At MNP we pride ourselves on being different – it’s our entrepreneurial drive that sets us apart. It’s the same drive that’s helped us become Canada’s fastest growing national firm. We foster collaboration, value your ideas, promote based on talent, live balanced lifestyles and make time for FUN. We are one firm, one team, collaborating to support you wherever you want to take your career.Join the momentum. We are currently seeking a Bookkeeper for our growingCloudAccounting Services team. Driving business excellence, MNP is a leading national accounting, tax and business consulting firm in Canada. OurCloudAccounting Services professionals are revolutionizing the professional services industry through the use of cutting-edge technology. Our innovative, cloud-based accounting software allows us to deliver a full suite of outsourced services to our clients, including accounts payable, accounts receivable, bookkeeping, financial reporting and payroll administration.Performance ExpectationsWork with theCloud Accounting Services team to execute full cycle bookkeeping and payroll functions for MNP clientsPrepare and maintain payroll and related government remittances/filings, recording of sales, accounts receivable, expenses, accounts payable, payroll and Workers’ Compensation Board (WCB) transactions according to deadlinesSet up client files and assist with the completion of budgets, administrative planning and other aspects of accounting workMaintain, monitor and reconcile GL accounts, including but not limited to cash, bank reconciliations, prepaid expenses, accounts receivable, accounts payable, accrued liabilities and intercompany and point of sale (POS)/system uploadsIdentify issues and errors, investigate discrepancies, discuss with supervisor or engagement partner and develop resolutionsCommunicate with governments regarding information requests, assessments and installmentsWork with cloud accounting software, including QuickBooks Online (QBO), Xero and other cloud-based applicationsDevelop and maintain relationships with clients and team membersProvide training for clients on best practices and applicable software packagesDevelop an understanding of MNP’s services, businesses and industryContribute to the development of new ideas and approaches to improve work processesRaise awareness of MNP at community eventsAttend internal MNP courses to further develop cloud accounting knowledgeCredentialsCompletion of a certificate or diploma in business or accounting is an asset1 year of full cycle bookkeeping experienceQBO Basic, QBO Advance and other application certifications are an assetUnderstand and able to administer full cycle accounting in a fast-paced environmentBasic knowledge of trial balances, general ledger (GL) databases, financial statement close processes and accounting mattersBasic knowledge of corporate tax is preferredUnderstanding of payroll, bookkeeping and record keeping practices on manual and computerized system(s)Experience working with, or exposure to, accounting software such as QBO and/or Xero is preferredExperience working with desktop software such as QuickBooks Desktop and Sage 50 is preferredStrong computer literacy including advanced skills in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPointCore Competencies and Personal CharacteristicsIntegrity – professional whose honesty, integrity, confidentiality and high ethical standards contributes to effective leadership and optimal business relationshipsCommunication – effectively expresses ideas and conveys information in business writing, conversations and interactions with othersClient Service Excellence – understands the importance of quality client service by being courteous, responding to client requests in a timely manner and monitoring satisfactionTeamwork & Relationship Development – works collaboratively with team members in order to achieve a common goal and develops, maintains and strengthens relationships with others, both inside and outside the FirmFlexibility – effectively manages multiple assignments, adapts to changing priorities and is able to work independently or as part of a teamTechnical Expertise – demonstrates in-depth professional and technical knowledge when completing tasksWillingness to Learn – enthusiastic and eager to meet challenges and assimilate new conceptsInitiative – highly motivated self-starter who takes initiative with minimal supervision Accuracy – pays close attention to detail and ensures work and information are complete and thoroughResearch & Analysis – questions inconsistencies in information and generates workable solutions by analyzing, gathering and organizing relevant informationFostering Innovation – develops, sponsors, and/or supports the introduction of new and improved methods, products, procedures and technologiesMore than a paycheque, MNP delivers. You’ll be empowered to share your ideas, take on new challenges and advance your career. Join a diverse firm committed to maintaining its unique culture and fostering a balanced lifestyle. MNP offers benefits that allow you to thrive at work and outside the office! You can expect: generous paid time off including 4 personal days, firm sponsored FUN social events, a group pension plan with 4% matching contribution, client and team member referral bonuses, a wellness subsidy, health and dental benefits, work-life flexibility, exclusive access to a variety of perks and discounts, professional development assistance, learning opportunities through MNP University, a flexible dress for your day environment and more!