Recent or Potential Grads: CPA Student

  • Location: Sydney, Nova Scotia
  • Deadline: September 29, 2022

Chartered Professional Accountant – Student– job

Full Job Description

Company Description

Roach Perry Anderson Chartered Professional Accountants is a locally owned Chartered Professional Accounting firm in Sydney, NS offering assurance, accounting, tax and business advisory services. We are seeking a CPA student to join our team.

Position Title

CPA Student (anticipated start date between January – May 2023)

Job Description

  • Completion of compilation engagements
  • Bookkeeping preparation and posting of client transactions
  • Audit field work at various client sites as part of audit engagement team
  • Preparing adjusting journal entries
  • Performing reconciliations of bank accounts, accounts payable and accounts receivable
  • Performing reconciliations of payroll
  • Preparing personal and corporate tax returns and HST returns
  • Completing additional ad-hoc office and accounting duties or assignments as required

Education and Professional Skills/Knowledge:

  • University degree with a concentration in Accounting
  • Enrolled or eligible to enrol in CPA Atlantic School of Business
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and general computer skills
  • Experience with various accounting software applications considered an asset
  • Previous office-environment employment experience considered an asset
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

This position offers a competitive salary as well as medical and group savings plan benefits.

If you are interested in this great opportunity, please email your cover letter and resume (in strict confidence) to Evan Perry, CPA, CA.

We thank all candidates for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: From $36,400.00 per year


  • Dental care
  • Extended health care
  • Flextime
  • On-site parking
  • Relocation assistance
  • RRSP match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision care

Flexible Language Requirement:

  • French not required


  • Monday to Friday
Please apply via Link