Associate, Public Accounting (Remote)

Anywhere in Canada Full-time Allows remote

Who we are

ConnectCPA LLP is not your traditional accounting firm. We are an online/virtual firm, paperless, and tech savvy.  We are growing rapidly, and are in search of a team member that meshes with our unique firm culture.    

We are a Licensed Chartered Professional Accounting (CPA) firm that operates with a startup mentality:  We experiment, we collaborate, we embrace new technologies and we have fun doing it.

We are breaking every “accounting firm” stereotype:  We dress casually, we use Slack and Zoom to communicate and we have a culture of trying new things everyday.

Find out more about us - on our WebsiteTwitter and Instagram.

 

Why us?

We’ve been there before. You are unhappy because you work in a bureaucratic culture where you are told how to dress, what hours to work and your voice is not being heard.

At ConnectCPA we want you to enjoy your career and here is how we make it happen:

  • You will be working from your home office (who doesn't love that?)
  • You will have autonomy and control over your schedule
  • We don’t track time!
  • We will provide you with a brand new laptop
  • Everyone's opinions and ideas are valued on how we can improve the firm
  • We are a young firm with an easy-going culture
  • No formalwear required
  • You'll join us on our annual team retreat, where we get to relax, hang out and improve the firm. Pictures from our last few retreats can be found HERE and HERE

 

What is the role?

Your primary responsibilities will include the following:

  • Manage client relationships all the way from onboarding to tax filings
  • Preparation of financial statements, corporate tax and sales tax returns
  • Research tax issues and draft CRA letters
  • Identify tax-planning opportunities
  • Bookkeeping and payroll from time to time

 

Required Education and Experience

  • At least 1 year experience in public practice, with a good understanding of Notice to Reader Financial Statement and Corporate Tax Return preparation
  • University Education

 

Required

  • You have excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Hyper-organized
  • Social, presentable and well spoken - we want our clients to love you!
  • You are independent, highly motivated and a self-starter
  • You are a multi-tasker and can manage multiple clients simultaneously
  • Strong work ethic
  • Tech savvy

 

Other Skills and Requirements

  • A love for technology and the ability to learn new software/apps quickly
  • An understanding of the ins and outs of how an accounting system works: Invoicing, payables, bookkeeping, tax rates, etc.
  • Strong internet connection - at least 6MBPS upload and 6MBPS download speeds

 

If you are selected for an interview, you'll be asked to submit a one-way video application 

 

We are looking for somebody talented and dynamic. We are a growing firm and the individual that is selected for this position will become a key member of our team!  Read more about the experience of working at ConnectCPA from one of our team members HERE.

Apply for this opening at http://connectcpa.recruiterbox.com/jobs/fk0f1m2?apply=true