Intermediate Staff Accountant - Assurance

Durward Jones Barkwell & Company LLP - Hamilton, ON (30+ days ago)

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DESCRIPTION:
Durward Jones Barkwell is one of the largest public accounting firms in the Niagara/Hamilton/Halton region with offices spanning from Burlington to Welland. The firm was founded in 1940 and features a dynamic group of professionals including 27 partners and 23 managers.

"Big enough to know, small enough to care." At DJB, these are the words we live by. We value our clients and taking care of their unique needs is what drives our business. As part of our team, you will realize that to us nothing is trivial. We have the experience to handle any situation from complex mergers and acquisitions to assisting new entrepreneurs through the many facets of starting a small business. We do all this while remaining personally involved with our clients and the communities where we work and live.

What can we offer you?

Competitive compensation and benefits package
Flexible work/life balance and summer hours
Professional development, learning, and growth support
A variety of community involvement opportunities
An awesome team of employees who desires to see everyone succeed!
Our Hamilton office has an immediate opening for a full-time Intermediate Staff Accountant – Audit/Assurance.

Reporting to Partners and Managers, you will be responsible for:

Independently, or under supervision, preparing financial statements and working papers for audit engagements
Independently preparing financial statements and working papers for review and compilation engagements
Preparing corporate and personal income tax returns

The successful candidate will have:
Experience in a public accounting practice with 1-3 years’ experience in an intermediate role
Successful completion of CFE and/or CPA designation a strong asset
Thorough understanding of Accounting Standards for Private Enterprises (ASPE) and Canadian Auditing Standards (CAS)
Good understanding of and experience with Canadian income taxation
Strong written and interpersonal communication skills
If you are a confident, dedicated and hard working professional who is motivated to achieve high standards of quality service and value to clients, we would we love to hear from you!

We appreciate all who express interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 and the Ontario Human Rights Code, DJB will provide accommodations to applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process. Please inform Human Resources of the nature of any accommodation(s) that you may require.