Main Job Description
Our client is looking for a strong career minded individual to join their growing Commodity Tax team.The firm is one of the largest firms in Canada with offices and opportunities available across the country. The Commodity Tax team provides advisory solutions regarding GST, PST, customs duties, employer health tax, workers' compensation and payroll taxes. Team members identify planning opportunities to help clients minimize their tax burden as well as fulfill compliance responsibilities and avoid penalties. When necessary, our team members negotiate with tax authorities on clients' behalf. We are currently seeking a Manager to manage multiple and challenging advisory engagements in a variety of industries and to contribute to the delivery of innovative tax planning ideas for our diverse clients. This position offers excellent opportunities for teaming, leadership, and career advancement to the right candidate.
Demonstrate an understanding of tax concepts and effectively apply tax knowledge to client situations. Manage and participate in recovery audits while maintaining effective client relationships. Develop and deliver responsive services and work products that meet and/or exceed client expectations. Identify and sell opportunities for refund and recovery services. Manage the work of client service team members. Participate in and contribute to attaining team goals. Thoroughly and accurately analyze information. Prepare practical and creative solutions to the client's tax situation and arrive at appropriate conclusions. Lead in developing recommendations and implementation plans and make informed decisions in complex and judgmental areas.
To qualify, candidates must have: -- a Bachelor's degree, preferably with an emphasis in Accounting, Finance, or a related field (an advanced degree in tax or law is highly desirable) -- a minimum of 5 years of relevant tax experience or equivalent experience in business or industry -- C.A. or C.G.A or C.M.A. designation -- broad exposure to provincial and federal taxation -- excellent managerial, organizational, and verbal/written communication skills
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