MNP is proudly Canadian. Providing business strategies and solutions, we are a leading national accounting, tax and business advisory firm in Canada. Entrepreneurial to our core, our talented team members transcend obstacles into opportunities and are successfully transforming mid-market business practices.
We are are currently seeking an Accounting Co-op Student for our Assurance and Accounting team for a 4 months term beginning January 8, 2024 at our Stratford & Clinton Offices.
When applying, please submit your resume, cover letter, transcript and other applicable forms, as necessary, in 1 document.
Develop technical skills in areas such as: compilations, reviews, audits, bookkeeping and tax
Develop and apply knowledge of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and/or Accounting Standards for Private Enterprise (ASPE)
Set-up files for new clients and newly incorporated businesses, manage multiple files simultaneously and conduct inventory counts
Perform accounts receivable, accounts payable, capital asset acquisition and disposition and payroll walk-through with clients in a professional manner
Summarize current financial status by collecting information and preparing balance sheet, profit and loss statements and other relevant reports
Assess appropriateness of audit evidence for expenses, revenues, capital asset additions, accounts payable, accounts receivable and prepaid expenses
Review, investigate and correct discrepancies and irregularities in financial entries, documents and reports
Establish charts of accounts and prepare entries for posting to accounts
Prepare correspondence, technical reports, client summaries and presentations outlining engagement findings, facts and highlights
Collaborate with client engagement team and build relationships with client contacts
Contribute to the development of new ideas and approaches to improve work processes while effectively using MNP internal programs and systems
Maintain flexibility to travel, as necessary
Skills and Experience
Completion of, or working towards, a bachelor’s degree in commerce or business administration (accounting or finance major is preferred)
Completion of, or working towards, prerequisites for admission into the CPA Professional Education Program (PEP) upon commencement of employment
Previous accounting related office experience is considered an asset
Customer service and/or client service experience is considered an asset
Experience working with accounting and tax software is considered an asset