Position Summary 

Bateman Mackay LLP is currently recruiting a full-time Staff Accountant to join our Burlington office Team at 45096 South Service Road, Burlington, ON.

About Us

Bateman MacKay LLP is a full service mid-market Chartered Public Accounting firm, with offices in Burlington and Mississauga, Ontario.  As a professional at Bateman Mackay LLP, you will discover endless possibilities and gain invaluable exposure to different industries and business situations.  We have an outstanding team that is focused on your mentorship and long-term professional development.  Our work culture is positive, friendly and team spirited.  We work hard, but also take time to play.

At Bateman MacKay LLP team members enjoy:

  • Paid full-day Fridays off during July and August, in lieu of overtime worked during the tax season
  • Paid professional development and paid professional accounting designation association fees
  • Paid health and dental premiums
  • Compensation for bringing new clients and new team members to the Firm
  • Opportunity to participate on any of our in-house committees (Charity, Technical, Social)
  • Firm sponsored extracurricular activities and social events throughout the year
  • Free unlimited coffee, tea and healthy snacks throughout the day
  • Free parking

Education:       Bachelor’s degree in accounting or relevant subject, or College Diploma in Accounting

Experience:    1 year’s experience preferred, but not required

Job Responsibilities

  • Prepare small and private business compilation engagements (NTR), financial statements and corporate tax returns
  • Prepare journal entries as required
  • Prepare and review of working paper files and corporate tax provisions
  • Review general ledger accounts activities for reasonability in regards to the allocation of revenues and disbursements
  • Ability to prepare and review bank reconciliations
  • Preparation and review of Corporate Income Tax returns
  • Provide leadership and technical guidance on engagements
  • Developing working relationships with clients
  • Interacting with tax authorities regarding tax discrepancies and client statements of accounts
  • Thorough knowledge and understanding of business concepts and government regulations including the ability and/or prepare HST, EHT, WSIB, and Payroll returns
  • Arranging and presenting data on schedules, spreadsheets, returns, or other work reports using Excel, Caseware/Caseview
  • Familiarity with Jazz-IT and TaxPrep would be an asset
  • Experience in preparing personal tax returns and bookkeeping would also be an asset
  • Applying knowledge of tax forms, tax concepts, computer applications and other source material to prepare tax returns, projections and other data

Skills and Qualifications

  • Excellent verbal and written skills, with acute attention to detail
  • Keen interest in continued learning and professional development
  • Contribute to team success and foster a collaborative work environment
  • Proficient in MS Office, Quicken, QuickBooks, and Simply Accounting
  • Results oriented, organized, prioritizes workload and takes ownership of file
  • Ability to work under pressure and multitask, while maintaining a high level of accuracy

Other Considerations

  • Criminal Record Check is a requirement of this position
  • Credit Check is a requirement of this position
  • Must be legally qualified to work in Canada

Interested applicants may reply to:   [email protected]