Intermediate Accounting Technician

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    negotiable / monthly
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  • Posted:
    2 months ago
  • Category:
    Accounting / Banking

BDO. Because relationships matter.There are many world-class accounting & advisoryfirms. Far fewer that offer a culture so rich in professional opportunity, personal fulfillment, and long-term growth. At BDO, we understand that exceptional service to our clients begins – and ends – with exceptional regard for our people. Because at its core, our business is not about numbers or spreadsheets, dollars or pence, but about people working with, for, and in service of others. In short, because relationships matter.Position SummaryBDO Canada LLP’s Penticton office is seeking an experienced Intermediate Accounting Technician. In this role you will be responsible for providing accounting services as part of a team to our clients including tax return preparation, compilation engagements and completing bookkeeping tasks. This is the right job for you if you thrive in a busy work environment that involves lots of multitasking and variety of work throughout the day.Key Accountabilities/Responsibilities- Completion of client account analysis and bookkeeping assignments for a variety of clients. – Provide support to clients and staff on general questions regarding accounting and bookkeeping issues.- Preparation and review of regular external filings and Tax assignments such as GST, PST, WCB, T1, T2’s T4’s and T5’s, including CRA audit and support requests.- Preparation of corporate year end files using Caseware (or similar program) and Taxprep (or similar program), including account verifications and backup when required.Education and Professional Skills/Knowledge- Post-secondary education in accounting preferred.- Two or more years of experience in full cycle bookkeeping and accounting, preferably in an accounting firm.- Proficiency in Microsoft Office computer programs (Excel and Word).- Proficiency in accounting related software (primarily Simply Accounting and Quickbooks).- Excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills.- Ability to prioritize workload, the flexibility to manage multiple tasks and ability to support coworkers and staff.- High attention to detail as well as excellent time management. – Availability for overtime when necessary.Why Work for BDO?- BDO is the 5th largest accounting and advisory firm in the world- At BDO we consider our people to be our most valuable asset; we offer the opportunity to grow and develop in an innovative and collaborative environment.- We offer an unmatched degree of flexibility to help you professionally and personally succeed- We provide competitive salaries, a flexible benefits package and a matching RRSP option- Opportunity to work with like-minded individuals to support career development- BDO is actively involved in our communities by supporting local charity initiatives, FCC’s “Drive Away Hunger”, Children’s Miracle Network and United WayOur VisionTo be the best professional services firm in the mid-market.