BDO Senior Accountant in Mississauga, 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

BDO Canada is currently looking to bring on a Senior Accountant in our Mississauga, Ontario office. The successful candidate will work within our Assurance & Accounting practice focusing on audits for a broad client base while working closely with the team. This is a full time permanent position.

Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities

  • In conjunction with and under the supervision of a Manager, the Senior Accountant is responsible for completion of all aspects of the entire audit engagement and the on-the-job training of other team members.

  • The successful candidate completes the analysis of the work related to Assurance & Accounting projects and engagements.

-Ability to prepare and complete working papers, financial statements and tax returns according to Firm and regulatory standards for clients in a variety of businesses and non-profit enterprises.

  • Build effective working relationships with client contacts, and respond effectively to client requests and suggestions related to engagement.

  • Plan and execute assurance engagement.

  • Identify process improvements for future assignments and share their knowledge and experience with other team members

  • Responding to queries and correcting errors identified by Senior Accounting Technicians, Manager, Senior Manager, Associate or Partner

  • Completion of additional ad-hoc duties or assignments as required

Professional Skills/Knowledge

  • Completion of post-secondary diploma or certificate in Accounting or Business

  • Professional designation required (CA & CMA, CGA or CPA)

  • Three or more years of relevant work experience

  • Experience within a public accounting firm

  • This role will require the ability to work extra hours from time-to-time per business requirements

Our Vision

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

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System ID: 2016-4036

Job Type (EN): Full Time

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