VS Group - Be part of the success movement

Tax 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.

VS Accounting, a division of VS Group, 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, manufacturing and agricultural sectors. We also service various municipality in various capacity as consultant assistant to CFO or CEO and help with their community business development.

  • Accounting and Business Management Consultant.
  • Assistant and provide support to Junior Accountants and Bookkeepers
  • Assist and Prepare Corporate Year Ends & Provide Tax Consultation.
  • Must have great presentation skill and confidant to work and consult clients.
  • Must be an ambitious high achiever and have leadership ability.

Responsibilities may include:

  • Management Business Advisory to public, N.P.O and private sector.
  • Cost accounting analysis and operational management review.
  • Corporate, Year End Preparations, Complete set of Financial Statement, using CCH Engagement.
  • Financial Statement Preparation analysis ratio industry standard forecasting and succession planning.
  • Personal & Corporate Tax Planning & Consulting
  • Agricultural Sector Accounting & Consulting
  • Provide Guidance to In-house Bookkeepers
  • Ability to Implement Internal Accounting Software
  • Must be technology savvy and interested to used full potential.
  • Some Bookkeeping may be Required to Keep Knowledge Current bookkeeping software.
  • Sage 300, Sage 100, Sage 50, Quick books, QBO and POS systems

Skills / Qualifications / Experience:

  • CPA Professional with a specific interest and training in management and Cost Accounting will be a preference.
  • Experience in tax and accounting practice preparation is an Assets.
  • Candidate with a recognised Accounting designation will be preferred but experience Business management with a degree and other relevant education may be considered.
  • Knowledge of Sage , QuickBooks, QBO, Sage 300, PC law, all an asset.
  • 5 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. Continuous education and professional development are a must and will be supported and compensated.
  • VS Group (VS Accounting) does not operate like the typical stereo type Public Accounting Firm, using its employee sweat equity, 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.
  • We are not a public accounting Firm we do not complete Review engagement or Audited report having and express a professional opinion on any statement as per the public accounting rules having said that our standard for our compilation financial statement our nest to none and very detail and we support our clients in all aspect necessary. We do have a good working relation with various professional good Public accountant that support love our work and support our client needs.

About the Company:

VS Group is a fast-growing company with a different approach. In 1997, Vincent Shank after working for over 8 years as Revenue Canada auditor 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 three essential services required to all business so what is known today as VS Group could become the head office the complete support to all small and medium 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 their funds, establishing a marketing plan to increase sales, refinancing to better suit their operations and setting up their network to run more efficiently. We know because we have listened to the needs of our clients and developed a team to meet those 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 Overview:

The selected 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.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $65,000.00-$85,000.00 per year

Additional pay:

  • Bonus pay


  • Extended health care
  • On-site parking
  • Profit sharing
  • Work from home

Work remotely:

  • Temporarily due to COVID-19

$65,000 - $85,000 per year