Careers

"It’s not what you achieve, it’s what you overcome. That’s what defines your career."
—Carlton Fisk

We are always interested in retaining the best talent. Please feel free to submit your resume to us directly if you think you would be a good match.

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Edmonton Associate

 

The Bowra Group Inc. is a boutique financial advisory firm based in Vancouver, British Columbia. We advise and assist both small and large businesses, provide counsel to owners, investors, senior management, security holders and others who require an unbiased assessment of a business. The Bowra Group Inc. has recently opened an office in Edmonton and is looking for a recently designated accountant interested in a career in insolvency and restructuring to join the Edmonton practice.

 

The right candidate will be resilient, adaptable and able to fulfil a variety of roles within an engagement and the organization. The Bowra Group Inc. is a small boutique firm and will provide the candidate with immediate exposure to a high level of responsibility therefore a self-starting “can – do” attitude and ability to work without direct supervision is essential for success in this role.

 

We are looking for an Alberta based candidate only.

 

Responsibilities:

Working directly with a licensed trustee you will assist in the planning and execution of insolvency engagements which will generally include:

  • Negotiating with various stakeholders;

  • Dealing with creditors, company management, employees and other stakeholders;

  • Acting as controller or assisting the trustee in other interim management operational roles;

  • Conducting various financial analysis; and

  • Preparing reports and other correspondence.

 

Skills and experience:

We are looking for a newly designated CPA – CA who is interested in pursuing a career in insolvency. No prior insolvency experience is required and The Bowra Group Inc. will provide training and support to the right candidate.

We are looking for candidates with some business experience who fulfill the criteria below:

 

  • CPA – CA designation with three years experience in a professional services firm or other business environment, this can include experience articling (or CPA – CGA, CPA – CMA, CPA with the equivalent professional experience);

  • Willing to obtain your CIRP designation and enrol in the National Insolvency Qualifications Program;

  • Skills in problem solving, situational analysis, negotiation and business decision making;

  • High level of technical competence in conducting financial analysis;

  • Ability to prepare high-quality written communication;

  • Ability to communicate in a clear, concise and confident manner with stakeholders;

  • Ability to prepare short-term cash flow projections and financial modeling skills;

  • Comprehensive understanding of financial statement analysis;

  • Ability to work either autonomously or with a team on a number of simultaneous projects; and

  • Effective time management skills and ability to work under tight deadlines.

 

This position may require significant travel.

Please submit your resume and cover letter in confidence to careers@bowragroup.com.

Vancouver Office: 

PO Box 72, Bentall One

505 Burrard Street, Suite 430

Vancouver, B.C.  V7X 1M3

Tel: 604 689 8939

Fax: 604 689 8584

Edmonton Office: 

TD Tower

Suite 1411 – 10088 102 Avenue

Edmonton, AB T5J 2Z1

Tel: 780 809 1224

Fax: 780 705 1946

 

 
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