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Deloitte

Senior Accountant

Location
Halifax, NS
Details
Full Time
3 days ago
Job Type:Permanent
Reference code:118622
Primary Location:Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
All Available Locations:Halifax, NS

Our Purpose

At Deloitte, we are driven to inspire and help our people, organization, communities, and country to thrive. Our Purpose is to build a better future by accelerating and expanding access to knowledge. Purpose defines who we are and gives us reason to exist as an organization.
By living our Purpose, we will make an impact that matters.
  • Be encouraged to deepen your technical skills...whatever those may be.
  • Partner with clients to solve their most complex problems
  • Experience MyFlex and an agile work environment where work is what you do not where you do it

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Are you looking for an opportunity to work in a variety of different business sectors at some of Canada's top Private companies? Look no further!

What will your typical day look like?

As a Senior Accountant in the Accounting Services Group, you will be responsible for assisting in full-cycle activities required to complete compilation and review engagements. You will identify issues and propose solutions for your clients, and will assist with tax planning strategies. You have strong problem-solving skills, are attentive to details, and are able to communicate your ideas to create results.

About the team

Deloitte's Accounting Services Group (ASG) has the feel of a small firm, but has all the advantages of being part of one of Canada's leading professional services firms. Our clients range in size and include some of Canada's top private companies. You will focus on serving privately owned clients and will have an opportunity to work with a variety of business sectors including manufacturing, agriculture, retail/service, construction, real-estate, transportation, professional services and others.

Enough about us, let's talk about you

You are someone with:
  • 3-5 years of relevant experience, preferably in public accounting or equivalent combination of relevant post-secondary education and hands-on experience
  • A very good understanding of accounting principles and tax compliance and possess advanced accounting skills
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, strong attention to detail, and ability to meet deadlines
  • Pursuing a professional accounting designation
  • Strong planning and organizational skills
  • Cross section accounting standards exposure specifically ASPE and IFRS


Our promise to our people: Deloitte is where potential comes to life.

Be yourself, and more.
We are a group of talented people who want to learn, gain experience, and develop skills. Wherever you are in your career, we want you to advance.
You shape how we make impact.
Diverse perspectives and life experiences make us better. Whoever you are and wherever you're from, we want you to feel like you belong here. We provide flexible working options to support you and how you can contribute. Be the leader you want to be.
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Some guide teams, some change culture, some build essential expertise. We offer opportunities and experiences that support your continuing growth as a leader.
Have as many careers as you want.
We are uniquely able to offer you new challenges and roles - and prepare you for them. We bring together people with unique experiences and talents, and we are the place to develop a lasting network of friends, peers, and mentors. Our TVP is about relationships - between leaders and their people, the firm and its people, peers, and within in our communities.

The next step is yours

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 who represent the full diversity of communities across Canada. This includes, but is not limited to, people with disabilities, candidates from Indigenous communities, and candidates from the Black community in support of living our values, creating a culture of Diversity Equity and Inclusion and our commitment to our AccessAbility Action Plan , Reconciliation Action Plan and the BlackNorth Initiative .
We encourage you to connect with us at accessiblecareers@deloitte.ca if you require an accommodation for the recruitment process (including alternate formats of materials, accessible meeting rooms or other accommodations). 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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