Open Positions

Senior Tax Associate

The Organization

HLH LLP Chartered Professional Accountants is a local full-service CPA firm operating out of the downtown core of Edmonton. We love what we do! We are a youthful, energetic, and innovative firm that truly enjoys life. We have a well-trained team and efficient systems that enable us to deliver complex, quality, and valued services to our private company and not-for-profit clients. Our team is exposed to a rich and diverse mix of client projects in many sectors of the economy. We are deeply committed to finding improved efficiencies and following ‘lean’ thinking for ourselves and our clients.

Work/life balance is not something we strive for – it is core to who we are and how we operate. Our professionals work less overtime hours than other professional firms typically require. We are actively involved in our community and encourage our team to give back where they can.

Come and join a firm who does things differently, has a passion for service excellence and is growing!

The Opportunity

Are you currently in public practice working with private company clients on tax planning and compliance? Would you like to be a key player in the growth of a dynamic practice and advance your career at your own pace? Do you have a keen desire to help your clients and co-workers grow and be successful? Do you love finding solutions and process improvements?

As a Senior Tax Associate at HLH LLP, you will be an important part of our team and will be a key support to our clients, partners and the entire HLH team. In your role you will help us continually build our internal tax team with the support of our dedicated partners and professionals. You will be involved with all things tax whether it be working directly with our Senior Tax Manager and partners to address tax, estate planning or succession concerns of our existing clients, keeping the staff up to date on the latest taxation changes or helping us navigate potential compliance issues surrounding our clients’ tax filings. At the same time, you will be given the opportunity to build your own skill set, knowledge, and business network within our supportive dynamic environment.

The Candidate

As the ideal candidate you will have already finished your CPA designation and be seeking a career specializing in helping clients navigate the ever-changing Canadian taxation landscape. You’ll have a passion for helping our team proactively solve problems and researching potential alternatives to our clients’ tax challenges, all with the support and guidance of the partners and our Senior Tax Manager. You will have had exposure to privately held companies and the tax issues they face and want to broaden your skill set and formal education in a dynamic and supportive environment.

We offer a fun working environment, great benefits and highly competitive compensation and an opportunity to work with great people!

To be considered for this opportunity please submit your cover letter and resume. 

Thank you for your interest in our firm. If we are interested in your application, we will contact you directly.

Receptionist/Administrative Assistant

Take advantage of this opportunity to join our dynamic team! We are passionate about working with our clients, providing quality accounting services and having some fun while we do it! This position is client-facing, and the ideal candidate will have strong customer service skills, and experience working in a professional services environment. This role will also provide administrative support to Partners and members of the Hahn Lukey & Houle LLP Chartered Accountants team. If you enjoy working with people and being an integral part of the team this is a position for you! Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Answering calls, greeting clients, sorting mail, processing payments and booking appointments
  • Drafting correspondence and documents; proofreading and editing documents
  • General administrative duties: ordering supplies, filing, printing, data entry, photocopier maintenance etc.
  • Light bookkeeping duties may be required (posting payments, preparing bank deposits)
  • Other duties as required

We are looking for someone to join our team who has demonstrated the ability to: manage changing priorities, take initiative and be proactive when it comes to completing tasks.  Must be proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel. 

Qualifications

  • Excellent communication, problem-solving and trouble-shooting skills; self-motivated individual who is able to work independently
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in reception, office administration or an administrative support role (preferably within a professional services environment)
  • Diploma in Office Administration, Business Administration or equivalent; combination of education and related experience will be considered
  • Experience with Simply Accounting, QuickBooks and other accounting software packages would be an asset (i.e. CaseWare)
  • Must have the aptitude and ability to learn other computer applications as required

If you meet the above qualifications and would like to be considered for this opportunity, please forward your resume along with a cover letter to careers@hlhcpa.com. We thank all applicants for their submissions; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. We encourage you to visit our website: www.hlhcpa.com. Please note, applicants may be tested.

HLH LLP Chartered Professional Accountants is a leading local provider of accounting services to both large and small businesses. Our unique brand is defined by the quality of work we render, our focus on process improvement and the service we provide to our clients. Our team members readily attend to our clients’ needs from the outset by identifying and providing additional advisory services to help business find direction. Our staff goes out of their way – whenever possible – to deliver their expertise in a way that suits the needs of our clients. Visit us at www.hlhcpa.com.