Senior Accountant in the Sunshine Coast

Senior Accountant (Remote Capabilities)

Location: Sunshine Coast, British Columbia
Senior Accountant in the Sunshine Coast

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Sunshine Coast

Our Sunshine Coast office is currently seeking a full-time experienced Senior Accountant to join our team. The successful candidate will be a career-focused Senior Accountant that is excited to join a growth-oriented, entrepreneurial firm.  

Please note that our Sunshine Coast office would consider remote placement.  


  • Conduct compilation, bookkeeping and tax engagements
  • Prepare financial statements and corresponding notes
  • Prepare personal and corporate tax returns
  • Prepare year-end tax forms (T4s and T5s)
  • Investigate and correct discrepancies/ irregularities in financial entries, documents and reports
  • Respond to client questions and queries
  • Raise identified technical issues with manager or engagement partner
  • Update manager or engagement partner on the progress of engagements
  • Prepare professional correspondence and technical reports.
  • Work with accounting software and provide support to clients
  • Develop a thorough understanding of Crowe MacKay’s services, businesses and industry
  • Contribute to the development of new ideas and approaches to improve work processes
  • Raise awareness of Crowe MacKay in the community
  • Coach and mentor junior team members


  • CPA designation or actively pursuing their CPA designation
  • Some knowledge of the CPA Canada Handbook and tax compliance
  • 2+ years experience in public accounting
  • Familiar with CaseWare, Microsoft Office, and Tax Prep
  • An innovative thinker, comfortable in a team and client-focused environment
  • Self-starter, able to work independently
  • Strong interpersonal, technical and communication skills, written and verbal
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to multi-task and work under pressure
  • Strong commitment to excellence and attention to detail
  • Able to interact with clients, co-workers, Managers, and Partners
  • Able to prioritize workloads, meet deadlines and work under pressure
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Values teamwork, client/customer service, professionalism, community involvement, personal and professional growth

About the Sunshine Coast Office

The Crowe MacKay Sunshine Coast offices have a commitment to providing clients exactly what they need, tailoring their service to each business. They take pride in giving businesses the right advice while providing the highest ethical standards in their accounting service. At Crowe MacKay, we think it's important to plan for the future and in doing so, value our relationships with clients; we believe these relationships are to last today, tomorrow, and years to come. We’ve built a dynamic firm with a commitment to creating an environment for success, both for our teams and our clients.

Your Journey as a Senior Accountant

At Crowe MacKay, you have the opportunity to deliver innovative solutions to today’s complex business issues. We strive to provide a range of financial services to a diverse array of businesses. Our firm has grown to eight offices across northern and western Canada not only because we deliver consistently exceptional service, but because we attract employees at all levels who are passionate about their work and the communities they serve. With over 50 years of expertise, we have been recognized as an employer of choice, committed to create lasting value. Come grow with Crowe!

How to Apply

Send us your cover letter outlining why you believe you are our successful candidate along with a copy of your resume via email to [email protected] with Senior Accountant in the subject line.

Crowe MacKay offers a competitive salary and benefits package. Please note, only successful candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Crowe MacKay is an equal opportunity employer and is dedicated to creating a diverse environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment.

Our Benefits

At Crowe MacKay, we know that great people are what makes a great firm. We value our people and offer employees a comprehensive benefits package.

Learn more about what working at Crowe MacKay as a Senior Accountant can do for you.

More About Crowe MacKay

Crowe MacKay is committed to giving back to the communities in which we live and work. Not only are we involved in charitable organizations as a firm, but we support and encourage our employees to volunteer in their communities as well. We firmly believe that a strong community creates endless opportunities for education, employment, and increased quality of living. Crowe MacKay services clients worldwide as an independent member of Crowe Global, one of the largest global accounting networks in the world. The network consists of more than 200 independent accounting and advisory services firms in more than 140 countries around the world.