Senior Accountant (St. Catharines)


Position: Senior Accountant

Job Type: Full time, Permanent

Job Starts Date: As soon as possible

Wage: $50,000- $54,000, based on experience 

Job Location: St. Catharines

Company Description

SMR Accounting professional Corportion provides services including accounting, tax, bookkeeping, advisory, mergers & acquisitions, business due diligence & valuation in the Niagara Region and GTA. We are seeking an employee to join our team at our busy St. Catharines office. The ideal candidate will be comfortable in a high-volume role requiring a high level of attention to detail and have strong proficiency with computers with the ability to quickly learn.


Job Responsibilities
  • Monthly full cycle bookkeeping for multiple clients

  • Post journal entries to reconcile accounts

  • Performing month-end, quarter-end, and year-end closing

  • Filing HST and WSIB and managing deadlines for assigned clients

  • Compile and analyze accounting information to prepare financial reports

  • Generate year-end trial balance and complete corporate year-end in CaseWare

  • Prepare corporate and personal tax returns (T1& T2)

  • Additional tasks assigned as required

  • Willingness and ability to learn in fast paced environment

  • Administrative tasks included but not limited to responding to client emails and phone calls in a professional and timely manner, maintaining files, managing the reception when needed

  • Excellent time management skills and ability to learn in a fast-paced environment

  • Must have QuickBooks experience of min 2 years (Required)

  • Bookkeeping experience of min 2 years (Required)

  • Nice to have a working knowledge of Cantax income tax preparation software

  • Advanced knowledge of Excel