• Senior Accountant, Assurance & Accounting

    Job Locations CA-ON-Sarnia
    Posted Date 3 days ago(1/14/2019 12:47 PM)
    Job ID
    # Positions
    Job Type
    Full Time
    Years of Experience
    Job Industry
    Accounting and Auditing 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


    Our Sarnia office is currently seeking a Senior Accountant for our Audit & Assurance Group. If you excel in a challenging, dynamic environment, this is an excellent opportunity to showcase your talents.

    Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities

    • Preparation of financial statements and tax returns in accordance with Firm standards for clients in a variety of businesses and non-profit enterprises
    • Conducting audits on small to medium sized organizations in a variety of industries
    • Preparation of tax returns (T1, T2s,T3s, T4s, T5s, GST/HST)
    • Notice to readers and review engagements
    • Auditing financial statements of business clients as a team member or audit senior
    • Effective communication with our clients, government agencies and with our managers and staff
    • Keeping managers and other team members informed, on an ongoing basis of progress and significant issues
    • Providing advice and training to other staff members
    • Identify new business opportunities with existing clients
    • Participate in new business development initiatives

    Education and Professional Skills/Knowledge

    • Must hold a professional accounting designation
    • 3+ years of relevant midsize public practice experience directly related to Private Enterprise or IFRS/large audit engagements
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Comfortable with Microsoft Office Suite of products
    • Experience with CaseWare an asset

    Why Work for BDO?

    • BDO offers market leading work flexibility enabled by technology and a supportive team
    • Opportunity to develop through projects
    • BDO is the 5th largest accounting and advisory network in the world
    • At BDO we consider our people to be our most valuable asset; we offer the opportunity to grow and develop in an innovative and collaborative environment.
    • We offer an unmatched degree of flexibility to help you professionally and personally succeed
    • We provide competitive salaries, a flexible benefits package and a matching RRSP option
    • Opportunity to work with a diverse team

    Our Vision: 

    The best professional services firm in the mid-market.








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