Accounting Technician/Bookkeeper

BDO is a firm built on a foundation of positive relationships with our people and our clients. Each day, we rely on our professionals to provide exceptional service, and help our clients by providing advice and insight they can trust. In turn, we offer an environment that fosters a people-first culture with a high priority on your personal and professional growth.

Our Manitoba offices are looking for a Junior Accounting Technician/Bookkeeper to join the Infinity team and own the following responsibilities:

-Work on bookkeeping and accounting assignments
-Processes financial transactions into accounting software
-Completes bank reconciliations, bookkeeping assignments and other routine account analysis following established procedures.
-Prepares and organizes any relevant working papers/documentation for standard bookkeeping engagements.
-Prepares GST/HST, PST, and WCB filings
-Preparation of monthly financial statements
-Recording of day to day business transactions, recording of cash receipts and disbursements, maintaining accounts receivable and accounts payable sub-ledgers, reconciliations such as bank account and credit cards, maintain capital asset depreciation and amortization schedules in accounting software
-Provide support to clients on general questions regarding bookkeeping issues while providing technical and project management support to team members for bookkeeping related engagements
-Thorough review of accounting and bookkeeping assignments to ensure quality standards and processes are met
-Effectively communicate with clients, partners and staff face to face as well as through email
and phone conversations

How do we define success for your role?

-You demonstrate BDO’s core values through all aspect of your work: Integrity, Respect & Collaboration
-You understand your client’s industry, challenges, and opportunities; client describe you as positive, professional, and delivering high quality work
-You identify, recommend, & are focused on effective service delivery to your clients
-You share in an inclusive & engaging work environment that develops, retains & attracts talent
-You actively participate in the adoption of digital tools and strategies to drive an innovative workplace
-You grow your expertise through learning & professional development.

Your experience and education

-Post-secondary education in accounting, finance OR business is considered an asset
-1 year of hands-on, in-depth bookkeeping experience is considered an asset
-Proficiency in Microsoft Office computer programs (Outlook, Excel and Word)
-Previous experience with multiple accounting software programs including Microsoft Business Central, QuickBooks Online, or Xero is considered an asset
-Strong analytical and problem-solving skills and developed oral and written communication skills
-Strong ability to prioritize, delegate and manage conflicting priorities
-Problem solver and high attention to detail

Why BDO? 


Our people-first approach to talent has earned us a spot among Canada’s Top 100 Employers for 2022. This recognition is a milestone we’re thrilled to add to our collection of awards for both experienced and student talent experiences. 

Our firm is committed to providing an environment where you can be successful in the following ways: 

We enable you to engage with how we change and evolve, being a key contributor to the success and growth of BDO in Canada.
We help you become a better professional within our services, industries, and markets with extensive opportunities for learning and development.
We support your achievement of personal goals outside of the office and making an impact on your community. 

Earn your CPA Designation
At BDO, we are committed to the success of students pursuing their CPA designation. We provide pre-approved programs across our 100+ offices, mentorship and support, reimbursement of exam fees, enrollment in Canada’s leading CFE prep course, and flexible options for study leave in order for you to be successful.

Giving back, it adds up: Where company meets community. BDO is actively involved in our communities by supporting local charity initiatives. We support staff with local and national events where you will be given the opportunity to contribute to your community.

Total rewards that matter: We pay for performance with competitive total cash compensation that recognizes and rewards your contribution. We provide flexible benefits from day one, and a market leading personal time off policy. We are committed to supporting your overall wellness beyond working hours, and provide reimbursement for wellness initiatives that fit your lifestyle.

Everyone counts: We believe every employee should have the opportunity to participate and succeed. Through leadership by our Chief Inclusion and Diversity Officer, we are committed to a workplace culture of respect, inclusion, and diversity. We recognize and celebrate the valuable differences among each of us, including race, religious beliefs, physical or mental disabilities, age, place of origin, marital status, family status, gender or gender identity and sexual orientation. If you require accommodation to complete the application process, please contact us.

As a hybrid workplace, all BDO personnel are expected to spend some of their time working in the office, at the client and remotely unless accommodations or alternative work arrangements are in place. To protect the health and safety of our people, clients and communities, we require all partners and employees to be COVID-19 fully vaccinated in order to enter a BDO office. Individuals that cannot be fully vaccinated with a Health Canada approved vaccine due to medical reasons or another protected ground under Human Rights legislation may request an accommodation.

Ready to make your mark at BDO? Click “Apply now” to send your up-to-date resume to one of our Talent Acquisition Specialists.

To explore other opportunities at BDO, check out our careers page. 

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