Senior Accountant

KPMG - Prince George, BC (10 months ago)

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Position Summary

Our teams of professionals help our clients' manage risk so they can focus on their core business. By intimately understanding each client’s business, we convert information into insights to uncover hidden opportunities to improve client efficiency and performance. As a Senior Accountant you will be required to apply KPMG's audit and accounting practices and methodologies at client engagements.

Role and Responsibilities

Conduct external financial statement audits and reviews for both public sector and private companies
Leadership of field engagement teams as well as coaching and mentoring junior staff members.
Perform analysis of complex accounting issues.
Perform financial and systems analysis.
Develop and maintain relationships with clients.

As an Audit professional, you will provide a service that represents a high-value mark for our firm, helping companies assess their risk as they work to ensure transparency across their operations.

At times, business needs arise and employees are required and agree to work beyond their normal work day or work week to fulfill the accountabilities required for their job. Likewise, people need time to devote to personal matters, and our approach to flexibility provides for this.

Skills & Qualifications

Excellent project management, teamwork and interpersonal skills.
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to work both independently, with little supervision and within a team environment.
Experience with ASPE, PSAS and ASNPO.
Effectively monitors multiple or complex projects regularly to check how they are progressing against deadlines and budget.
Excellent client service skills with an aptitude to understand the clients' business and maintain strong client relationships.
Dedication and motivation to achieve high standards of client service and professional in the performance of duties.
Uses previous experience and technical knowledge to the benefit of the client.
Able to use a range of techniques to analyze an issue.
Successful completion of the CFE and working towards a CPA designation.
2 - 3 years post graduate experience.

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