Senior Accountant

Accounting · Peterborough, Ontario
Department Accounting
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

We are looking for a high performing senior accountant to join our rapidly growing firm. The successful candidate will be skilled in completing the below tasks. This exciting new role comes with ample growth opportunity for the right candidate.


  • Connect with clients daily. Gathering information and answering any questions they may have
  • Verify, allocate, post and reconcile transactions
  • Produce error-free accounting reports and financial statements and present their results
  • Ensure financial records are maintained in compliance with accepted policies and procedures
  • Prepare corporate and personal tax returns and advise on tax planning opportunities
  • Analyze complex financial reports and records
  • Assist with financial and tax audits
  • Protects organization’s value by keeping information confidential
  • Correspond with CRA and government agencies as required
  • Collect and analyze financial information to recommend or develop efficient use of resources and procedures, provide strategic recommendations and maintain solutions to business and financial problems
  • Ensure compliance with relevant laws and regulations and integrity of financial data
  • Other projects as assigned

Required Skills

  • CPA Designation
  • Relationship management
  • Experience in leading client meetings
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Planning and organizing
  • Strategic thinking
  • Strong communication skills
  • Information and task monitoring
  • Problem identification and analysis
  • Judgement and problem solving
  • Teamwork

Why work for Gauvreau & Associates:


We are a firm that defines ourselves by People, Passion and Integrity.


People because we work with the greatest entrepreneurs across North America who are excited to be the best at what they do. We are also defined by People as we have an exceptional team made of up high performing individuals who are committed to growing personally as well as growing together as a team.


Passion for serving and helping our clients increase their impact and achieve financial freedom in their lives.


Integrityfor being the reliable and trusted business advisors to over 500 clients across North America, providing valued insights and advice to help them become financially successful. Our team is committed to finding the highest possible outcome for each of our individual clients.


Does People, Passion and Integrity define what you do? We’d love to hear from you.


Learn more about us, as well as see other positions posted (such as our Accounting Manager Role) at:  

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    Peterborough, Ontario
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