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Accounting Co-Op

Job Location: St. Thomas
Job Type: Contract


Accounting Co-Op – Job Position Information

Term Posted: 2022 – WINTER Term (January 3 – April 29, 2022)
Position Length: Four (4) Months
Job Title: Accounting Co-Op Student
Position Location: St. Thomas, ON (near London Ontario)
Salary: Paid – Competitive
Number of Positions: Two (2)
Introduction: GrahamScottEnns (GSE) is an eleven (11) Partner Firm, with a Firm complement of over 60 persons and growing.  GSE has offices in both St. Thomas & Aylmer Ontario serving a large and diverse array of clients in our communities and neighbouring cities (London, Woodstock, Sarnia, Stratford etc).

The firm is seeking two Accounting co-op students for the Winter Term: January 3 – April 29, 2022 in our St. Thomas office.   There may also be an additional opportunity for one co-op requirement at our Aylmer Office.


Expectations include some travel in the London and Elgin County area thus the individual would be required to have their own transportation.


The Firm may be able to provide some remote working while also requiring attendance in the office.


As to why you should work here

This is what our employees and co-ops shared with us in a recent survey and this was a common theme.
“One of the best parts of working at GSE is the firm’s culture, work-life balance, and the sincere care that comes with that”.  “Everyone works as a team helping each other develop both our technical, communication and people skills”.  “Asking questions is encouraged, especially at the beginning of your career, or when you are working on something new or complex”. “GSE’s Mentorship Program is valued and real, and it is a key pillar to our own personal development and progression, and to our overall client and business growth success.”

We look forward to welcoming new team members that share our values of client service and will complement our team dynamic ! 

Job Description: This Co-op placement includes a variety of work experience:

ü  Participating in reviews, audits, and notice to reader engagements under direct and close supervision.

ü  Preparing draft reports for staff and/or partner review as required

ü  Preparing corporate and personal tax returns accurately and proficiently.

Generally speaking, the candidate would be expected to provide high quality and timely services to both clients and internal staff.
The individual will need to actively listen, clarify, understand and reflect on assignments.  They will also need to develop a solid understanding of the Firm’s services, and the ability to work effectively and closely with their assigned mentor for the purposes of their own professional development.  This is part of the firm’s formal buddy/mentor program.


Job Requirements:
(skills, experience, and preferred attributes)
The individual will become familiar with our firm’s software packages and computer resources to work effectively and efficiently, and in particular with competence in Word, Excel, Caseware/Caseview and TaxPrep.
All Degrees & Disciplines: No
Targeted Degrees & Disciplines Targeted Clusters:    Faculty of Business
Targeted Programs:  Accounting (CPA Stream)

Application Information

Application Deadline: As directed by school’s CoOp program’s application deadline requirement
Application Procedure: CareerZone
Application Material Required: 1.       Cover Letter

2.       Resume

3.       Transcript


Company Information

Organization: Graham Scott Enns LLP
Division Graham Scott Enns LLP
Salutation: Ms.
Job Contact First Name: Amanda
Job Contact Last Name: Woods
Contact Title Human Resources Manager
Apply via email:
Address Line One: St. Thomas Office at: 450 Sunset Drive
City: St. Thomas
Province / State: Ontario
Postal Code/Zip Code: N5R 5V1
Country Canada
Region London, St. Thomas, Alymer & Area


If a student requires any accommodation throughout the recruitment, selection and/or onboarding process, please request to speak directly with the company’s Hiring Partner and/or HR Manager for support.  GSE is an equal opportunity employer and encourages diversity within our Firm and in all our practices.

Interested applicants are asked to please submit a resume and covering letter outlining how your experiences will fit these roles, along with salary expectations to We thank all candidates who apply; however, only those selected for a personal interview will be contacted.

Graham Scott Enns is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity in its workforce. If you require disability related accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment process, please make us aware of this so that we may ensure your individual accessibility needs are met.