Senior Technician - Tax (TAX125)

November 6 2017
Industries Energy
Categories Accounting technician
Longueuil, QC

Role and Responsibilities

Reporting to the Senior Director – Tax, the successful candidate will work closely with the other members of the company's tax team.

Main responsibilities will include:

CANADIAN TAX COMPLIANCE

  • Prepare and/or review Canadian tax declarations (T5013, T2, T3, T5, etc.) for the company and its subsidiaries (over 100 entities);
  • Analyze and file notices of assessment;
  • Participate to the preparation of the company's long-term tax financial forecasts;
  • Prepare various relevant tax calculations (such as preparing the adjusted cost base calculations of the partnership interests);
  • Follow-up on the payments of the company's tax instalments;
  • Coordinate the registration and the maintenance of accesses to the electronic services provided by tax authorities;
  • Collaborate to the tax compliance efforts with respect to indirect taxes, transfer prices and others.

IFRS TAX ACCOUNTING

  • Assist the accounting team in the preparation of financial statements by preparing the quarterly and annual tax provisions;
  • Facilitate and coordinate the work of external auditors for the calculations of the company's annual tax provision.

INTERNATIONAL TAX COMPLIANCE

  • Follow-up with external consultants on the preparation of tax declarations, various tax forms and other tax obligations of the foreign subsidiaries;
  • Prepare tools to ensure the respect of tax compliance obligations in jurisdictions outside Canada.

GENERAL

  • Carry out tax research as requested and in order to fulfill the position's responsibilities;
  • Ensure tax compliance mandates given to external consultants are carried out correctly;
  • Stay informed of all tax changes related to the company's sector of activities;
  • Participate to the correct performance of tax audits.

Profile

  • Dynamic and proactive, with very strong organizational and time-management skills;
  • Sound business judgement and strong analytical skills;
  • Strong work ethic, highly meticulous and responsible;
  • Professional who strives for excellence and wants to learn;
  • Ability to dive into details when required and to also summarize efficiently;
  • Comfortable with teamwork.

Professional Requirements

  • Relevant University or College Degree;
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in tax;
  • Proficiency in Taxprep, Excel and other Windows software;
  • Proficiency in French and English, written and spoken.
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