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Manager, Accounting





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About the position


PKF Antares is looking for a dynamic experienced Accountant to join our Calgary Office – Accounting team. You will have the opportunity to work as a team member on diverse client
engagements as part of our national and local practice. If you are looking for an exciting opportunity to grow your career and want to work with a skilled team, then this is the role for you! PKF Antares with a head office in Calgary and branches across Canada is offering a wide range of accounting services at competitive rates to fast-growing companies in Canada. Our team provides one-stop solution on Risk Management, Corporate Finance, Assurance, Accounting, Taxation and Internal Controls advisory.


  • Verify, allocate, post, and reconcile accounts payable and receivable
  • Analyze financial information and summarize financial status
  • Review and recommend modifications to accounting systems and procedures
  • Manage/coach junior associates and bookkeepers
  • Participate in financial standards setting and in the forecast process
  • Lead preparation of tax returns T1/T2 for small and medium enterprises
  • Support month-end and year-end close process
  • Communicate with clients and government agencies
  • Develop effective working relationships
  • Participate in business development initiatives and identify new business opportunities


  • Post-secondary education in accounting, business, or another relevant field
  • Accounting certification or designation is preferred
  • Good written and verbal communication skills to interface with clients and team members
  • Genuine motivation to help clients and willingness to learn and grow the position
  • Ability to work independently, as well as part of a cross-functional team
  • Public accounting experience is a strong asset (including bookkeeping, preparation of financial statements and corporate tax returns)
  • Experience working with accounting and tax software (Quickbooks, Caseware, Profile, Xero)
  • Strong computer literacy including advanced working knowledge of Excel, Word, Outlookand PowerPoint
  • Bilingual communication skills are an asset (Russian/Turkish / Ukrainian)
  • Experience with Canadian CPA firm mandatory

What we offer

Along with being part of an experienced team with a global industry leader, we offer:

  • Competitive wages and permanent, full-time work
  • Opportunity to grow with a large global company
  • On-the-job training for effective employee development
  • Benefits
  • Volunteer Hours

Location: Unit 700, 602 12 Ave SW, Calgary, AB T2R 1J3
Job Type: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: Negotiable
How to apply: By Email