Staff Accountant London Ontario

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  • Part Time
  • Post Date: February 28, 2015
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Job Description

MJ Accounting in downtown London Ontario. Our client is seeking a Part-time Accountant.

Responsibilities: _
– Maintaining clients’ books of accounts, reconciliations, including journal entries, and financial packages
– Preparing client files and working papers
– Drafting financial statements for compilation engagements
– Preparing corporate and personal tax returns
– Calculating and preparing payroll, GST/HST and other government remittances
– Preparing T4’s and T5’s
– Preparing client correspondence (i.e. emails, letters and memos)
– Assisting with other administrative functions as required

Requirements: _
_- Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, Powerpoint and Outlook
– Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
– Strong attention to detail, accuracy, analytical and investigative skills
– Strong organizational and time management skills to effectively prioritize and meet deadlines
– Ability to work overtime during peak work seasons
– Proven team player with ability to work in a fast paced, deadline driven environment

_– Minimum of 2 + years of related experience in an office environment, preferably in an accounting role
– Formal education in accounting or business and bookkeeping experience is mandatory. An accounting designation is not necessary but preferred
– Knowledge of Quickbooks and TaxPrep is a definite asset, although not necessarily a requirement

While we thank all applicants, only those suitable will be contacted for an interview.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $40,000.00 /year


  • Accounting: 2 years (Required)
  • general ledger: 2 years (Required)

Job Duties:

  • Preparing financial statements (e.g. balance sheet, P&L, statement of cash flows)
  • Tax preparation
  • Processing expense reports
  • Payroll
  • Presenting reports and budgets to upper management
  • Conducting quarterly reviews and Monitoring company accounts
  • Accounts payable
  • Accounts receivable