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Job Details

Senior Accountant

Employer

Metrix Group LLP

Date Posted

November 24, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $45,000.00 to $80,000.00 annually (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 37.5 to 50 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Dec 24, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Metrix Group LLP

Languages

English

Education

Bachelor's degree

Financial Auditor Specific Skills

  • Recommend improvements to accounting systems and management practices
  • Examine accounting records
  • Ensure accuracy and compliance to accounting standards, procedures and internal control
  • Conduct field audits of businesses to ensure compliance with provisions of the Income Tax Act, the Canadian Business Corporations Act or other statutory requirements
  • Prepare reports and audit findings

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Charterered Professional Accountant (CPA)

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

  • MS Excel
  • MS Windows
  • Internet
  • Database software
  • Accounting software
  • Quick Books
  • Simply Accounting
  • Caseware/Caseview
  • TaxPrep

Accountant Specific Skills

  • Provide financial, business and tax advice
  • Prepare financial statements and reports
  • Prepare income tax returns from accounting records
  • Examine accounting records
  • Analyze financial documents and reports

Additional Skills

Train staff

Transportation/Travel Information

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

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Attention to detail
  • Tight deadlines

Ability to Supervise

3-4 people

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Reliability
  • Organized

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Dec 24, 2021

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 Senior Accountant 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 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

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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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 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 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

Learn More
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