Junior Accountant

Padgett Business Services - North York, ON (29 days ago)

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We are currently looking for a junior accountant who will perform all bookkeeping functions to our clients that are small/medium sized businesses.

You will be acting like an external controller for clients allocated to you. Your daily functions including but not limiting to:

Perform bank reconciliations and entries;

Accounts payable, post invoices, get approval of payment list and cheque runs;

AR functions and allocate payments received, send customer statements

Prepare and process payroll and source deductions;
Prepare government slips, records of employment, annual reports, annual returns, etc;
Prepare working paper files for compilation engagements and other government filings;
Communicate with clients and CRA;
Assist clients with new company setups on Quickbooks and Sage 50 (Simply)

Prepare year-end records; File T4 and T5 income tax returns;
Complete personal income tax returns during the tax season;
Other general office duties and assisting where and when required keeping the office professional, clean, and having a smooth operation.

Preferred Knowledge & Skills:
CA, CPA or similar qualification from foreign country will be considered. Must have completed more than an Intermediate level of Financial Accounting.
Must have a minimum of three years of experience in a public accounting firm.
Able to work under minimal supervision and have excellent interpersonal skills.
Proficiency in QuickBooks, Simply Accounting, MS word & Excel
Proficient written and oral communication skills in English.
Knowledge of working paper and other compliance documentations required by CPA.
Familiarity with Caseware will be an advantage.

Who we are looking for:
Matured individual with excellent time management and customer service skills who can work independently. We will consider flexible work time to have work-life balance. For example moms who like to work while kids are in school will be considered.

Compensation and Application:
Salary dependent on skills and experience(s).
Generous vacation days in the summer, flexible work arrangements and work-life balance.
Please email your resume together with a letter not exceeding 300 words to convince us why you are the best candidate or Fax it to us at: (416) 425 0080.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent

Salary: $14.50 to $16.50 /hour


  • Bachelor's Degree (Preferred)


  • International CA or CPA (Preferred)


  • English (Required)