Staff Accountant

Location: Thunder Bay

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: Commensurate with experience

This is a great opportunity for a self-motivated individual to work for a rapidly expanding accounting firm. The successful applicant will have excellent communication and organizational skills and enjoy keeping our clients organized and informed regarding their accounting records.

Your primary responsibilities will include:

  • General bookkeeping using Simply Accounting software
  • Preparation of payroll including associated government remittances 
  • Preparation of year end working paper file and financial statements
  • Tax compliance and business advisory services
  • Client financial and management accounting
  • Client liaison and interaction

To be successful in this role you will be able to work to strict deadlines and enjoy contributing to a fun, professional working environment. You will take ownership of this role and will be passionate about teamwork and about creating a pleasant corporate culture.  You must be extremely comfortable and confident working with the latest information technology.  Many of our services are provided in a paperless environment with a high dependency on computers, software and the internet.  Excellent skills with common computer applications such as spreadsheets, word processing, web-browsers and email are essential.

A minimum of three years experience in a similar role and with using Simply Accounting is essential.  Experience with Caseware Working Papers software would be a benefit.

If you believe you are the right person for this position, attach your resume and hand-written cover letter to an email and send it to "employment@lcpsca.com".  Be certain to include your salary expectations in the email.