Senior Accountant – Markham

  • Company:
    Great Connections Employment Services
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    5 hours ago
  • Category:
    Accounting / Banking

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Senior Accountant
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Senior Accountant
Our cleint is a growing full-service accounting firm located in Markham.
We are seeking a qualified Senior Accountant to work in a well rounded environment in assurance, tax and accounting. We are looking for someone to grow with us and create solutions to our clients needs.
Key Accountabilities And Responsibilities
Responsible for planning and carrying out work related to Assurance & Accounting and income tax engagements
Ability to prepare and complete working papers, financial statements and tax returns according to Firm and regulatory standards for clients in a variety of owner managed businesses and non-profit enterprises.
Delegate, review and revise similar work by less experienced staff members.
Draft reports and responses to client queries for partner and manager review.
Build effective working relationships with client contacts, and respond effectively to client requests and suggestions related to the engagement.
Identify process improvements for future assignments and share their knowledge and experience with other team members, including less experienced staff.
Identify new business opportunities with existing clients.
Complete additional ad-hoc duties or assignments as required.
Education And Professional Skills/Knowledge
Professionaldesignation desired (CA, CMA, CGA or CPA) or working towards designation.
A minimum of 3 years experience in a Canadian Public Accountacy Firm is preferred.
Possess strong experience and expertise in area of Assurance & Accounting.
Advanced knowledge of Canadian (IFRS would be an asset) accounting policies
Computer skills in Caseware, Caseview, Excel and Taxprep.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to prioritize workloads and the flexibility to manage multiple tasks and consistently meet client deadlines.
High values in teamwork, client/customer service and professionalism.
How to Apply: 
Please send resume to
with the subject line ‘Senior Accountant_Markham’