Senior Accountant

Are you ready for the next step in your accounting career?

You should know that Miller Bernstein is different from the large, national firms.

We differentiate ourselves with better communication, personalized relations and in-depth understanding of clients’ business needs.

Miller Bernstein is large enough to have clients from almost every sector of the economy. At the same time, we are small enough that our professionals work day-to-day with partners and clients on their most pressing business needs.

We believe that our skill and expertise are based on our people. As a small, broad-based firm, we invest in our employees and regard them as our best assets.

Members of the Miller Bernstein professional team enjoy a committed, interesting environment where they can apply their existing skills and learn new ones, with support from mentors who care.

The Position

Perform, from cradle to grave, procedures in relation to audit, review and compilation engagements including:

  • Budgeting for the job
  • Meeting with other staff assigned to the file prior to starting the engagement to ensure  they understand the scope of the engagement
  • Monitoring progress of work being completed on the files
  • Preparation of working paper files, financial statements and corporate tax returns
  • Completion of personal, trust and partnership tax returns and planning
  • Maintain the communication/ contact with the clients

The Candidate

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • 3 years experience, preferably in a small or mid-sized public accounting firm
  • Minimum 1 year of experience as a senior on engagements
  • University degree coupled with the completion of a CPA, CA designation
  • Experience with Accounting Standards for Private Enterprises (“ASPE”)
  • Proficiency in MS Office applications, Taxprep, Caseware and Caseview
  • Able to manage a high volume of work flow
  • Strong planning and organizational skills; solid verbal and written communication skills; excellent presentation skills
  • Able to manage accounts from start to completion including consulting directly with clients
  • Able to thrive in a fast paced environment while still maintaining a high level of accuracy and attention to detail