Accounting Technician/Accountant


Allen, Paquet & Arseneau LLP
Bathurst, Campbellton, Miramichi 

Looking For
CPA not required

Employment Type
Permanent, Full Time

Date Posted
September 14, 2023

Accounting & Finance

Submission Deadline
October 30, 2023

Bathurst, Campbellton, Miramichi



About APA

Allen, Paquet & Arseneau LLP is the largest bilingual full-service accounting firm in Northern New Brunswick. We have over 65 professionals located in our three offices located in Bathurst, Campbellton and Miramichi, New Brunswick. We are strong supporters of our local communities, and have a very vibrant and dynamic staff. We invest in new technologies, and promote work-life balance by offering flexible working conditions. We welcome and embrace diversity in the workplace.

Our team

By joining our Accounting team, you will help our clients meet their reporting requirements by providing an objective and independent examination & review of their year-end financial statements. Working with the management team and the partners, you will contribute to the execution of year end entries, income tax filing, financial reporting and government agency required accounting functions. You will have the opportunity to work with a variety of clients in various industries. Our clients will look to you for assistance with a variety of filing requirements that help their businesses run smoothly.

We are looking for candidates to join our team at each of our three locations!


  • Compile financial statements;
  • Prepare client engagements;
  • Effective communication with government agencies and with our partners and staff;
  • Demonstrate professionalism and competence in the client's environment.


  • Post-secondary education in accounting or relevant work experience in a similar position;
  • Proficiency with Sage 50 software and / or QuickBooks would be an asset;
  • Have written and verbal communication skills; (Bilingualism - English and French is an asset);
  • Knowledge of Excel, Word, Outlook, Adobe and other computer software;
  • Possess strong dedication to teamwork;
  • Be committed to integrity within a professional environment;
  • The ability and willingness to travel would be key assets.

Employment benefits and working conditions

  • Group insurance (drugs, dental, accident illness, travel, long-term salary insurance) and pension plan;
  • Ability to work remotely, as needed;
  • Social committee and regional activities;
  • Holiday break (offices closed between Christmas and New Year's Day);
  • Annual allowance for fitness;
  • Reduced summer and fall hours (Office closed on Fridays in July & August; closed Friday afternoons from September to December).

To apply

All those interested in applying for the position are invited to send their C.V. with cover letter to [email protected] and reference the Senior Accountant position in the e-mail’s subject and preferred location applying for.

Please note: Only successful applicants moving forward to an interview will be contacted.