Summer 2022 Co-op – ACCOUNTING INTERN – Hk CPA – Sydney, NS

  • Location: Sydney NS
  • Deadline: April 10, 2022



 Location:        Sydney NS

Status:          Twelve- week term. This is a full -time paid position operating Monday to Friday 8:30-5:00pm.

How to Apply:   Please submit your resume, cover letter, transcript and other applicable forms, as necessary, in 1 document

About HKCPA:   Local firm that provides a full range of public accounting services to clients across various sectors and industries in Cape Breton.  The focus at hk CPA is to provide clients with trusted advice and exemplary client service. The Firm plays an active role in supporting local charities, and fostering a stronger community.

Job Summary:   This opportunity will develop your skills in the field of public accounting and prepare you for the first step in your career by building the foundation of your financial statement understanding.


  • Develop technical skills in areas of: compilations, reviews, audits, bookkeeping and tax
  • Develop and apply knowledge of Accounting Standards for Private Enterprise (ASPE)
  • Establish charts of accounts, data entry and prepare entries for posting to accounts
  • Managing multiple files simultaneously

Skills and Experience

  • Working towards a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration -Accounting
  • Working towards all necessary prerequisites for admission into the Chartered Professional Accountants (CPA) Professional Education Program (PEP)
  • Enrolled in the Co-op program at your post-secondary institution
  • Computer literacy including proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel
  • Previous accounting related office experience and experience working with, or exposure to, accounting and tax software such as Sage 50 is an asset

To apply please send your resume and cover letter to