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MMT Chartered Professional Accountants

Senior Staff Accountant


Posted Jan 231557568

Company Information

At MMT Chartered Professional Accountants we embrace change. We continue to look to the future and ask, “What can we do today that will securely position our clients for tomorrow?”

For 35 years, it is this ethos that continues to drive our experienced and dedicated team to offer sound accounting solutions, not just for the short term, but with your long term goals in plan. It is this ethos that empowers our clients to make smart financial decisions. Decisions that grow your company.

MMT offers our clients the best tools and resources to build financially strong, well managed companies. Our team can directly impact the success of your business by observing financial trends across a wide range of industries, as well as our knowledge of accounting errors we’ve seen in the past. By helping our clients to implement best financial and accounting practices, we improve upon the efficiency of the company for both the owner and their staff and place your company on track for growth and profitability.

We understand that each client is unique, which is why MMT applies a professional, personal approach to your accounting, taxation and financial goals. Each of these fields affect your overall business portfolio and for this reason, should work in harmony to reduce taxation, to simplify your disclosure process, and to ensure your financial statements are prepared accurately with your best interests in mind. Our experienced tax accountants will help you maximize tax deferrals and minimize tax exposure.

With offices in Calgary and Vancouver, MMT works with a diverse group of loyal clients ranging from emerging businesses to large national brands. From audits, reviews, business advisory, financial reporting, tax planning and compliance, MMT offers strategic solutions to a variety of industries including but not limited to the hospitality sector, franchises, construction, retail and various professional services.


Job Description

We are looking for a Senior Accountant to join our growing practice. This individual must be able to multi task to meet deadlines and has strong communication skills. This role requires a high degree of technical accounting competency combined with a natural ability to understand the client's business. The Senior Accountant role is a key client contact and will be involved with all aspects of the client's file by working closely with resources in the tax and advisory team.

Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities:

  • Prepare Notice to Reader and Review Engagements, including completion of all working papers, adjusting journal entries, and financial statements in accordance with Firm standards;
  • Keep up-to-date on the content and practical applications of accounting and assurance standards, and know how to access and research professional and technical materials;
  • Proactively identify engagement issues, and recommend solutions;
  • Identify process improvements for future assignments and share this knowledge and experience with other team members, including less experienced staff;
  • Complete Personal and Corporate Tax Returns, Trust Returns, and T4 and T5 tax slips
  • Effective communication with our clients, with government agencies and with our partners and staff
  • Assisting and supervising junior staff
  • Working cooperatively and effectively with other staff members

Qualifications and Competencies:

  • CPA Designation (and/or legacy CA, CMA, or CGA)
  • A University degree
  • 3 - 5 years of relevant public practice experience
  • Proficiency in MS Office, CaseWare, JazzIt, and Taxprep
  • Public accounting experience including Review Engagements and the preparation of personal and corporate tax returns
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills & client service skills
  • Strong time-management skills and the ability to manage multiple tasks

Contact Information

MMT Chartered Professional Accountants
Aly Khan Musani
403 258 0650