Putting people first, every day
BDO is a firm built on a foundation of positive relationships with our people and our clients. Each day, we rely on our professionals to provide exceptional service, and help our clients by providing advice and insight they can trust. In turn, we offer an environment that fosters a people-first culture with a high priority on your personal and professional growth.
Our Rockland office is looking for a Senior Accounting Technician who will be responsible for supervising the accounting services of our clients. This person will be part of the Assurance & Accounting team and own the following responsibilities:
Management and review of workload related to assignments of bookkeeping engagements.
Planning staff allocation and working with team members to complete projects on time within budgets.
Review and completion of working papers needed to prepare financial statements and tax returns for compilation according to Firm and regulatory standards for clients in a variety of businesses.
Managing and ensuring that all significant engagement matters are documented and brought to the attention of the Senior Manager/Manager/Partner, as well as keeping them informed of the progress of the engagement.
Coordination of tax assignments including preparation of T4s, T5s, HST, WSIB, EHT to ensure queries are cleared and deadlines are met.
Preparation of correspondence and assessment filings for personal and corporate tax returns.
Following-up with appropriate government agencies on questions relating to payroll, assessments, HST, QST, REQ, business numbers and income security programs (CPP,OAS, GIS, EI).
Managing the client needs and deadlines on a regular basis.
Assist with annual performance reviews and evaluations of staff.
How do we define success for your role?
You demonstrate BDO's core values through all aspect of your work: Integrity, Respect and Collaboration
You understand your client’s industry, challenges, and opportunities; client describe you as positive, professional, and delivering high quality work
You identify, recommend, and are focused on effective service delivery to your clients
You share in an inclusive and engaging work environment that develops, retains & attracts talent
You actively participate in the adoption of digital tools and strategies to drive an innovative workplace
You grow your expertise through learning and professional development.
Your experience and education
You have a post-secondary diploma or certificate in Accounting or Business.
You have 5+ yeas of professional experience in a similar accounting role and good working knowledge of accounting policies.
You have previous experience with accounting programs including Caseware, Caseview, QuickBooks, Sage.
You are proficient with MS Office have previous experience with TaxPrep or a similar tax program.
You are Bilingual in English and French.
You have excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to supervise and work in a team environment.
You have outstanding client/customer service skills.
Our firm is committed to providing an environment where you can be successful in the following ways:
Firm success - We enable you to engage with the firm's strategic plan, and be a key contributor to the success and growth of the firm.
Professional success - We help you be the best professional you can be in our services, industries and markets.
Personal success - Achieve your personal goals outside of the office and make an impact on your community.
Giving back, it adds up: Where company meets community. BDO is actively involved in our communities by supporting local charity initiatives. We support staff with local and national events where you will be given the opportunity to contribute to your community.
Total rewards that matter: We pay for performance with competitive total cash compensation that recognizes and rewards your contribution. We provide flexible benefits from day one, and flexible time off through vacation, personal, and volunteer days. We are committed to supporting your overall wellness beyond working hours, and provide reimbursement for wellness initiatives that fit your lifestyle.
Everyone counts: We believe every employee should have the opportunity to participate and succeed. Through leadership by our Chief Inclusion and Diversity Officer, we are committed to a workplace culture of respect, inclusion, and diversity. We recognize and celebrate the valuable differences among each of us, including race, religious beliefs, physical or mental disabilities, age, place of origin, marital status, family status, gender or gender identity and sexual orientation. If you require accommodation to complete the application process, please contact us.
Ready to make your mark at BDO? Click “Apply now” to send your up-to-date resume to one of our Talent Acquisition Specialists.
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