Careers

Why James Stafford, Inc.

At James Stafford, CPA, our mission is to assist clients in managing risks so that they can focus on the bigger picture.

At our Firm, you aren’t just one of many. You will be a valued member of our team; one with access, agency, and responsibilities. At every stage in your career, it is vital to gain the widest possible relevant experience.  This is not a Firm where you will gain expertise in only one area of accounting. We offer you training that is both broad in its scope and specific in its practical applications.

You will become part of a diverse team that supports you in achieving your goals while imparting quality services for our clients. You will gain unparalleled access to our experienced staff and will contribute directly to the client’s needs. We want to help you thrive. We value your point of view. We value your contribution.

Current Opportunities

Junior Accountant

Your Job

Tax services including:

  • Preparing financial statements, both personal and company-related;
  • Preparing personal and corporate income tax returns;
  • Assisting in notice to reader and review compilations;
  • Assisting in accounting, assurance, and tax engagement files;
  • Liaising with government entities including CRA and IRS.

Providing exceptional client services including:

  • Creatively addressing the client’s needs through complex problem solving;
  • Developing and implementing tax planning;
  • Assisting clients in maintaining up-to-date records and bookkeeping.

Contributing to the dynamism of the Firm by

  • Participating in collaborative training programs;
  • Sharing your technical competence;
  • Offering your ability to analyze and problem-solve;
  • Your ability to work well in deadline-driven environments;
  • Your commitment to quality work;
  • Your commitment to accountability and responsibility;
  • Your commitment to ethical and transparent dealings;
  • Your motivation;
  • Your enthusiasm.

Your Skills and Experience

  • 1-2 years relevant accounting experience;
  • Working towards or enrolled in a CPA designation;
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills;
  • Enthusiasm and eagerness to learn;
  • Proficiency in Quickbooks, Taxprep, Microsoft Office, and CCH.

Thank you for your interest in James Stafford, Inc.

If you wish to apply for this role, please direct your resume and cover letter to

Human Resources, James Stafford, Inc.

recruiting@jamesstafford.ca