging and fulfilling career within a team-oriented, family friendly work environment committed to work/life balance.

With superior client service and an entrepreneurial drive, the firm provides accounting, tax, and business advisory services to a variety of Atlantic Canada’s most reputable private companies.  You will be engaged in an exceptional learning environment by working with staff who also have years of industry experience within senior roles.  The firm offers a competitive salary and desirable benefits package and value the contributions of every employee.

Key responsibilities:

  • Client accounting
  • Notice to Reader
  • Corporate, personal and trust tax return preparation
  • Ad hoc client projects
  • Client enquiry management
  • Other related activities in support of clients and the Partners



  • Bachelor of Commerce or BBA (Accounting major) – recently completed or a student entering their 4th year in the program
  • Interested in working towards CPA designation within a public accounting environment
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong financial and analytical comprehension and problem solver
  • Proactive and client service oriented
  • Skilled at time management and prioritization
  • Highly professional and value client confidentiality
  • Strong ability to work collaboratively with team members
  • High level comfort with Microsoft Office and accounting systems in general


If you are interested in this position, 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.