Location Toronto

Field Accounting

Category Full-time Permanent

Type Hybrid

Posted August 26, 2022

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Bookkeeper/Cloud Bookkeeper

Location Toronto

Field Accounting

Category Full-time Permanent

Type Hybrid

Posted August 26, 2022

A Firm for Entrepreneurs

Welch LLP is ideal for professionals with an entrepreneurial spirit.  Welch offers its employees invaluable prospects: possibility for growth and advancement; variety to explore different career paths; opportunity to specialize and deepen skills; and flexibility of work-life balance to enjoy family and personal interests.

Grounded in a values-led culture (care, impact, empower), Welch is focused on creating a diverse and inclusive environment, nurturing women in leadership, and supporting its surrounding communities.  At Welch, we know our employees are our number one asset.  It is our people that enables Welch LLP to be a firm like no other.

National Firm expertise, with the value and service of a small firm

Established in 1918, Welch evolved from a single office to the largest locally-owned and operated firm in the region. With 12 offices and over 300 people across Ontario and Western Quebec, Welch LLP has deeps roots in the communities it serves.  Welch ranks as the 14th largest accounting firm in Canada and continues to grow.

Headquartered in Ottawa, the key to Welch’s success is continually evolving to meet the needs of its employees, clients and the marketplace.  With a full suite of professional services, ranging from traditional assurance to expert business advisory, our clients respect and value the firm’s expertise and commitment to exceptional service. Welch’s clientele is as varied as the economic landscape, ranging from start-ups to large, multi-divisional privately-held companies, not-for- profit organizations and public sector entities.

About the Opportunity

As a member of our new cutting-edge business line, Elevate by Welch, you will work with best of class accounting tools to deliver exceptional work for a portfolio of your own clients. You will be quarterbacked by a team of CPAs and will help your clients understand their financials with advanced tools for cash flow analysis, KPIs, dashboards, and futuristic reporting.

Elevate by Welch is a high-tech, high-touch accounting practice. We serve local start-ups and businesses with an emphasis. We use tools like Quickbooks Online & Dext for our bookkeeping workflows.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Manage bookkeeping for multiple companies at a time using online or desktop accounting software, including the ability to reconcile accounts receivable and payables, generate monthly payroll, and file quarterly and annual returns
  • Gain experience working in a client-facing role, communicating with our business owner customers via e-mail and phone and video conference calls
  • Develop solutions to problems from clients and help organize data so as to present it in an easy-to-read report for clients
  • Monthly & quarterly reporting as needed – payroll, GST, HST, WSIB, EHT, etc.
  • Efficient document work performed in a manner that permits review with partner or manager

Qualifications

  • College Diploma in Business Accounting/Bookkeeping
  • Preferably 1 to 2 years of experience in full cycle bookkeeping and payroll
  • Working knowledge of cloud accounting software, such as Dext and QuickBooks Online would be an asset
  • Working knowledge of legacy accounting software, such as Sage 50 / QuickBooks Desktop would be an asset
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment on multiple assignments, with a high degree of autonomy over work
  • Initiative, willingness and ability to accept responsibility
  • Ability to work under pressure, decisiveness, creativeness, good judgment and common sense
  • Ability to develop and maintain strong client relationships

If you are interested in a great career opportunity with a growing, flexible and dynamic organization, please apply by sending your cover letter and resume to [email protected] with subject line “Bookkeeper”.

Welch LLP welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Reasonable accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require an accommodation, please let us know and we will work with you to meet your needs.  Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.

We thank all applicants for their interest but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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