Job title: Senior Accountant - Public Company Group
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Financial Services
Expertise: Accounting & Finance
Location: 401 Bay St, Suite 1500, Toronto, ON, M5H2Y4
Job published: 2022-09-12
Job ID: 59098

Job Description


Senior Accountant, Public Company Group

Toronto, ON

The Client:

Our Client is a leading midsize accounting and advisory firm based in Vancouver and Toronto. They provide value-added audit, tax and advisory solutions that support local businesses. They offer a full complement of professional services across every major industry sector, serving a broad range of clients, including large, publicly traded companies, emerging businesses, and owner-managed businesses.

Our Client fosters a meaningful career and the opportunity to influence tomorrow for your clients, your profession, and your community. Our professionals are encouraged to Be True to their values and ambitions, alongside shared commitment to building great relationships, great conversations and great futures.

Position Overview:

We are currently recruiting for a Senior Accountant, Public Company Practice to join our Audit and Accounting Services group in Toronto! This individual will play a key role in our Public Company audit services team.

Our Public Company Group offers an outstanding environment to continue developing your career by providing challenging and rewarding opportunities, while working in a collaborative and supportive environment. This group has extensive experience with IFRS, continuous disclosure filings and working with entities in the mining, technology and emerging industries.

What you will achieve in this role:

  • Planning and preparing audit engagements;
  • Leading engagement teams;
  • Preparing corporate income tax returns,
  • Mentoring and training staff;
  • Working under tight deadlines, delivering quality work, anticipating and resolving client issues in a timely manner;
  • Corresponding with partners, managers and clients; and
  • Other duties, as assigned.

What you must bring to this role:

  • CPA, CA or working towards a CPA designation; completion of UFE/CFE
  • Public practice experience is required
  • Experienced in Public Company Audits
  • Superior people and client service skills
  • Good written and verbal communication
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills
  • Adept organizational and time management skills, including the ability to meet deadlines

What’s in it for you?

  • Career growth opportunities
  • Competitive total compensation package including extended health care, dental, and group life insurance benefits
  • Vacation (3+ weeks/year)
  • Continuing Professional Development courses are provided to maintain your designation as well as numerous informal training and development opportunities. The Firm will also reimburse you for approved professional development fees and membership dues.
  • Secondment opportunities with Baker Tilly International to Australia and New Zealand
  • An open-door culture promoting interaction with all staff levels, including partners
  • Coffee, tea, and drinks throughout the year
  • Overtime meals
  • A monthly subsidy towards membership in a fitness centre
  • A smart casual dress code (client/day specific)
  • Client referral, employee referral, and vehicle purchase incentives
  • Many entertaining social events throughout the year

Only Qualified Candidates will be contacted