Assistant Internal Accountant


  • Permanent, Full-Time

Purpose of Role:
  • To assist the Manager, Internal Accounting with all aspects of firm accounting.

Reports to:
  • Manager, Internal Accounting (Finance)

Qualifications, Skills, Experience and Personal Attributes:

  • Designated CPA or close to completing the CPA PEP Program

  • 2-3 years’ full-cycle multi branch accounting experience, including year-end

  • In-depth understanding of accounting principles, practices and procedures, and internal controls

  • Advanced skills in MS Office, specifically Excel (financial report design, graphs, absolute and relative formulas), Sage 300 ERP Accounts Payable, General Ledger and Bank Services Module 5.6

  • Familiarity with partnership accounting and online banking for multi currencies considered an asset

  • Strong organizational skills and detail-oriented with the ability to work in a changing environment

  • Excellent analytical skills

  • A collaborative team player with the ability to work with people who have a diverse range of skills, styles, and approaches

  • Strong communication skills, including written and verbal

  • Complete and maintain all aspects of accounts payable, including analysis, vendor maintenance, reconciliations and follow-up with vendors

  • Assist with monthly general ledger write-up, input and financial statements

  • Assist with monthly and annual statistical & analytical reporting

  • Assist with preparation of partnership year end

  • Actively supports and participates in firm wide initiatives

  • Participates in the firm’s Team Development and Performance Management Program

  • Promote the firm’s Quality Control Standards


Why Manning Elliott?

As one of Canada’s Top Small & Medium Employers, Manning Elliott is one of the largest mid-sized independent regional accounting firms operating exclusively in British Columbia. Manning Elliott has acquired the best environmental qualities from small and large organizations, resulting in an individually catered working and training environment. Our goal is to provide a workplace that focuses on a broader range of engagements than that of many other firms.

Our partners work closely with staff on all engagements, so you can expect to have professional and social interactions between not only yourself and your peers, but also senior staff; many of which are former articling students, who have climbed the corporate ladder to Manager and Partner positions.

At Manning Elliott, we offer an exceptional work environment that allows our team members to enjoy a balanced lifestyle while providing them with opportunities for professional and personal growth. Our attractive salary and benefit package and flexible summer work schedule will appeal to talented individuals who share out desire to be the best. 

If you have strong technical and interpersonal skills and desire a challenging position with a progressive accounting firm, please submit your resume and cover letter to or apply online at 

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