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We are looking for a Senior Level Accounting Professionalfor our client in Quebec, 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 conversionand 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  
  • Bilingual in English/French is an asset but not required
  • 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.   

JOB ID: 0321-3

 

Salary: >60K Based on Experience
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Onsite Quebec
Position Level: SR-MNGR

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