Bench Accounting Overview

  • www.bench.co
  • Vancouver, Canada
  • 501 to 1000 Employees
  • 2013
  • Company - Private
  • Accounting
  • Unknown / Non-Applicable

We help small business owners and entrepreneurs master their financial lives, and we do it by pairing intuitive software with real, human bookkeepers. To us, it’s more than just number crunching. People and the quality of their lives. That, at its core, is what Bench is ...
Mission: To make a profound difference in the quality of life of one million people.

Company Updates

September 28, 2021
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Tips for Job Seekers from our Recruiters — Spotlight on our Bench Recruitment Team. Finding and hiring individuals who align with our mission is no easy feat, and our recruiters are the first that many of you will meet should you find a role at Bench that speaks to you! We hire a variety of roles from Growth roles, Product & Technology, Support & Specialist and Executive roles. Meet our recruiters as they share more on what they love about recruiting, tips on what they look for in job candidates, and how to make your application stand out!
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September 9, 2021
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Co-op terms at Bench offer the opportunity to make a real world impact on clients and other Benchmates with your work — allowing for an unparalleled learning experience. We recruit co-ops for a variety of roles in Accounting Operations, Client Success, Sales, and Bench Tax. Every journey is unique and we wanted to share some of the stories from our current co-op students, and previous co-ops who are now full-time Benchmates:
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An Inside Look at the Co-op Experience at Bench.
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Bench is Supportive, accomodations, open communications.

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No cons, they truly are a great employer
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Diversity & Inclusion at Bench Accounting

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Diversity Programs & Initiatives

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...There's a lot of internal promotion, the company has taken genuine and extensive action in working to better it's diversity, equity and inclusion, and you get the opportunity to really help people in the course of working here....Read More

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Bench Accounting Interviews

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Employee Referral2%
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    Way over the top. For a low-paying, entry-level position in the midst of a hiring frenzy, we had 3-4 phases of interviews including take-home assignments. Didn't achieve anything that a single 1-hour interview couldn't. Ridiculous.
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Bench Accounting Awards & Accolades

  • Canada's Best Employers for Recent GraduatesThe Globe and Mail2017
  • Canada's Top 50 FinTech CompaniesDigital Finance Institute2019
  • Vancouver's Best Tech CompanyGeorgia Straight2019
  • Deloitte Technology Fast 50Deloitte2018
  • Bench bookkeeping service raises $18 million in fundingTechCrunch2018

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What is health insurance like at Bench Accounting?

...Great Health insurance, and vacation time...

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