BOOKKEEPER

Job description

Do you love bookkeeping and would like to continue or develop a career as a professional bookkeeper?

Join a growing accounting firm with an energized small team of people focused on caring for the needs of small businesses in this flexible work-from-home position.

What you will gain in this position:

Exposure to a wide range of accounting functions

Flex hours and flexible work arrangements to be able to work remotely and/or in the office (if local)

Paid sick days and paid professional development assistance

Health and dental benefits

Learn about current accounting applications used by small businesses

Gain an understanding of a variety of small businesses and work directly with clients

Work on obtaining advanced certification in Quickbooks Online

Assistance in obtaining Certified Professional Bookkeeper (CPB) certification

Work with a caring mentor possessing a wealth of experience

Advance with opportunities available in this growing accounting practice

Requirements:

Preference given for possessing one to two years Quickbooks Online skills in an office administration environment

Must have a sound foundation in basic generally accepted accounting principles including an understanding of the chart of accounts, definitions of assets, liabilities, equity, revenue, and expenses, journal entries and accrual-based accounting

Candidates would ideally have completed a bookkeeping certificate or accounting program at a recognized post-secondary institution

One to two years prior experience with bank reconciliations, payroll, source deductions, WSIB, HST filing, ROEs and T4 filing

Superior verbal and written communication skills. Prior experience dealing with clients/customers is preferred

Ability to learn new software applications quickly

Ability to self-schedule, document processes, and always be looking for more efficient ways to accomplish goals

Ability to apply reasoning, decision making and judgement calls

A caring, positive attitude

Please post a resume and cover letter.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $23.00-$25.00 per hour

COVID-19 considerations:

Masks are worn in close settings at in-person meetings.