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Job Details

Chartered Professional Accountant, Chartered Accountant (CPA, CA)

Employer

CGL Tax

Date Posted

July 25, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Red Deer, AB
  • Earnings $30.00 to $40.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 35 to 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Aug 24, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

CGL Tax

Languages

English

Education

  • College/CEGEP
  • Accounting and Computer Science
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Accounting
  • Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
  • Accounting and Finance
  • Accounting and Related Services, Other
  • Taxation

Work Setting

  • Willing to relocate
  • Relocation costs not covered by employer
  • Office building

Tasks

  • Plan, set up and administer accounting systems
  • Train staff
  • Arrange training for staff
  • Ensure accuracy and compliance to accounting standards, procedures and internal control
  • Prepare financial information for individuals, departments or companies
  • Supervise staff
  • Prepare financial statements and reports
  • Recommend improvements to accounting systems and management practices
  • Prepare income tax returns from accounting records
  • Analyze financial documents and reports
  • Examine accounting records
  • Provide financial, business and tax advice
  • Work in a team with shared supervisory responsibilities
  • Provide clients with information
  • Prepare income tax
  • Identify clients' financial goals and objectives
  • Examine accounting systems
  • Consult and advise clients
  • Analyze clients' financial records
  • Prepare tax returns
  • Conduct sales transactions
  • Establish work priorities and ensure procedures are followed and deadlines are met

Supervision

  • 1 to 2 people
  • 3-4 people
  • Accounting and related clerks

Certificates, Licences, Memberships, and Courses 

Charterered Professional Accountant (CPA)

Computer and Technology Knowledge

  • Accounting software
  • Simply Accounting
  • Quick Books
  • Caseware/Caseview
  • Internet
  • MS Excel
  • MS Windows
  • MS Word
  • MS Office
  • MS Outlook
  • Sage Accounting Software

Area of Specialization

  • Accounting
  • Accounting and financial services
  • Financial statements

Economic Specialization

Taxation

Security and Safety

  • Bondable
  • Confidential security clearance
  • Criminal record check

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Own transportation
  • Parking paid by employer

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Tight deadlines
  • Attention to detail

Personal Suitability

  • Accurate
  • Client focus
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Initiative
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Experience

Experience an asset

Workplace information

Remote work available

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • Commission
  • Mileage paid

Long term benefits

Other benefits

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • On-site amenities
  • Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)
  • Variable or compressed work week

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes & Abilities
The Chartered Professional Accountant, Chartered Accountant (CPA, CA) is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Financial Auditors
METHODICAL

Interest in conducting field audits of businesses to ensure compliance with provisions of the Income Tax Act, Canada Business Corporations Act and other statutory requirements

innovative

Interest in co-ordinating information from financial and accounting records, documents and systems to evaluate operational procedures and financial positions of individuals, departments, companies and other establishments

directive

Interest in consulting with clients and in making recommendations to improve accounting and management practices; may supervise other auditors or professionals in charge of accounting within client's establishment

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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Abilities

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Typical ability expectations for this job
Selected abilities

Mental Abilities

General Learning Ability

Verbal Ability

Numerical Ability

Visual Abilities

Spatial Perception

Form Perception

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Physical Abilities

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Finger Dexterity

Manual Dexterity

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Interest Codes

Accountants
METHODICAL

Interest in administering accounting systems, examining financial accounts and records, preparing income tax returns from accounting records, and in maintaining internal control procedures

INNOVATIVE

Interest in co-ordinating information to develop cost finding and internal control procedures; and in analyzing financial statements and reports

DIRECTIVE

Interest in consulting with clients to provide financial, business and tax advice; may supervise articling students, other accountants and administrative technicians

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

Learn About Interests

Learn More

Abilities

Compared to my abilities

The abilities related to this job are shown along with your selected abilities.

Typical ability expectations for this job
Selected abilities

Mental Abilities

General Learning Ability

Verbal Ability

Numerical Ability

Visual Abilities

Spatial Perception

Form Perception

Clerical Perception

Physical Abilities

Motor Coordination

Finger Dexterity

Manual Dexterity

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