Senior Accountant

Author: Andrea Brace, CPA |

Permanent – Full Time

Andrea Brace, CPA is a Public Accounting Firm that is growing and is looking for a Senior Accountant to join our team and grow with the company.

To be successful as a senior accountant with the firm, you should be client oriented and have good interpersonal and social skills and an ability to teach and be teachable. A high-performing senior accountant should also be excellent with the use of accounting software and MS Office Suite, especially Excel. We are looking for an individual who is detail-oriented, highly organized, self-motivated, a team player who can work with little to no supervision and perform under pressure to meet tight deadlines.

You must have a solid practical knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and robust financial analysis skills. You must have accounting experience including year-end file preparation, corporate and personal tax returns, payroll, GST and other government reports.

Senior Accountant Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and review Compilation engagements including financial statements and tax returns
  • Perform bookkeeping for clients including payroll, payables, receivables, and government compliance (GST, PST, Worksafe BC) etc.
  • Complete bank and other account reconciliations
  • Personal tax return preparation
  • Work closely with clients and provide them with solutions and advise


  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance
  • CPA designation or working towards a CPA designation
  • At least 3 years’ experience in public accounting
  • Practical knowledge of tax laws and GAAP
  • Experience with Sage 50, QuickBooks Online, and other accounting software
  • Experience with CaseWare, iFirm, TaxPrep


  • Flexible hours
  • Casual atmosphere
  • Room to grow with the Firm
  • Competitive salary

If this sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you. Please upload your resume and cover letter below.