The Firm

Metrics is a digital accounting firm based in Victoria, BC. Digital meaning: We operate in the cloud. Our expert team has deep knowledge in the Cannabis, Blockchain, and Real Estate industries, but we service clients in all types of industries. We are continuously growing and are looking for more great people to join our team.

The Job

Position: CPA articling student
Hours: Full time
Anticipated Start Date: September 1, 2020
We are looking for a full-time CPA articling student, either currently enrolled in or qualified to enroll in the CPA program within the year. This student is eligible for a spot in our pre-approved path in the CPAWSB program.

The Compensation

Pay commensurate with experience. Our salaries start low but all employees who have worked here, at Metrics, for more than 1 year receive compensation in the top 10% in the BC accounting market for their relative stages. This role participates in our profit-sharing pool and is eligible for our $3000 vacation fund (for your personal vacations- to ensure you are taking quality breaks in your work) as well as an excellent benefits package.

The Process

If you want to love your job and think Metrics is the place for you, we’d love to hear from you. Please send your resume and cover letter to We vet applications primarily on cover letters, outstanding achievements, and interests, so make sure you include a cover letter detailing why you think you would be a compliment to our team.


Bookkeeping, consulting, and tax and accounting work appropriate for a first or second year staff member. Everyone on our team contributes to our recommendations for software and improved client efficiencies, so you’ll be relied on for your opinion there, too.

The Skills

Here are the job pre-requisites:

  • Acceptance in or eligibility for the CPA program before the end of 2019;
  • Tech-savvy (you must be able to operate digitally; excel/data visualization/crypto nerds encouraged);
  • You are a self-starter;
  • You want to work at a firm focused on the future.

Our team is made of awesome, happy people who really like our jobs. We work to bring professionalism, independence, and positive attitudes to the workplace to keep the good thing we have going. We work hard to achieve great things as a team in a flexible environment. We plan to expand primarily through freelancers, so this is a unique opportunity to join our core team.