Staff Accountant

by Ford Keast LLP

Position Type: Full-time
Location: London, ON
Date Posted: Oct 29, 2020
Experience: 1 Year
Education: College Diploma (3 years)
Ford Keast LLP

Job Description

ABOUT US: Ford Keast LLP is an accounting firm providing Assurance, Advisory, Tax, Human Resources and Wealth Management services. We are known for our commitment to excellence and the professional skills and knowledge of our team members. The firm includes 8 Partners and over 35 professional and administrative staff dedicated to serving our clients. Located in London, Ford Keast LLP has been part of the business community in southern Ontario for over 90 years. We take pride in our long-term relationships with our clients and have demonstrated strength in a wide range of industries including manufacturing, retail, construction and development, nursing/retirement home and not-for-profit organizations. We are dedicated to our team. We provide regular coaching and support to team members’ learning and development. We have a very active social committee who help make sure we get together regularly (events include curling, golfing and soccer). We promote giving back to our community and encourage and support staff to have a life beyond Ford Keast. We know the importance of work/life balance. We’re looking for enthusiastic and knowledgeable people to join our team…and to grow along with us.

Staff Accountant Role Accountabilities:
• Work on client-specific assigned tasks
• Assist in preparing audit papers
• Assist in completion of reviews and audits
• Work on tax returns
• Assist senior accounting staff, managers and partners

• Ability to multi-task and prioritize work
• Superior written and verbal communications skills
• Ability to maintain excellent client relationships
• Commitment to teamwork
• Commitment to professional development

Education and Experience:
• Undergrad degree and working towards accounting designation
• Some experience working within an Accounting firm

Ford Keast offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including an RRSP.

TO APPLY: Submit your cover letter and resume to: While all submissions are appreciated, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Ford Keast LLP retains candidate submissions for six months. We encourage submissions from persons with disabilities and will provide support throughout the recruitment process including accommodation that takes into account a candidate’s accessibility needs. Please notify Ford Keast LLP if you require accommodation in respect of the materials or procedures used at any time during the recruitment process. All submissions are held in the strictest confidence

Application Contact Information

Company Name:   Ford Keast LLP
Contact Name:   Gabrielle Giannantonio
Telephone:   5196799330
Mobile:   5196799330
Email Address:
Company Website: