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Date Posted: May 15, 2019

Reference Code: 44904-en_US

Job Type:  Permanent 
Primary Location: Hawkesbury, Ontario, Canada 
All Available Locations: Hawkesbury 

External Posting Description

Deloitte's Private Company Services offers the atmosphere of a small firm, combined with the advantages of being part of one of Canada's most important professional services firms. The size of our clients varies and we do business with some of Canada's largest private companies. You will provide services to private companies and have the opportunity to work in a range of business sectors, such as manufacturing, retail, real estate, professional services and others. Assignments will be carried out both for individual companies as well as for large corporate groups.

As a senior accountant, you will:

  • Prepare financial statements and document ‘Notice to Reader’ and ‘Review Engagement’ files
  • Make adjusting entries
  • Prepare tax, corporate (T2) and individual (T1) returns
  • If necessary, prepare tax reports (GST, QST)
  • Communicate with clients to identify problems
  • Make bank reconciliations and other types of accounts
  • Work with accounting software and provide support to clients
  • Perform other related tasks, as required
  • Identify business advice for clients

Your role as a senior staff member at Deloitte:

  • Identify and embrace our purpose and values,and put them into practice when executing daily tasks/activities
  • Enhance personal development skills by actively seeking opportunities for growth, sharing knowledge and experiences with others, and acting as a strong brand ambassador for the firm
  • Seek challenging opportunities across businesses and borders and take accountability for personal and team results
  • Build relationships and communicate effectively in order to positively influence peers and other stakeholders
  • Understand objectives for clients and Deloitte, align your work to objectives, and set personal priorities


External Posting Qualifications

  • College diploma (DEC) in accounting or equivalent
  • 3-5 years of relevant experience
  • Good understanding of accounting principles and basic accounting skills
  • Practical knowledge of accounting software (Acomba, Simply Accounting, Taxprep) and Excel
  • Ability to learn quickly
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving abilities, high attention to details and respect for tight deadlines
  • Solid organization and planning skills
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Solid oral and written communication skills
  • Knowledge of the agricultural sector would be an asse

Why Deloitte?

Launch your career with The One Firm where you can make a greater impact than you ever thought possible. With endless opportunities at every turn, and a culture built to support and drive our people to be the very best they can be, Deloitte is The One Firm for you to learn, grow, create, and lead.

At Deloitte, we understand that everyone, and their career goals, are different. As a firm, we help create the conditions and opportunities that will enable our people to thrive – both professionally and personally. We do this by making three commitments to our people:

  • 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 work how you want, and we have innovative spaces 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.

Apply now and let us show you how to push your career to the next level at Deloitte. The One Firm. For You.

Deloitte is an inclusive employer dedicated to building a diverse workforce.  We encourage applications from all qualified candidates and will accommodate applicants’ needs under the respective provincial human rights codes throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process. Please advise the Recruiter to ensure your accessibility needs are accommodated throughout this process.  Information received relating to accommodation will be addressed confidentially.

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted



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