Venor is proud to partner with our client, Bruce & Monahan Chartered Professional Accountants, in their search for a Senior Staff Accountant. Bruce & Monahan Chartered Professional Accountants is an established and well-respected Halifax-based boutique public accounting firm offering accounting, tax and business advisory services to a variety of Atlantic Canada’s most reputable private companies. The firm’s relationship-focused approach works to intimately understand and strategically advise clients with personalized, partner-level service.
As a Senior Staff Accountant, you will work collaboratively with team members and partners to support the firm in achieving strategic objectives. Your key responsibilities will include but are not limited to review engagements, preparation of corporate and personal trust tax returns and compilation engagements, conducting complex accounting research, client accounting, enquiry of management, and attendance of client meetings.
The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor of Commerce or BBA in Accounting, along with and a minimum of three years experience as an accountant in a public accounting environment. Additionally, you will have a proven track record of utilizing CaseWare and professional tax software. The Senor Staff Accoutnant will take a proactive and detail-oriented problem solving apporach and demonstrate their strong financial and analytical comprehension, exceptional time management and prioritization skills. The Senior Staff accountant will manage a variety complex client files as they will prepare year end compilation engagements, review engagments and financial statements as well as corporate and personal tax returns. The Senior Staff accountant will effectively communicate and display their interpersonal skills across a collaborative team and engaged client base. A CPA designation, or an interest in completing a CPA designation is considered an asset, although work experience, accounting skill sets and abilities gained from working in the public accounting are exceptionally valuable.
Bruce and Monahan offer a competitive salary and bonus incentives, a desirable benefits package, and a team-oriented, family-friendly work environment that values the contributions of every employee with a true focus on providing a healthy work/life balance. The successful candidate will have an opportunity to engage in an exceptional learning environment with staff with years of industry experience in senior roles.
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