Senior Tax Manager – Markham

  • Company:
    Great Connections Employment Services
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    21 hours ago
  • Category:
    Accounting / Banking

Job Title :
Senior Tax Manager
Location :
Markham
Start Date :
3/2/2016
Type :
Direct hire
Created :
3/2/2016
Salary :
Senior Tax Manager
Senior Tax Manager (Tax Specialist)
Our client requires an experienced tax professional to help lead the firm’s tax practice and support the needs of our Assurance partners and our growing client base. This tax position will provide exposure to a broad spectrum of tax issues at a fairly high level and significant progression opportunity for someone that has the motivation and potential to become a Tax Partner.
Our tax practice specializes in tax planning for our diverse client base consisting predominantly of Canadian controlled Private Corporations and their families. In addition, we support a network of international accounting/consulting firms and their clients with cross- border tax expertise.
Description of the position:
The successful candidate will assume the role of leader of the firm’s tax practice and be responsible for the following: 
Research tax issues and prepare internal and external memorandum
Plan and execute estate/succession plans and corporate re-organization strategies
Identify and implement other tax planning opportunities within our client base
Perform tax due diligence related to acquisitions and divestitures
Assist with complex tax compliance related work (relatively small role)
Educate the accounting staff and assist other members of the firm with tax matters
Build and develop relationships with the ownership and management of clients
Maintain the highest standards with respect to current legislation and on-going changes within the tax profession
 
Profile of the ideal candidate:
The ideal candidate should possess the following characteristics:
Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) or similar designation
At least 8 years’ total experience in tax relevant to CCPC’s and their owners
Completed or near completed the CICA In depth tax courses
Excellent written and oral communication skills and strong organizational skills
Working knowledge of the Income Tax Act and some working knowledge of the Excise Tax Act and Goods and Services tax. 
 
Above all, the candidate must truly enjoy working in taxation.
Annual salary to be negotiated based on relevant experience and additional qualifications. We guarantee a competitive remuneration package.
 
About Our client: It is a professional services firm located in Markham. Established in 1953, the firm provides assurance, tax, accounting and advisory services to clients in various industries and of all nature and size including individuals, owner-managed businesses, corporations, partnerships and large private companies. The firm is a certified CA Training Office (CATO) and is a member of an international association of independent accounting, tax, business valuation and consulting firms.