Accounting Professional / Bookkeeper, SR Level

By | June 14, 2021


Job Description:We are looking for a Senior Level Accounting Professional for an accounting firm in Montreal -West island (with offices in Ville St-Laurent and Vaudreuil), a firm which services clients across the province. This is a permanent opportunity, who will be working for approximately 40 hours per week. This role would require someone in-house daily, so the right candidate must be able to travel and is located within Quebec, within a reasonable distance of the office. The accounting professional we are looking for will be/have: · Professional, yet personable, in communication with internal and external clients · Strong ability to maintain professional judgment and integrity · Top level attention to detail and accountability for the work you produce, maintain and manage · Confident to work in support for multiple clients and deadlines across various industries, simultaneously · Able to analyze a situation and investigate issues in order to resolve accurately · Comfortable in a tech savvy environment and can quickly learn and understand new applications · Dedicated to business growth and passionate about cloud accounting and skilled at transitioning clients to the cloud environment · Adept at overseeing a team of skilled professionals combining both effective management and leadership skills · Effective and professional in communicating with clients and partners verbally and in writing using English and French · A supportive leader who uses strong decision-making and critical thinking skills in guiding team members and maintaining a motivated work environment · Diplomatic in providing advice and helping team members excel and learn The responsibilities in this role will be: · Full charge bookkeeping: end-to-end bookkeeping to trial balance for multiple businesses · Payroll Management for small to large sized organizations (5-100 people), includes processing and all government requirements monthly/annually · Participate/lead cloud accounting conversions and implementations · Support in preparing personal income tax returns (T1) · Use of electronic document storage/receipt management · Sales tax calculations and government remittances for GST/HST and QST · Work with English and French forms · SR management of bookkeepers and team managers (for the right candidate in the future) · Work side-by-side with owner to support team and operations (for the right candidate) Qualification that you need are: · A minimum of 5+ years accounting and bookkeeping experience, preferably within a multiple business organization (i.e. you have worked on multiple clients’ accounts at any given time) such as another accounting firm · A minimum of 2 years in a supervisory role in accounting and bookkeeping, preferably within a firm · Post-secondary education in accounting or bookkeeping (Certificate or diploma) · Experience with preparing personal income tax returns (T1) (preferred) · Knowledge / Experience with cloud accounting conversion and implementation (preferred) · Working experience with QuickBooks Online (QBO) and Sage50 · Familiarity with integrated applications for QBO · Proficiency in Microsoft Office, with advanced abilities in Excel and Outlook · Must be flexible to travel and has access to a reliable transportation Why is this a great place to work at? · Excellent growth and earning potential for the right person · Opportunity to develop higher level management skills and take on more upper management responsibilities · Family oriented business offering flexible working environment If this sounds like you and you would like to be considered, please submit your resume and cover letter. Only serious and qualified applicants will be considered. Only applicants under consideration will be contacted and will be required to complete accounting aptitude and software tests, provide proof of certification, as well as references. We look forward to hearing from you! Pay will be based on skills and experience. Please mention your ideal pay range in your application. Company Description:A bit about Find Our BookkeeperTM We are an accounting services firm that has developed a recruitment and referral services program where we work with businesses, and accounting firms, who are looking for skilled bookkeepers. We work to connect a business, or accounting firm, with a qualified, talented and driven bookkeeper that is the right fit for the business’ needs, industry and goals, and where the business is also a good fit for the bookkeeper. We are NOT a placement or employment agency. To learn more about our program and how we work with businesses and bookkeepers go to Job ID: 23111397
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