CPA Alberta Job Board

candidate > job search > job search results > job details

job details

Robert Half Canada

Sr. Accountant



Company Information

About Us:

Founded in 1948, Robert Half International is the world’s first and largest specialized staffing firm with more than 360 locations worldwide. Robert Half’s specialized staffing divisions include:

  • Accountemps, Robert Half Finance & Accounting and Robert Half Management Resources, for temporary, full-time and project professionals, respectively, in the fields of accounting and finance;
  • OfficeTeam, for full-time, temporary, and temporary-to-full-time opportunities for highly skilled temporary administrative support office management and HR personnel; 
  • Robert Half Technology, for full-time and project information technology professionals; 
  • Robert Half Legal, for temporary, project and full-time staffing of lawyers, law clerks, paralegals and legal support personnel; and,
  • The Creative Group, for advertising, marketing and web design professionals.

We encourage you to work with us to find out why for more than 15 years, Robert Half once again was named to FORTUNE® magazine’s list of “World’s Most Admired Companies” and was the highest-ranked staffing firm. (March 1, 2016)


For more information, visit www.roberthalf.ca or follow us on Twitter @RobertHalf_CAN.


Job Description

Sr. Accountant

  • Location: Edmonton, Alberta

  • Status: Full-Time

  • Salary Scale: $70,000.00 to $75,000.00


    We are currently recruiting for a Senior Accountant. Your main responsibilities will be Notice to Reader Files, Review Engagements, setting up and managing files and clients, reviewing the work of junior and intermediate team members, and working closely with the Partners on the firms overall goals. Reporting to the Partner's you will also be held accountable for identifying and meeting deadlines. The ability to show effective communication with staff and management will ensure your success in this role. Our client offers a comprehensive benefits plan, educational support, and potential growth into future positions.



    As the successful candidate, you will be a designated accountant with 5+ years experience in a public accounting environment performing, managing and coordinating audits, review and compilation engagements, preparing and reviewing personal and corporate tax returns and executing tax planning strategies for clients. Reporting to partners you will manage client relationships, train and mentor staff, coordinate business development activities and participate in the development of a vision to take the firm to the next level. A strong public accounting background and experience with several different software programs will be key. Credibility, integrity, the ability to earn client and staff confidence, and effective communication skills will ensure your success in this role.


    To register and apply online, please go to:


    For more information and additional assistance to apply, please contact Jamie Mitchell at (780) 424-4220.


Contact Information

Robert Half CanadaStaffing & Executive SearchJamie Mitchelljamie.mitchell@roberthalf.com780.424.4220780.423.1581
Posting Date: 21-Feb-2017Accounting and Finance Permanent, Full-Time $70,000 - $75,000/yr 1 ASAP
Share this Job

Email addresses won't be used for marketing purposes, they will only be used for sending this opportunity.