Job title: Senior Accountant CPA
Job type: Direct Hire
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Professional Services
Functional Expertise: Accounting & Finance
Location: Vancouver
Job published: 2023-11-01
Job ID: 60347

Job Description


Vancouver, BC

Our Client:

Our client is a Vancouver-based firm that was formed over 65 years ago, they set a standard of excellence that is recognized across the industry.  Our clients provides services for private enterprise, First Nations organizations, or not-for-profit enterprises, a unique combination of industry leading insight and expertise in tax and accounting combined with highly thoughtful levels of personal service and attention.

This position as a Senior Accountant will assists partners and managers by providing quality service to meet clients’ goals and understanding their needs efficiently. This role is also a leadership opportunity to support junior staff in developing their professional and technical competencies in the office environment and on client sites.

What you will achieve in this role:

  • Interact directly with clients and partners on various engagements.
  • Analyze and review financial information.
  • Complete working papers and corporate tax returns for review by managers or partners.
  • Act as a senior on assurance teams to perform audit and review engagements.
  • Complete personal tax and other returns for clients.
  • Participate in tax return pools for at least one of the following T1, T3 and T4.
  • Provide leadership to First and Second Year CPA Students in the office and on client site

What you must bring to this role:

  • A minimum of 2 years of experience in public practice accounting including: compilation experience, review experience, audit experience and corporate and personal tax preparation experience.
  • BComm/BBA in Accounting or equivalent
  • CPA Designation or have written the CFE
  • Proficient in CaseWare, Tax Prep and MS Office.
  • Excellent English communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills with a talent to develop positive rapport and convey concepts and services to clients.
  • Be detailed oriented and have strong analytical skills with both numbers and concepts.
  • Strong understanding of audit, assurance and tax standards.


  • Flexibility of working in the office or at home or both
  • Pre-approved CPA route
  • Paid overtime
  • Staff meals during busy season
  • Paid vacation
  • Firm sponsored social events
  • Mentorship program
  • Extensive training and support
  • Comprehensive health coverage
  • And more!