Audit Technician


Working with as a team of public practice accountants, you will be part of a unique established financial audit program providing audit engagements to not-for-profit organizations. The role of Audit Technician contributes to the provision of audit services through the preparation of audit files. This position reports directly to the auditor(s).


  • Assist in the preparation of non-profit audits including:
    • Reconcile GL accounts, including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses, accounts receivable, accounts payable, deferred revenue, investments, and capital assets
    • Performing audit procedures on all accounts
    • Documenting and referencing findings
    • Identifying audit issues, investigating discrepancies, and determining resolutions
    • Determining and recommending adjusting entries
    • Assisting in creating management points
    • Drafting financial statements and note disclosures
  • Communicate effectively and in a timely manner with clients via email, phone and in person
  • Communicate with the auditor to resolve audit challenges

Contributing to the Federation

  • Learning about the Federation, our services and members
  • Adherence to Federation policies and procedures
  • Other duties may be assigned as necessary.


  • Minimum of an Accounting Diploma or related experience
  • Experience working on assurance engagements
  • Experience with bookkeeping is required
  • Proficiency in Quickbooks, Simply Accounting, cloud-based practice management software (Karbon) and Caseware
  • Competently be able to read and write English
  • Be familiar with Part 3 of the CPA Handbook:  Accounting Standards for Not-For-Profit Organizations


  • Problem solving, critical thinking, planning, and organizing
  • Fluent in English both verbally and in writing
  • Ability to work independently or in a team environment
  • Ability to manage time effectively and prioritize work to meet tight deadlines


  • 35 hours a week
  • Compressed work week available – Monday to Thursday


Commensurate with experience. The Federation offers a competitive compensation and benefits package.

Please send your electronic résumé and cover letter to: Leslie Evans, Executive Director

Please note that only candidates invited for a preliminary interview will be contacted.



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