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Senior Accountant

Location: Yellowknife, Northwest Territories
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Your Journey as a Senior Accountant in Yellowknife

Join Crowe MacKay LLP’s Yellowknife office in the Northwest Territoires. We are hiring 2-3 qualified full-time Senior Accountants that will help us deliver innovative solutions to today's complex business issues. The successful candidates will report to the Partnership group and will be required to travel extensively given the region our Yellowknife office serves.

With over 50 years of expertise, we are recognized as an employer of choice, committed to creating lasting value. Apply today and come grow with Crowe!


  • Work with a team of professionals who assist individuals, businesses, not-for-profit, municipal and first nations with a wide range of accounting, assurance, and financial services. 
  • Develop solutions with clients and co-workers through collaborative effort and discussion.  
  • Analyzing and preparing personal, trust, corporate tax, GST, T4, and T5 returns including CRA audit and support requests.  
  • Provide support to clients and staff on general questions regarding accounting, taxations, operations, and financial accounting issues.  
  • In conjunction with and under the supervision of management, responsible for completion of all aspects of the engagement.  
  • Ability to prepare, complete and review working papers, financial statements, and tax returns according to Firm and regulatory standards for clients in a variety of industry segments.  
  • Build effective working relationships with clients, and actively participate in business  
    development through community involvement.  
  • Completion of additional ad-hoc administrative duties or assignments as required. 


  • Professional designation CPA or related legacy CA, CMA, CGA
  • 2-3 years of public accounting experience 
  • Excellent working knowledge of accounting standards  
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Knowledge of CaseWare, CaseView, Taxprep, and Microsoft Office  

About the Yellowknife Office

Our Yellowknife staff provide local and remote audit, assurance, and tax services to clients across the NWT and Nunavut. We have a diverse client group including Municipal Governments, Not- For-Profit organizations, Federal and Territorial Governments, and privately owned businesses.  If you have an adventurous side, an entrepreneurial spirit, along with your CPA Designation –  we want to hear from you.    

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. 

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 make a great firm. We value our people and offer employees in Yellowknife a comprehensive benefits package which includes:

  • A competitive financial package;
  • Excellent medical and dental benefits;
  • RRSP plans;
  • Moving allowance for the ideal candidate;
  • Help in developing your personal brand and practice;
  • Continuous hands-on mentoring;
  • A friendly, team-oriented environment;
  • Paid volunteer programs and volunteer opportunities;
  • Great work-life balance offering flexibility and core office hours;
  • Employee Assistance and Wellness Programs.

Learn more about what working at Crowe MacKay Yellowknife 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 130 countries around the world.