• Tax Clerk (Seasonal Contract)

    Job Locations CA-ON-Ottawa
    Posted Date 1 month ago(12/18/2018 2:18 PM)
    Job ID
    # Positions
    Job Type
    Years of Experience
    Job Industry
    Accounting and Auditing Services, Business and Professional Services
  • About Us

    BDO. Because relationships matter.
    There are many world-class accounting & advisory firms. Far fewer that offer a culture so rich in professional opportunity, personal fulfillment, and long-term growth. At BDO, we understand that exceptional service to our clients begins – and ends – with exceptional regard for our people. Because at its core, our business is not about numbers or spreadsheets, dollars or pence, but about people working with, for, and in service of others. In short, because relationships matter.

    Job Description (EN)

    Position Summary


    BDO’s Financial Recovery Services (FRS) practice has established a reputation for uncompromising commitment to service, quality and results. Our financial recovery specialists provide creative, constructive, and cost-effective solutions for troubled companies and individuals. Our professionals combine their business management, analytical and insolvency skills with hands-on industry experience to ensure our clients receive consistent and personalized service.


    Our Ottawa Financial Recovery Services office has openings for seasonal Tax Clerks whose primary responsibility will be to prepare tax returns.  This will be a contracted, full-time position from mid-February until early May. Working hours for this position will be Monday to Friday with some Saturday work expected. We are seeking an individual who has demonstrated abilities to deal with confidential issues in a fast-paced environment where deadlines are critical. This individual must be adaptable to the multiple demands of the position and must be comfortable working both independently and as part of a team. Some overtime work will be required.


    Responsibilities will include:


    Primary responsibility will be preparing a large number of tax returns (prior, pre, and post) including;

    • Gathering information to prepare tax returns
    • Interacting directly with clients
    • E-filing and mailing Tax returns
    • Additional administrative functions as required


    Qualifications & Behavioral Competencies will include:


    • Previous experience preparing Tax returns is preferred
    • Proficiency with MS Office
    • Thrives in a fast paced environment
    • Strong attention to detail
    • Proven ability to handle confidential information
    • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
    • Ability to learn and adapt to new programs such as TaxPrep and CCH


    Our Vision


    One Firm engaged to make a difference through valued relationships with our people, clients and communities.



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