Senior Accountant

Senior Accountant

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Winnipeg, Manitoba

Accounting & Finance




If you are a talented and experienced Senior Accountant, Aplin has partnered with a Winnipeg-based company in search of a Senior Preparer to join their dynamic team of professionals whose reason for being is to help their clients and team be successful. They provide a unique experience for both the clients and team members. Local and well-known firm serving small- to medium-size businesses through six registered businesses. With many long-term employees, this company provides opportunities for growth along with caring and supporting their internal team.

Perks & Benefits:
  • Flexible work environments 
  • Benefits package
  • 3 weeks’ minimum vacation from the start
  • Competitive Salary
  • Understanding more complex tax issues to deal with planning
  • Understanding complex corporate tax issues, ex: Manufacturing and processing and Apprenticeship Tax Credits
  • Scientific Research and Experimental Development for large corporations
  • Preparation of the most difficult personal tax returns we have in the office
  • Training lower-level team members in review engagements and NTR's
  • Senior preparer on all large audit clients with responsibility for training and managing lower-level students
  • Attending planning meetings prior to all engagements and helping with planning.  Assess internal controls, identify weaknesses, and prepare in depth management reporting letter that helps clients address the issues
  • Client interaction: attend lunch meetings, attend all draft financial statement meetings and be able to answer the majority of tax planning related issues if contacted
  • Tax planning; bonuses, dividends, covering shareholder loans, evaluation of options
  • Research and improve knowledge
  • Keep notes on progression of improvement, i.e.: aim to reduce repetitive queries
  • Develop professional communication skills (written and oral)
  • University degree or college diploma in accounting or business administration
  • Currently enrolled in CPA designation (being completed in 1-2 years)
  • Completion of CFE (or within next year)
  • Working knowledge of CaseWare and Profile and QuickBooks
  • Ability to multi-task and work under deadlines
  • Well-rounded communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to work independently but with a team-minded attitude

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