Junior Accountant - Canadian Tax

Smythe LLP - Vancouver, BC (12 months ago)

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Smythe LLP – Full-Time Articling Position – Direct to Tax (Vancouver)

At Smythe LLP, we believe that each staff member is an individual and that your career path is driven by your own ambition. We provide year-round coaching and mentorship and offer a diverse learning environment for motivated individuals with a positive team-based approach.

Smythe LLP is a member of Allinial Global, and is one of the largest independent mid-sized firms in Vancouver and British Columbia. We are proud to have led hundreds of students over the years to become successful accountants.

Smythe LLP welcomes candidates that are interested in the direct to tax path, available for a full-time articling position starting in October 2019 (previous experience in public practice is not required). You must have all your prerequisites complete to start the CPA program. Please note, that this path is strictly direct to tax, the successful candidate will not have the opportunity to gain audit experience.

During your articling experience with Smythe, you will:

  • Work closely with a dedicated coach to guide you in your professional development and individual career growth;
  • Accomplish the proficiency to complete compilation engagements and various tax filings for privately-held companies in a wide variety of industries, including technology, real estate, mining, hospitality, not-for-profits and more;
  • Attain the knowledge to prepare corporate, personal and other tax returns;
  • Work directly with clients to develop strong client relationships;
  • Receive comprehensive training and support towards your academic and professional success; and
  • Gain valuable skills and experiences to assist with reaching your full career potential.

At Smythe, we are committed to the development of our people. We offer ambitious people opportunities to challenge themselves and advance their career not only in a technical manner but also in business development and community support. Our culture is highly supportive and embraces diversity. Our benefits include:

  • Health and dental coverage;
  • Yearly wellness fund;
  • Three weeks paid vacation;
  • Ergonomic sit-stand workstations;
  • A kitchen that is fully stocked with gourmet coffee, healthy snacks, and fruit and veggies;
  • An active social committee that coordinates firm-wide social events. From Friday Afternoon Socials (FAS) to celebrating holidays, this group is all about bringing our people together;
  • A wellness committee that is committed to bringing employee health and wellness to the Firm by promoting and supporting physical and mental health;
  • A sustainability and community committee that focuses on coordinating initiatives that allow us to give back to our community and make the Firm more sustainable; and
  • Sports teams – from softball to soccer to dodgeball, you’re sure to find something to get involved in!

Please submit your resume, cover letter, transcript and CPA Application Form in one PDF file to Helen Lam, Human Resources Manager via our website - https://bit.ly/2lQTOyM

Please submit your completed application no later than Sunday, September 29 at 11:59 pm PST.

We thank you for your interest and application and regret that we are unable to interview all candidates.

Job Type: Full-time