Intermediate Accountant, Small Business

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General Information

About the firm

For 70 years Crowe BGK has been a growing independent accounting firm with offices in Montreal and Ottawa. Our affiliation with a top 10 largest global accounting network, Crowe Global, gives us borderless access to international expertise. Crowe BGK provides a full suite of accounting, domestic and international tax, corporate finance and business advisory solutions to individuals and corporate clients in diverse industries across Quebec, Ontario and around the world.

Position Description

Job Title

Intermediate Accountant, Small Business

Contract Type

Regular Full Time

Position Profile

We are currently looking for an Intermediate Accountant, Small Business to join our team in Montreal.


Join a dynamic, fast-growing firm offering competitive salaries, benefits, and a strong focus on employee well-being.


What’s in it for you:

  • Hybrid work formula
  • Competitive salary
  • Full range of benefits
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • 2 to 3 weeks paid vacation, according to experience
  • 8 paid personal days
  • Office closure during the holiday period
  • Summer schedule (office closes at 1 pm on Fridays)
  • Reimbursement for parking or public transport

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Preparation and assistance of financial statements and working papers
  • Preparation and assistance in the preparation of tax returns (corporate and personal)
  • General bookkeeping from transactional recordings through to the preparation of internal financial statements (operating companies and investment entities)
  • Assisting in the preparation of Bank reconciliations, A/R and A/P
  • Calculation, reporting and filing of compliance reports, e.g. GST/QST, Payroll
  • Beginning to develop relationships with clients
  • Providing advice and training to other staff members
  • General correspondence and filing


What you need to succeed:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Commerce with a major in Accounting or a college diploma in Accounting
  • Minimum of 2 years of bookkeeping experience (Payroll and DAS, GST/QST, Bank reconciliations) and preparation of income tax returns
  • Prior experience working with accounting software (Sage 50, QuickBooks desktop and Online, Writeup, Caseware, TaxPrep, and others)
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Solid verbal and written communication skills
  • Bilingualism (French and English, both oral and written)
  • Strong commitment to professional client service excellence
  • Excellent interpersonal relations and demonstrated ability to work with others effectively in teams
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks
  • Proficient in MS Office applications
  • Strong attention to detail and a high level of accuracy
  • Remain current and knowledgeable on trending topics in accounting
  • Highly motivated individual with a desire for growth


We maintain an inclusive and equal opportunity working environment so that every Crowe BGK professional can fulfill their evolving potential. We consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, marital status, disability, protected veteran's status or any other legally-protected factors.

We thank all candidates for their interest and we will only be contacting those that we are interested in pursuing.

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