DIFFERENT BY DESIGN
At MNP we pride ourselves on being different it’s our entrepreneurial drive that sets us apart. It’s the same drive that’s helped us become Canada’s fastest growing national firm.
We foster collaboration, value your ideas, promote based on talent, live balanced lifestyles and make time for FUN. We are one firm, one team, collaborating to support you wherever you want to take your career.
Join the momentum. We are seeking an Accounting Technician for our growing Assurance and Accounting - Professionals team.
Positioning professionals for success, MNP is a leading national accounting, tax, and business consulting firm to this diverse group that includes dentists, lawyers, optometrists, pharmacists, physicians and veterinarians.
Our Professional services team provides clients with the industry insight and support they need to effectively manage their operations and grow their bottom line.
We are committed to helping our clients realize their goals, whether they want to own their own practice, increase profitability of their existing business or develop a retirement plan.
YOUR ROLE MNP
Develop and apply knowledge of the Canadian Income Tax Act and related legislation
Collaborate with client engagement team prior to commencement of client work to discuss roles and responsibilities, risk areas and deadlines
Set-up files for new clients
Compute taxes owed and prepare tax returns ensuring compliance with government standards for various types of entities;
prepare T1s, T2s and T3s
Prepare journal entries and provide bookkeeping services, as required by clients
Review legal documents such as articles of incorporation, purchase agreements and amalgamation agreements and advise clients and engagement managers and partners appropriately
Calculate and review share capital
Correspond with clients and various government agencies to address client tax compliance issues
Prepare correspondence, technical reports, client summaries and presentations outlining findings, facts and highlights resulting from the client engagement
Raise identified client issues that need to be addressed with managers and engagement partners
Liaise and correspond professional with clients, colleagues and the firm leadership team
Develop a thorough understanding of MNP’s services, businesses and industry through experiential learning with clients
Attend internal MNP courses to further develop your accounting and tax knowledge
Contribute to the development of new ideas and approaches to improve work processes while effectively using MNP internal programs and systems
Completion of a post-secondary degree or certificate in accounting or 1 to 2 years of related experience
Experience in an accounting, customer service and / or client service environment is preferred
Previous exposure to financial statements, tax returns and payroll is considered an asset
Experience working with or exposure to accounting and tax software such as Taxprep; knowledge of CaseWare; Quickbooks;
Cloud accounting is considered an asset
Strong computer literacy including effective working skills of Microsoft Excel
This role is not in the CPA Pre-approved Program Path.
Enrollment in the CPA Program is not required.
Core Competencies and Personal Characteristics
Integrity professional whose honesty, integrity, confidentiality and high ethical standards contributes to effective leadership and optimal business relationships
Energy displays enthusiasm, optimism, drive and passion while maintaining a high level of productivity and a balanced lifestyle
Diversity understands the importance of different backgrounds, perspectives and experiences and is respectful of individual differences
Communication effectively expresses ideas and conveys information in business writing, conversations and interactions with others
Client Service Excellence understands the importance of quality client service by being courteous, responding to client requests in a timely manner and monitoring satisfaction
Teamwork & Relationship Development works collaboratively with team members in order to achieve a common goal and develops, maintains and strengthens relationships with others, both inside and outside the Firm
Accountability takes responsibility for one’s own performance by setting clear goals and tracking progress against those goals;
is highly organized and uses personal judgement and decision making
Flexibility effectively manages multiple assignments, adapts to changing priorities and is able to work independently or as part of a team
YOUR REWARDS MNP
More than a paycheque, MNP delivers. You’ll be empowered to share your ideas, take on new challenges and advance your career.
Join a diverse firm committed to maintaining its unique culture and fostering a balanced lifestyle. MNP offers benefits that allow you to thrive at work and outside the office! You can expect : generous paid time off including 4 personal days, firm sponsored FUN social events, a group pension plan with 4% matching contribution, client and team member referral bonuses, a wellness subsidy, health and dental benefits, work-life flexibility, exclusive access to a variety of perks and discounts, professional development assistance, learning opportunities through MNP University, a flexible dress for your day environment and more!