Intermediate Accountant

O'Keefe Accounting Group CPA PC - Port Hope, ON (30+ days ago)

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O’Keefe Accounting Group CPA PC is seeking an Intermediate Accountant to join their growing team.

O’Keefe Accounting Group is a locally owned accounting firm located in historic downtown Port Hope. We are a boutique accounting firm that specializes in Tax, Assurance and Business Consulting. We have been providing our clients with exceptional service for over 40 years. We pride ourselves on being a digitally advanced firm which helps to minimize turn around time and any geographic boundaries for our clients.

We are looking to hire an experienced Intermediate Accountant to join our accounting team. The Intermediate Accountant will be responsible for assisting and preparing compilation engagements, personal and corporate tax returns and participating in audits and review engagements.

Your primary responsibilities will include:

  • Assist with the preparation of various assurance engagement files such as audits and reviews
  • Assist in preparing financial statements that are in compliance with ASPE and ASNPO standards
  • Prepare compilation engagement working paper files
  • Prepare financial statements as part of the working paper files
  • Staying up to date on assurance and quality control
  • Understanding of personal and corporate tax returns
  • Liaising with tax authorities on audits and requests for information
  • Familiarize and embrace the firm’s vision and be able to self-motivate to achieve its objectives.
  • Effective communication with clients

The successful candidate will have:

  • Audit experience
  • Completion of a University Degree in accounting or related field.
  • Successful completion of CPA designation or working towards fulfilling
  • Experience with and/or knowledge of CaseWare, TaxCycle, QuickBooks, QuickBooks Online, Sage Accounting, Doc-It and Microsoft Office suite
  • Ability to work effectively both independently as well as part of a team
  • Strong attention to detail and a high level of accuracy
  • Highly motivated individual with a desire for growth
  • Ability to effectively manage multiple projects concurrently

All resume information is received in confidence and we thank all applicants for their interest, however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

O’Keefe Accounting Group PC CPA is a diverse and equal opportunity employer. We welcome applications from all qualified candidates. Upon request, we will accommodate accessibility needs throughout the recruitment and selection process, as applicable.

Job Type: Full-time


  • bookkeeping: 2 years (Preferred)


  • CPA (Required)