Ford Keast LLP is a Professional Chartered Accounting firm of 9 partners and a group of over 30 professional and administrative staff dedicated to providing knowledgeable and helpful service to firm clients.
We provide regular coaching and support to our team members' learning and development.
We have a very active social committee who makes sure we get together regularly to team build.
We promote giving back to our community through getting involved with different local charity events.
We offer competitive compensation based on experience and benefits including an RRSP.
We offer free parking to our team members.
We offer ongoing wellness initiatives which promote healthy team members
We offer flex time to team members to accommodate a positive work-life balance
Team members have the opportunity to earn floater days
Team members are rewarded for time over and above during busy season
Students and Co-ops
Working through a four month or extended term, our Students and Co-ops work closely with the firm’s staff accountants, senior accountants, managers and partners to ensure completion of engagements in an efficient manner.
Senior Staff Accountants
Senior Staff Accountants prepare audit, review and notice to reader working paper files, prepare financial statements and complete complex income tax returns including trust, personal and corporate. Responsible for the more complicated aspects of a client file, Senior Staff Accountants submit information filings, and complete analysis such as forecasts and projections.
Working through a four month or extended term, our Students and Co-ops work CPA, CA/CGA/CMA designation, or working towards a designation; depending upon the role, some specialized education may be necessary. All Staff are responsible for creating and maintaining good client relationships and working closely and directly with clients.
Accessibility for Ontarians With Disabilities Act
Ford Keast LLP is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities during the recruitment, assessment and selection process. Please notify Ford Keast LLP if you require accommodation in respect of the materials or procedures used at any time during this process. If you require accommodation, Ford Keast LLP will work with you to determine how to meet your needs.
Our Staff Accountants have the opportunity to work on a variety of client files preparing file working papers, assisting in completion of audits, review and notice to readers, working on tax returns and working closely with firm partners, managers and other staff.
Tax Accountants work directly with the firm’s Tax partner and prepare and review client engagements for tax related activities. The Tax team is involved in reviewing corporate, complex personal and trust returns. Tax specialists liaise with staff accountants, senior staff accountants and partners to ensure efficient and effective tax planning for clients.
Technicians and Administrative Staff
Our Technician and Administrative staff work closely with designated Accountants and the whole team providing support and administrative knowledge and focus for the firm.
We look for students and co-ops, the newly graduated, and the experienced professionals who are enthusiastic, energetic, knowledgeable and willing to work hard and grow along with us. We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package, an RRSP and free parking and a dynamic, friendly and supportive work environment.
Ford Keast LLP was founded in 1929 and developed over the years based on the vision that strong teams drive exceptional client care and service.
It is a matter of pride for the firm that, for over 85 years, there has been a culture of respect for each other and our clients, an energy for hard work and business solutions that are effective, and an atmosphere where we grow together within a supportive group of people.
Imagine being part of that team. Imagine growing your knowledge and career in a lovely residential neighbourhood in London, Ontario.