Accounting Technician
in Dartmouth, NS

Dartmouth, NS
Full-time - Permanent
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Competition Number: 17110

Are you a new, or soon to be, accounting graduate looking to apply your learned skills to a hands-on role with a driven, professional, and experienced team? Our public accounting firm client in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia is seeking an Accounting Technician to join their reputable and extensive network of professionals on permanent, full-time basis.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Client bookkeeping
  • Month-end statements
  • Bank reconciliations
  • General ledger entries
  • Compilations
  • Financial review
  • Audit support
  • Personal and corporate tax returns


  • Bachelor's degree in commerce (accounting major) and working towards the prerequisites for admission into the Chartered Professional Accountants (CPA) Professional Education Program (PEP)
  • 6 months+ hands-on experience from a credible work term or internship is ideal
  • Proficient in accounting software programs with the ability to learn new systems efficiently
  • Strong MS Excel proficiency
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to foster strong client relationships
  • Self-starter work ethic with the desire to take on support work and help out wherever needed
  • Ability to efficiently manage workloads and tasks to meet set deadlines
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail

If interested in this opportunity, please apply online by clicking the ?Apply Now? button.

If this opportunity isn't quite a match to your career interests, our Consultant managing this opportunity, Natalie Clothier [email protected], would welcome a conversation about your career interests and the local job market.

Accountant Staffing is Atlantic Canada's only specialist recruitment firm focusing exclusively on the placement of accounting and finance professionals. Organizations use the services of Accountant Staffing to fill a variety of roles from Junior Accountant to Chief Financial Officer. For more information about Accountant Staffing or to view additional positions, please visit our website at

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About Accountant Staffing

A little bit about us

Accountant Staffing is the only specialist recruitment firm in Atlantic Canada focusing on accounting and finance positions. We assist Nova Scotian employers with junior to senior level and temporary or permanent staffing requirements. So whatever your staffing requirements from Junior Accounting Clerk to CFO — we are here to help.

Established in 2002, Accountant Staffing is based in Halifax, Nova Scotia and offers recruitment services throughout Nova Scotia. Our Consultants have current knowledge in every aspect of the accounting market in Nova Scotia and have developed relationships with accounting professionals throughout our province and beyond.

Our business is people. We listen carefully to employers and candidates to understand their needs so that we can match the skills, experience and goals of our candidates with the exact requirements of the employer. It's all about "fit".

What types of roles do we fill?

We focus on junior, intermediate and senior level accounting positions throughout Nova Scotia. Examples of roles we recruit for include (but are not limited to):

SENIOR: CFO, VP Finance, Director of Finance, Controller, Accounting Manager, Assistant Controller, Senior level Accountant, Internal Auditor, Financial Analyst and Budget Analyst, Financial Reporting Officer

INTERMEDIATE: General Accountant, Property Accountant, Bookkeeper, Office Manager, Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable Supervisor, Payroll Specialist, Part-time Bookkeeper

JUNIOR: Accounting Clerks, Accounting Technician, Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable Specialist, Payroll Clerk, Tax Clerk, Data Entry Clerk

Check out our sister company Administrative Staffing for other opportunities.

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