Senior Staff Accountant

  • Graham Scott Enns
  • 25 John St S, Aylmer, ON, Canada
  • Sep 30, 2020

Job Description

Graham Scott Enns, a client focused, mid-sized professional accounting firm, is looking to add to our team of professionals at our Aylmer office.  Our firm prides ourselves on developing a well-balanced team of professionals, built to get to know and provide superior service to our clients.    We currently are seeking to add a Senior Staff Accountant to our Aylmer office, as follows:

Senior Staff Accountant

Experience                  3 years or more of public accounting experience or equivalent

Education                   Bachelors Degree &/or CPA (CA, CGA, or CMA) designation or pursing designation

Job Overview             
  • To provide high quality and timely services to a portfolio of clients.
  • Working with small to medium sized companies in a broad range of industries on a variety of engagements including notice to reader, review and audit engagements. Preparing corporate and personal tax returns.
  • Manage concurrent engagements effectively, based on schedules.
  • Ensuring client relationships, quality of work and deadline expectations are met.

Reporting Relationships                   
  • The Senior reports to the Manager(s) and may also report directly to the Partners individually and as a group.
  • The Senior is responsible for mentoring and supervision of staff members assigned to them, including file review, as necessary.

Skills, Experience & Attributes                    
  • Strong foundation of assurance and tax principles
  • Experience working with accounting and tax software (CaseWare & TaxPrep would be an asset)
  • Excellent computer literacy and knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word & Excel)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to problem solve, attention to detail and adhere to internal quality standards
  • Ethical, honest and ability to show respect and consideration for others
  • Integrity, leadership, teambuilding and supervisory abilities

Interested applicants are asked to please submit a resume and covering letter outlining how your experiences will fit this role, along with salary expectations to by October 23, 2020.   We thank all candidates who apply; however, only those selected for a personal interview will be contacted.

At this time, due to COVID-19, many of our professional staff are being asked to work from home.  Our policy in non COVID-19 times has been to generally expect our staff to work primarily at our offices in St. Thomas and Aylmer or, for some engagements, to work at our client’s premises.

Graham Scott Enns is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity in its workforce.  If you require disability related accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment process, please make us aware of this so that we may ensure your individual accessibility needs are met.