Accounting Technician

True North Accounting is made up of financial experts and small business advisors who think strategically and are able to communicate financials in a simple way that helps our clients make good business decisions. Always growing, we are seeking an Accounting Technician to join our team.

The Accounting Technician role requires technical accounting skills, corporate tax knowledge, diligent documentation, financial and data analysis, and customer service. You are responsible for managing your own workflow and priorities, working closely with our clients and interacting with them regularly.

The ideal candidate has some public accounting experience preferably in a small or mid-sized firm and is confident discussing results directly with business owners. You readily assume responsibility, and can operate with minimal direct supervision.


  • Preparing all deliverables for the client based on the scope of work, including returns, slips and statements
  • Communicating tax and accounting concepts to clients and answering their questions
  • Building relationships with clients based on accountabilities and support
  • Developing efficiencies through the effective use of technology


  • Good understanding of accrual accounting, financial analysis and Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
  • Experience with full-cycle bookkeeping, account reconciliations & adjusting journal entries
  • Sufficient and current knowledge of corporate and personal tax regulations and experience with tax software
  • Working Knowledge of Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Payroll Remittances, GST calculations, Shareholder Loans, Dividends, and profit margins
  • Phone and email customer service experience

We’re building a different kind of accounting firm, one that offers an alternative experience to the typical corporate accounting firm. Come be part of a team that is committed to helping small businesses grow and thrive through collaboration, innovation, and mentorship.

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Office locations



Calgary | bridgeland

210 7 Street NE
Calgary, AB T2E 4C2

Phone | (403) 938-4064


84 Elizabeth Street, Box 869
Okotoks, AB T1S 1A9