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As an approved CPA training office, we offer budding accountants a summer work experience where they can explore a career as a well-rounded professional who practices broadly in audit, assurance, and taxation.  The candidate would be strongly motivated by a desire to explore communities in Northern Canada for extended periods of time, from May to August 2020.

Key Areas of Focus:

  • Prepare client bookkeeping in Sage 50, including project accounting;
  • Perform audit testing and risk assessment procedures for audit engagements in accordance with PSAS and ASNFPO;
  • Collaborate and coach clients;
  • Complete review and notice to reader engagements;
  • Prepare personal and corporate tax returns;
  • Work as part of an engagement team.

Requirements:

  • Good communication (both written and verbal) skills;
  • Strong computer skills and an independent learner;
  • Able to travel for extended periods of time to rural communities;
  • Appreciates the flexibility to self-manage workloads and schedules while meeting deadlines;
  • Able to work under pressure and detail-oriented;
  • Enjoys problem-solving and collaborating in a team;
  • An individual who values community involvement and seeks continual personal growth.