Millards Simcoe Is Growing Our Team

Millards Simcoe is seeking an experienced Staff Accountant and a Senior Staff Accountant. The incumbent must be able to work within a confidential environment, be flexible and adaptable to multiple requirements of the role and have an ability to work independently and within a team environment. Local travel may require access to a vehicle for travel to client locations.

Why Millards

Millards Chartered Accountants is a full-service accounting firm that provides services in the following areas; Personal, Corporate, Taxation, Valuation, and Technology.

Our Team is a group of dedicated individuals who are always ready to assist their clients and the communities in which they live. Friendly, knowledgeable and reliable, our clients can count on Millards for effective and experience-driven expertise.

We offer a competitive salary, training opportunities, group benefits and a pension plan and are looking for a:

Staff Accountant

Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities

  • Involvement with work related to engagement assignments, specifically compilations, in addition to personal and corporate tax returns.
  • Perform bookkeeping activities based on client data.
  • Knowledge of payroll requirements.
  • Preparation and completion of working papers, financial statements and tax returns for compilation engagements according to Firm and regulatory standards for clients in a variety of businesses.
  • Ensuring that all significant engagement matters are documented and brought to the attention of the Partner or Manager, as well as keeping them informed of the progress of the engagement.
  • Coordination, and follow-up with the appropriate government agencies as required, of tax assignments including preparation of tax returns (T1, T2s, T4s, T5s, HST), and coordination with the tax department to ensure queries are cleared and deadlines are met.

Education and Professional Skills/Knowledge

  • Post-secondary diploma or certificate in Accounting or Business.
  • Previous experience with accounting programs including Caseware.
  • Previous experience with Quickbooks or Simply Accounting.
  • Previous experience with TaxPrep or a similar tax program.
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks and deadlines.
  • Outstanding client/customer service skills.
  • Solid knowledge and understanding of required government taxes (including payroll)

Senior Staff Accountant

Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities

  • Involvement with work related to engagement assignments, including audit, review, and compilation, in addition to personal and corporate tax returns.
  • Providing assistance with audit fieldwork as assigned.
  • Preparation and completion of working papers, financial statements and tax returns for compilation and review engagements according to Firm and regulatory standards for clients in a variety of businesses.
  • Ensuring that all significant engagement matters are documented and brought to the attention of the Partner, as well as keeping them informed of the progress of the engagement.
  • Coordination, and follow-up with the appropriate government agencies as required, of tax assignments including preparation of tax returns (T1, T2s, T3s, T4s, T5s, HST), and coordination with the tax department to ensure queries are cleared and deadlines are met.

Education and Professional Skills/Knowledge

  • Post-secondary diploma in Accounting or Business.
  • Must have successfully passed the CFE and be registered with CPAO
  • Previous experience with accounting programs including Caseware, Caseview.
  • Previous experience with TaxPrep or a similar tax program.
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks and deadlines.
  • Outstanding client/customer service skills.
  • Solid knowledge and understanding of required government taxes (payroll, consumer, and other business).

When requested, Millards will do their utmost to accommodate people with disabilities in order to support their full participation in the recruitment process.

We thank all candidates who apply, however, only those selected for a personal interview will be contacted. No phone calls and/or agencies, please. Candidates may be subject to background inquiries.

By applying to this position you are confirming you possess either a Canadian citizenship, permanent resident status or a work permit.

If you are motivated by working in a fast-paced, professional environment, can work independently or as part of a team, are well organized and have excellent interpersonal skills, please complete the application form below and upload your resume.

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