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Careers

Latest Job Postings

1. Senior Accountant – Audit Services, Private Enterprise

We are currently recruiting for a Senior Accountant to join our Audit and Accounting Services group. We are committed to creating lasting partnerships with our clients by providing the services necessary for business owners and corporate leaders to achieve their goals.

Qualifications:

  • CPA, CA or working towards a CPA designation; completion of UFE/CFE
  • Public practice experience is required
  • Experienced in Private Enterprise and Audit
  • Superior people and client service skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Sound time management and organizational skills

If you are interested in this opportunity, please send your cover letter and resume to careers@wm.ca.

Please indicate Senior Accountant in the subject field.

2. Staff Accountant – Entertainment & New Media Group

If you aspire to be a Chartered Professional Accountant and love living in beautiful British Columbia, look no further than Wolrige Mahon. We are one of the largest independent accounting and professional services firms in downtown Vancouver, with over 100 professionals.

We provide a full spectrum of business services including valuations, corporate finance, litigation support, insolvency and tax services in addition to our exceptional audit, review, and client advisory services. As an independent member of Baker Tilly International we provide national and international service with access to professionals in over 140 countries. This offers you the best of both worlds.

With our firm you will receive the experience you want and need to be a well-rounded CPA.  If you plan to take your experience further abroad, we offer fantastic secondment opportunities with Baker Tilly International to Australia and New Zealand.

We are currently recruiting for a talented individual to begin their CPA career with our team! This is a pre-approved program position. Please note that this full-time articling position will commence in January 2018.

Qualifications:

  • Academic achievement – completed or near completion of an undergraduate degree and CPA pre-requisite courses
  • Plans to pursue a CPA designation
  • Strong client/customer service skills
  • Excellent interpersonal relations and demonstrated ability to work with others effectively in teams
  • Superior verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills

If you are interested in this opportunity please submit your application form, cover letter, resume, and a copy of your unofficial transcripts (PDF format) to careers@wm.ca.

Please indicate Staff Accountant in the subject field.

 

3. Director of Technical Standards

The primary scope of responsibility of this role involves the review of financial statements and inspection / monitoring of assurance workpapers to ensure compliance with professional and regulatory standards and Firm policies, procedures and practices. The Director of Technical Standards will need to interact with others across all levels of the Firm and have the ability to manage multiple projects. This position will report to Partner, Standards.

Accountabilities will include:

  • Perform pre-issuance, technical review of financial statements, these may be prepared in accordance with IFRS, ASPE or ASPNO.
  • Lead development and maintenance of Firm’s professional practice policies and become a permanent member of the Firm standards committee.
  • Apply GAAP consistently within complex situations and write technical consultation memoranda on GAAP issues.
  • Perform pre and post issuance review of attest work papers and communicate results to Partner, Standards and engagement personnel.
  • Responsible for post release QCR program (monitoring).
  • Responsible for annual firm practice inspection, liaise with the Organization during the Firm’s regular inspection(s) and CPAB.
  • Identify areas that need or could benefit from improvement and develop practice aids, tools and methodology to affect change.
  • Maintain technical skills by studying trends and developments in quality management, participating in educational opportunities, reading professional publications, maintaining personal networks and participating in professional organizations.
  • Assist with firm continuing professional development through in house seminars.
  • Serve as a technical resource to partners, managers and staff.

Requirements:

  • Canadian accounting designation
  • High level of technical competence
  • Knowledge of GAAP, ASPE, ASNPO, IFRS, Accounting Standards
  • Excellent computer skills, knowledge of accounting software
  • Ability to research complex accounting and auditing issues
  • Superior verbal and written communication skills, as well as excellent interpersonal and organizational abilities

Salaries are competitive and based on qualification and experience.

If you are interested in this opportunity please submit your resume and cover letter to careers@wm.ca.

Please indicate Director of Technical Standards in the subject field.

4. Partner or Senior Tax Manager

Wolrige Mahon LLP is currently seeking a Partner or Senior Tax Manager to join our tax practice. We are looking for an individual whom is committed to a career in taxation and has the desire to take a lead role in managing tax engagements and contributing both to the growth of the firm and our clients.

Our tax practice offers the opportunity to work in a range of tax and succession planning areas including estate & trust compliance, personal and corporate tax planning, purchase and sale of private businesses, estate planning, and cross border investment and compliance. We are interested in meeting candidates with experience in any of these areas.

Why Wolrige Mahon LLP Tax?

We have cultivated a unique working environment with a strong corporate culture. We strive to maintain an open door policy promoting interaction with senior management and staff. Our team of tax professionals has a diverse background and a strong commitment to supporting team members and other practice areas. The field of tax is challenging but we make every effort to maintain an appropriate balance between professional and personal demands.

Job Requirements:

  • Professional Accounting Designation (CPA)
  • Successful completion of the CPA Canada In-Depth Tax Course
  • Minimum of two years in a senior manager level position in public practice
  • Significant private company tax experience
  • Experience in issues relevant to owner managed businesses
  • Excellent communications skills, both verbal and written
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to multi-task and manage a demanding workload and multiple deadlines
  • Strong leadership skills, coaching and developing team members

Salaries are competitive and based on qualification and experience.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please send your cover letter and resume to careers@wm.ca.

Please indicate Partner or Senior Tax Manager in the subject field.