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Manager - Public Accounting Firm - 18610

Coquitlam, BC | Work from home flexibility

Posted: 04/05/2024 Category: Accounting/Finance Job Number: 18610 Pay Rate: $100,000 to $135,000

Job Description

Our client, unlike traditional accounting firms, serves as business partners, trusted advisors, and industry role models. This well-established firm is growing and looking for a Manager to join their team of dynamic and inclusive highly experienced professionals, delivering top-tier solutions to privately-owned clients.

As a Manager- Public Accounting firm you will play a pivotal role in our client-facing leadership team, collaborating closely with managers and associates to implement effective accounting, tax, and business planning strategies for our clients.

  • Leading client engagements to ensure they are completed on time and within budget, consistently meeting our high-quality standards and leaving clients highly satisfied.
  • Managing files, involves setting project budgets, strategizing project activities, tracking staff progress, and conducting comprehensive reviews to ensure accuracy.
  • Solving dynamic accounting and tax challenges.
  • Mentoring and overseeing your team's growth.
  • Serving as the day-to-day client relationship manager.
  • Reviewing financial statements and corresponding tax returns for select clients.
  • Preparing submissions for CRA.
  • Supporting our organization's marketing efforts to both existing and potential clients, as needed.

The successful candidate has:
  • CPA designation
  • Proficiency in ASPE, ASNPO, generally accepted auditing standards, and common audit procedures and techniques
  • Strong research and analytical skills related to financial statements and audit-related issues.
  • The ability to provide clear and concise accounting insights, even on complex issues.
  • Familiarity with the challenges faced by small-to-medium-sized businesses.
  • An independent, highly motivated, and self-starting mindset.
  • Exceptional multitasking abilities for managing multiple clients simultaneously.
  • A talent for building effective relationships – ensuring clients and direct reports appreciate your contributions.

Compensation and Benefits:
  • The discussed salary range is $100,000-$135,000 depending on experience.
  • We are open to considering candidates with additional experience and higher compensation expectations.
  • Comprehensive benefits package.
  • Additional perks
Only candidates already eligible to work in Canada will be reviewed. Only qualified candidates will be contacted.


Meet Your Recruiter


Cam Macmillan
Managing Director & Co-Founder
Recruiting Specialty: Executive Search & Operations

Cam is passionate about developing world-class teams. That is what he has done as Managing Director and Co-Founder at The Headhunters, and that is what he helps others to do. Cam's clients—a range of Fortune 500 through to owner-managed companies—know him as a strong leader, someone with an extensive network of top talent who delivers on his promises.

Throughout his far-reaching career, Cam has managed manufacturing teams in North America, retail crews, government teams with an international scope, and professional services organizations in Western Canada. Because he understands that great enterprises are made up of people who strive to reach their own full potential every day, his mission is to inspire people to achieve excellence. As an expression of that commitment, Cam sits on the board for the ThresholdImpact Venture Mentoring Service at the University of Alberta and actively mentors entrepreneurs inspired by those who came before him.

Cam is active in the entrepreneurial community throughout Western Canada and has been a member of the Entrepreneurs’ Organization in Vancouver. He is passionate about giving back, and in-line with this value he co-founded ClubNeed, an organization focused on creating unique adventure travel experiences while giving back to communities in Central America. He also volunteers with the Northern Alberta YMCA. Cam is the proud father of three, and is an active cyclist, runner and skier. He has completed a number of marathons, Gran Fondos and triathlons, including Ironman Florida.

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