Senior Accountant

MNP LLP - Mount Pearl, NL (30+ days ago)

Apply Now

At MNP we pride ourselves on being different – it’s our entrepreneurial drive that sets us apart. It’s the same drive that’s helped us become Canada’s fastest growing national firm. We foster collaboration, value your ideas, promote based on talent, live balanced lifestyles and make time for FUN. We are one firm, one team, collaborating to support you wherever you want to take your career.

Join the momentum. We are currently seeking a Senior Accountant for our growing Assurance and Accounting team in our St. John's office. Delivering quality in everything we do, MNP is a leading national accounting, tax and business consulting firm in Canada. Our Assurance and Accounting team is committed to providing meaningful and reliable financial information that ensures our clients are always well protected and positioned.

Performance Expectations

  • Conduct compilation, review, audit, bookkeeping and tax engagements
  • Prepare financial statements and corresponding notes
  • Prepare personal and corporate tax returns (and other tax compliance slips) ensuring compliance with government standards
  • Apply knowledge of Accounting Standards for Private Enterprise (ASPE)
  • Respond to client questions and queries
  • Update manager or engagement partner on the progress of engagements
  • Complete bank and other account reconciliations
  • Collaborate with client engagement team prior to commencement of client work to discuss roles and responsibilities, risk areas, materiality and deadlines
  • Set-up files for new clients and newly incorporated businesses
  • Work with accounting software and provide support to clients
  • Develop and maintain relationships with client management
  • Develop a thorough understanding of MNP’s services, businesses and industry
  • Contribute to the development of new ideas and approaches to improve work processes
  • Raise awareness of MNP at community events
  • Lead engagement teams while coaching and mentoring junior team members
  • Attend internal MNP courses to further develop accounting and assurance knowledge


  • Working toward or completion of a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation considered an asset,
  • Two (2) to four (4) years of relevant work experience in public accounting
  • Solid understanding of business, accounting, management and practice development principles
  • Experience working with accounting and tax software such as Caseware, Quickbooks and Simply Accounting
  • Strong computer literacy including effective working skills of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint



  • Vision care
  • Disability insurance
  • Dental care
  • Life insurance
  • Extended health care
  • On-site parking
  • Vacation & paid time off
  • Wellness programs
  • Employee assistance programs

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


  • accounting: 3 years (Preferred)

Work remotely:

  • No