Senior Accountant


Are you looking for a place to grow your career and your family?

Orion Chartered Professional Accountants is looking for a Senior accountant to join our public practice in Brooks, Alberta.

Our community focused and family-oriented accounting firm is looking for an Accountant to grow with the firm, with a potential to join the partnership. We feel Brooks offers a great balance between small town and city while being close to major centers. Our firm is a great place to call home if you want to ensure you can have an excellent work/life balance.


  • Must be a designated CPA
  • Must have a minimum of 5 years experience in a public practice accounting firm with 2 years post CPA
  • Experience with servicing small to mid-size clients
  • Experience in providing advice, tax planning, estate planning and other consulting work for small business corporations and clients
  • Desire to join the community and develop professionally within the community
  • Strong communication skills
  • Experience with Caseware, Jazzit, Profile, Sage and Quickbooks an asset


  • Preparation of financial statements and tax returns in accordance with firm standards for a variety of small and mid-size businesses and non-profit enterprises. Largely compilation engagements with a small number of assurance engagements.
  • Effective communication, both written and verbal, with our clients, government agencies and internal team members
  • Preparing personal and corporate tax returns
  • Providing advice and training to junior staff members
  • Ability to function efficiently under pressure to meet deadlines
  • Posses a strong desire to learn and is a self-starter
  • Attendance in the office is expected but occasionally working from home or remotely is permitted if required.

Remuneration and benefits

  • Remuneration based on experience
  • Opportunities for advancement within a short time frame
  • Friday afternoons off from Mid June- Mid September
  • Overtime pay
  • Flexible hours (including paid sick and flex days)
  • Client referral program
  • Hands on mentorship
  • Annual professional development and coverage of annual dues
  • Group health, dental, life and disability benefits


How to apply

Send your resume and cover letter to with Accountant Resume in subject line

Only successful candidates will be contacted for an interview. Job opening will be left open until the position is filled