VS Group - Be part of the success movement

CPA Accountant

North Bay
Full Time
Closing Date: Please have your resumes submitted by September 30, 2021. We may start interviewing prior to the closing date based on the response and may also make employement offers before if a suitable candidate has applied.

Job Description


VS Accounting is looking for an innovative and experienced Accounting professional to join our team. We are currently looking to hire an Accountant with the skills, experience and savvy to assist our large and small business clients including construction, various services including professional, retail and agricultural sectors.

  •        Accounting and Business Management Consultant
  •        Provide support to Junior Accountants and Bookkeepers
  •        Prepare Corporate Year Ends & Provide Tax Consultation 

Responsibilities may include:

  •        Management Business Advisory
  •        Corporate, Year End Preparations
  •        Financial Statement Preparation
  •        Personal & Corporate Tax Planning & Consulting
  •        Agricultural Sector Accounting & Consulting
  •        Provide Guidance to In-house Bookkeepers
  •        Ability to Implement Internal Accounting Software
  •        Some Bookkeeping may be Required to Keep Knowledge Current
  •        Sage 300, Sage 100, Sage 50, Quick books, QBO and POS systems

Skills / Qualifications / Experience:

  •        Professional Accounting designation preferred
  •        Knowledge of Simply Accounting, QuickBooks, Sage 300 an asset
  •        2 years experience or more working in the accounting industry
  •        Bilingual is an asset
  •        Travel may be required 

Training and Support

  •        A support and training program will be implemented based on the specific needs of the selected candidate.
  •        VS Group (VS Accounting) does not operate like a typical Public Accounting Firm, we are not a sweat shop! We value personal and family responsibility and offer work load that has a variety of projects. We provide the time and workload to ensure you keep up to date in your skill set and receive proper professional development. 

About the Company:

VS Group is a fast growing company with a different approach. In 1997, Vincent Shank officially opened the doors to the head office of VS Accounting in North Bay and soon after diversified his services with VS Marketing and VS Technology to offer the essential services required to remain in business. He then expanded his offices to New Liskeard, Parry Sound and Huntsville and offered a Small Business Startup Training Program through the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities for over 10 years. With his heart set on helping farmers and business owners with their operations, he quickly grew. VS Accounting specializes in operational planning, business planning, tax services and seeking out funding opportunities.

Our approach is simple, we offer the tools & experience you need to operate successfully and be a step ahead of the competition. We are aware and in touch with what businesses need. We know that not all entrepreneurs are experts in planning cash flow to optimize your funds, establishing a marketing plan to increase sales, refinancing to better suit your operations and setting up your network to run more efficiently. We know because we have listened to the needs of our clients and developed a team to meet their needs.

VS Group employs a proactive approach to business, technology and communications by utilizing a collaborative approach.

We are a fully bilingual firm with a multi-disciplinary structure of people working in the same environment.

This model encourages an interchange that adds tremendous value to our clients. Since VS Group’s founding in 1997, we have grown to a global team of specialized individuals within our 3 Divisions.

We serve a diverse list of clients in various industries, in-both private and public sector as well as many Non-Profit Organizations.

Job Description:

The Management Accountant will have a diversified skill set with an interest in learning new skills business consulting. To thrive in this role, you'll need to appreciate the variety of work, work independently, be a team player, communicate well and be well organized. We are looking for a motivated individual with a proven track record in the accounting industry, combined with the right interpersonal skills. You should have the ability to work under pressure, prioritize tasks, provide leadership and forecast workload management.

You will be working directly with clients, providing support with their accounting needs. You will also be responsible for ensuring your deadlines are met and work has been completed within predetermined time frames. You will implement procedural and policy changes to improve operational efficiency where required. You will attend on occasion, staff, training and other meetings.

This position is key within the VS Group team and it is important we find the right person. We have a great work environment, great people, and are looking for someone who will enjoy the atmosphere we have created. VS Group offers a number of benefits to employees such as opportunities for profit sharing, bonuses, health benefits, retirement contribution, flexibility, time paid for personal and professional development, flexible in travel arrangement, professional development and opportunity to grow.

This particular candidate may be a great candidate for succession and / or associate in the business development of the VS Group and share the benefit of the departmental growth. The ideal candidate would be a designated accountant with experience.

If you believe you have the skills, knowledge and desire we are looking for, please complete our online application at careers.vsgroup.ca Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

COVID-19 Safety Protocol: Interviews will be conducted via Zoom, remote workspaces have been temporarily set up. The successful candidate will be set up to accordingly.