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Date Posted: Oct 11, 2021

Reference Code: 71131-en_US

Job Type: Permanent 
Primary Location: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada 
All Available Locations: Halifax; Fredericton; Moncton; Saint John 

Learn from deep subject matter experts through mentoring and on the job coaching.
Build a network of colleagues for life.
Be expected to share your ideas and to make them a reality.

Interested in joining a team that will help you develop and hone your skills, expand your network and be a key member in the growth of a firm? Check out the opportunity below!

What will your typical day look like?

You will participate in technical accounting diagnostics and developing position papers; Participate in current state findings workshops in order to understand and document key financial processes (i.e. procure to pay, financial close, reporting, etc.);  Understand and document companies’ IT architectures as well as conduct research into financial systems; Develop materials for, and participate in the delivery of workshops; Document companies’ key performance metrics as well as visualize these metrics using visualization tools; Opportunities may arise to serve clients and / or support local office teams around the country and / or internationally; Develop and lead communications relevant to our professionals and clients.

About the team

Our Assurance group is composed of Accounting Operations Advisory and Accounting and Reporting Advisory teams, which focus on providing solutions for technical accounting issues as well as enabling CFOs and their Finance teams for success. As an analyst, you would be part of both these teams to gain unique and broad experiences.

Our Accounting Operations Advisory team focuses on applying our deep knowledge of financial reporting requirements, controls and processes to the operational aspects of Finance - “How” Finance does what it needs to do and where it can enhance the value it brings to the organization.

Our Accounting & Reporting Advisory Team focuses on researching and developing accounting solutions, assisting with the adoption of new standards, as well as providing an accounting perspective for other advisory engagements.

Enough about us, let’s talk about you

You are someone with:

  • Working towards completing or finished the CPA designation
  • Who possess strong technical skills (e.g. GAAP, controls, securities and regulatory, assurance) and experience in and knowledge of IFRS, Public Sector Standards, US GAAP, ASPE, internal controls and risk
  • Who has the ability to approach engagements and requirements with a strategic perspective (options available, pros / cons of different options)
  • With strong communication and presentation skills (both written and verbal)
  • With broad advisory skillsets (capacity to help client explore issues / opportunities), problem solving skills, knowledge of project management discipline and structure

Why Deloitte?

Launch your career with The One Firm where you can make an impact that matters in a way that you never thought possible. With endless opportunities at every turn, and a culture built to support and develop our people to be the very best they can be, Deloitte is The One Firm for you to learn, grow, create, connect, and lead. We do this by making three commitments to you:

  • You will lead at every level: We grow the world’s best leaders so you can achieve the impact you seek, faster.
  • You can work your way: We give you the means to be flexible in how you need and want to work, and we have innovative spaces, arrangements and the mindset to help you be wildly successful.
  • You will feel included and inspired: We create a deep sense of belonging where you can bring your whole self to work.

The next step is yours

Sound like The One Firm. For You?

At Deloitte we are all about doing business inclusively – that starts with having diverse colleagues of all abilities!  Deloitte encourages applications from all qualified candidates that represents the full diversity of communities across Canada. This includes candidates from Indigenous communities in support of living our values and our commitments to our Reconciliation Action Plan . We encourage you to connect with us at if you require an accommodation in the recruitment process, or need this job posting in an alternative format. We’d love to hear from you!

By applying to this job you will be assessed against the Deloitte Global Talent Standards. We’ve designed these standards to provide our clients with a consistent and exceptional Deloitte experience globally.


Deloitte Canada has 30 offices with representation across most of the country. We acknowledge our offices reside on traditional, treaty and unceded territories as part of Turtle Island and is still home to many First Nations, Métis, and Inuit peoples. We are all Treaty people.

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