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Robert Half Finance & Accounting

Senior 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

Senior Accountant


  • Location: Edmonton, Alberta
  • Status: Full-Time
  • Salary Scale: $70,000.00 to $75,000.00


Working with our client in Edmonton, we are actively recruiting for a Senior Accountant for a full-time position. The key responsibilities involved will include 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 Partners, the Senior Accountant 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.


Our client offers a comprehensive benefits plan, educational support, and potential growth into future positions.




Candidates to meet consideration will be a designated accountant with 5 or more years of 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. A strong public accounting background and experience with several different software programs will be key.


Highly developed business communication (written/verbal) and interpersonal skills will be essential as the Senior Accountant will also be held accountable for identifying and meeting deadlines and effectively communicating with all staff and management.


Credibility, integrity, the ability to earn client and staff confidence, and effective communication skills will ensure your success in this role.


Contact Us Today:


If this matches your credentials and desired career path, connect with Adam Creaghan today at (780) 424-4220 or at adam.creaghan@roberthalf.com quoting Accounting Manager / 05110-0008814858 in the heading of your email.


Contact Information

Robert Half Finance & AccountingStaffing & Executive SearchAdam CreaghanRecruiting Manageradam.creaghan@roberthalf.com780.424.4220780.423.1581http://www.roberthalf.ca/finance
Posting Date: 21-Feb-2017Accounting and Finance Permanent, Full-Time $70,000 - $75,000/yr 1 ASAP
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