BDO Intermediate A&A Accountant - Chinese Practice in Markham, Ontario

BDO. Because relationships matter.

There are many world-class accounting firms. Far fewer that offer a culture so rich in professional opportunity, personal fulfillment, and long-term growth. At BDO, we understand that exceptional service to our clients begins – and ends – with exceptional regard for our people. Because at its core, our business is not about numbers or spreadsheets, dollars or pence, but about people working with, for, and in service of others. In short, because relationships matter.

Position Summary

In conjunction with the manager and other team members, the Intermediate Accountant will complete accounting work on Assurance & Accounting projects. The candidate will continue to learn the basics of the profession while carrying out projects and assignments under the direct supervision of the Manager or more experienced accountants.

Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities

  • Second level Staff Accountant responsible for carrying out work on Assurance & Accounting assignments and projects.

  • Assurance & Accounting projects may include statutory audits, preparation of statutory accounts, company secretarial work, due diligence, capital raising and tax returns. May also attest to the accuracy of reporting within the context of the proper functioning of capital markets and regulatory bodies.

  • Applies relevant technical proficiency and knowledge acquired through assigned work, self study, participation in courses, study of current technical reports and information.

  • Builds effective working relationships with operational client contacts; responds effectively to client requests and suggestions related to an assignment.

  • Shares knowledge and experience with peers.

  • Office needs may dictate additional related duties as required.

Education and Professional Skills/Knowledge

  • Pursuing a CPA,CA designation.

  • More than one year of professional experience in a public accounting firm.

  • Caseware and Tax Prep software experience an asset.

  • Must be professionally fluent in both English and Mandarin languages (verbal and written)

Our Vision

One Firm engaged to make a difference through valued relationships with our people, clients and communities.


System ID: 2016-4030

Job Type (EN): Full Time

Job Industry (Choose up to 3 industries) (EN): Accounting and Auditing Services