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Accountant, U.S. Corporate Tax (Internship)

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MNP

13d ago

🚀 Off-cycle Internship

Montréal

AI generated summary

  • You should be working towards a commerce or business degree, have CPA PEP prerequisites, accounting office experience, customer service skills, and familiarity with accounting software.
  • You will develop technical skills in accounting, perform financial analysis, prepare reports, collaborate with clients and colleagues, and contribute to process improvement at a leading accounting firm.

Off-cycle Internship

Accounting & Tax, Banking & FinanceMontréal

Description

  • Make an impact with our U.S. Corporate Tax team as an Accountant. This diverse team of professionals delivers customized tax strategies within a complex and dynamic regulatory framework. As a trusted advisor, you’ll deliver innovative, strategic plans that address clients’ cross-border needs and minimize tax liability. 

Requirements

  • Successfully obtained, or working towards, a Bachelor’s degree in commerce or business administration (accounting or finance major is preferred)
  • Working towards all necessary qualifications to write the U.S. Certified Public Accountant (CPA) exams (or completion of, or willingness to work towards, an Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Enrolled Agent designation if not pursuing a U.S. CPA)
  • Previous tax or accounting related office experience is considered an asset
  • Experience working with, or exposure to, accounting and tax software is preferred

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities

Accounting & Tax
Banking & Finance

Responsibilities

  • 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

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

Montréal