Job Title: Senior Accountant - Multi-Disciplinary Expert
City: Vancouver
Region: British Columbia
Country: Canada
Industry: NOC 11100 – Financial auditors and accountants
Employment Type: FULL_TIME

Senior Accountant - Multi-Disciplinary Expert

Job Type

Full-time, Part-Time, Flexible Time, Commission, Contract

About Us

Join a progressive and innovative team at 100+ Accounting Inc. (https://www.100accounting.ca), a leading firm dedicated to delivering comprehensive financial services. We seek highly skilled Senior Accountants with expertise in diverse accounting domains, business consultation, and strategic planning. We invite you to apply if you are ready to contribute to a dynamic and collaborative environment.

The successful candidate will have a high level of care, demonstrated through careful attention to detail and a great sense of urgency to professionally get things done correctly and quickly, right the first time. The successful candidate shall be dedicated to the excellence of the work they will be doing and is always punctual and ready to do the required tasks. The successful candidate will possess "Effective Listening Skills" - eager to understand the other parties during communications.

Personal Attributes

The incumbents must maintain strict confidentiality in performing their duties. The incumbents must also demonstrate the following personal attributes:

  • be a good leader, at the same time and more importantly, be a good follower and listener
  • be honest and trustworthy
  • be respectful
  • possess cultural awareness and sensitivity
  • be flexible
  • demonstrate sound work ethics, professionalism, and integrity
  • always communicate with etiquette and conduct themselves professionally
  • quick learner with the ability to develop skills on their own
  • be courteous
  • be organized

Position Overview

As a Senior Accountant, you will play a pivotal role in our firm, overseeing various accounting functions and providing specialized business consultation and strategy services. Your responsibilities will span financial accounting, management accounting, business consultation, forensic accounting, and audit/review services. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record in catering to the diverse needs of corporations, small businesses, large enterprises, non-profit organizations, and international businesses. Experience with personal accounting for business owners is considered a valuable asset.

Responsibilities

  • Perform financial accounting and management accounting for diverse clients
  • Provide business consultation services, including business planning and startup/reorganization assistance
  • Conduct financial analysis and assist in the Corporation's Annual Return filing
  • Support Initial Public Offerings (IPOs) and provide CFO services as needed
  • Lead business strategy initiatives, including business valuation, estate and succession planning, and merger and acquisition consultation
  • Conduct forensic accounting, including loss assessment, expert witness services, and fraud detection
  • Oversee audit and review services, ensuring tax compliance and adherence to regulatory and corporate policies and procedures
  • Provide consultation and support for government grants, funding, SRED, and charity contributions

Qualifications

  • Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation
  • 10+ years of progressive experience in diverse accounting roles
  • Proven expertise in financial accounting, management accounting, and business consultation
  • Familiarity with small businesses, large enterprises, non-profit organizations, and international business accounting
  • Experience in business strategy, including business valuation, mergers and acquisitions consultation
  • Strong background in forensic accounting, loss assessment, and fraud detection
  • Extensive experience in audit and review services, ensuring compliance with tax regulations and corporate policies
  • Experience with personal accounting for business owners is considered a valuable asset.
  • Experience acting as CFO, controller, or other corporate managerial roles is considered an asset. Acting CFO of multiple companies simultaneously is regarded as an asset.
  • Experience with large public accounting firms is considered an asset.
  • Previous SRED application experience is regarded as an asset.
  • Previous government grant application experience is viewed as an asset. 
  • Previous Trustee experience is considered an asset
  • Prior startup experience is considered an asset.
  • Previous expert witness and forensic accounting experience is considered an asset.
  • Experience with accounting for engineers, medical doctors, pharmacists, and lawyers is considered an asset.

Skills

  • Exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication abilities
  • Proficient in accounting software and Microsoft Office Suite
  • Detail-oriented with a high level of accuracy
  • Ability to lead and collaborate with cross-functional teams
  • Outstanding organizational and time-management skills
  • Computer programming (such as Python) and machine learning experience are considered an asset
  • Audit and review engagement experience is considered an asset
  • Blockchain experience is regarded as an asset
  • Emerging technology knowledge is viewed as an asset
  • Computer programming using Python is regarded as an asset
  • Cryptocurrency accounting experience is considered an asset

Application Deadline

We have an ongoing need for this position from time to time. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews. 100+ Accounting Inc. is an equal-opportunity employer. Join us in shaping the future of financial services and positively impacting our clients' success.

How to Apply

In the first three sentences of your cover letter, please list your three top qualities (only 3) that make you the perfect candidate for this position. There are no limitations on the number of pages for your resume. However, your resume will be judged based on the principles of effective writing. Please use " Senior Accountant – Resume - Multi-Disciplinary Expert - [Your Name]" as the filename for your resume.

If you possess the qualifications and are ready to make a significant impact, please submit your resume, cover letter, and compensation expectations through our Online Career Application Form (https://www.100accounting.ca/careers/apply-here).