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Internship

Co-op Accountant (January 2025)

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MNP

10d ago

🚀 Off-cycle Internship

Ottawa

AI generated summary

  • You need a commerce/business admin degree, on track for CPA, related office experience, great customer service skills, and accounting/tax software knowledge.
  • You will develop technical skills in accounting, apply knowledge of financial standards, set up client files, conduct audits, prepare financial reports, investigate discrepancies, collaborate with team, and travel as needed at MNP.

Off-cycle Internship

Accounting & Tax, Banking & FinanceOttawa

Description

  • Inspirational, innovative and entrepreneurial - this is how we describe our empowered teams. Combine your passion with purpose and join a culture that is thriving in the face of change. 
  • Make an impact with our Assurance & Accounting team as a Co-op Accountant. This diverse team of professionals are dedicated to exceeding clients’ unique needs within a rapidly evolving business and financial reporting landscape. As a trusted advisor, you’ll provide comprehensive, tailored financial information that enables clients to make informed decisions with confidence. 
  • 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. 
  • This opportunity is for a Co-op term, beginning January 2025 until April 2025.
  • When applying, please submit your resume, cover letter, transcript and other applicable forms, as necessary, in 1 document. 

Requirements

  • 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

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

Ottawa