Intermediate Staff Accountant - Tax

Durward Jones Barkwell & Company LLP - St. Catharines, ON (30+ days ago)

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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 St. Catharines office has an immediate opening for a full-time Intermediate Staff Accountant - Tax.

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

Compliance review of personal and corporate tax returns
Implementing tax engagements, meeting the firm’s quality and quantity standards
Providing technical expertise as an internal resource to staff who need tax support on their client files or on specific questions from their clients
Researching and interpreting tax legislation
Preparing tax plans, returns and compliance related reports
Preparing client correspondence including reports, discussion of technical issues and recommendations
Assistance to other offices of the Firm as required

The successful candidate will have:
Two (2) years of experience in public accounting
Understanding of and work experience with Canadian Income Taxation is an asset
Current enrollment in the CPA writing process with planned completion in 2019 or 2020
Intention or willingness to enroll, or currently enrolled in the CICA In-Depth Tax Course
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.