Private Company Services, Senior Accountant
Reference ID: 61035WD
Proactively assist in the management of several clients, while reporting to Managers and aboveTrain and lead staffEstablish effective working relationships directly with clientsContribute to the development of your own and team's technical acumenKeep up to date with local and national business and economic issuesBe actively involved in business development activities to help identify and research opportunities on new/existing clients Continue to develop internal relationships and your PwC brand
Line of Service
Entrepreneurial & Private Business (EPB) - General
Job Description & Summary
A career in our Tax Compliance Services practice, within Tax services, will provide you with the opportunity to help our clients meet and manage their tax obligations across unique but ever changing tax specialties. You'll advise clients on their local and overseas tax affairs, while acting as a strategic consultant related to business analysis, managing indirect taxes, dispute resolution, and global enterprise tax solutions.
Our team helps our clients with compliance across all taxes, statutory accounting and complex tax reporting. You'll focus on bookkeeping and monthly reporting, drafting, auditing and filing of local statutory financial statements, and transaction processing.
As a Senior Associate, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers with extensive consulting and industry experience, helping our clients solve their complex business issues from strategy to execution. Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Your work will be primarily:
Preparing financial statements from source documentation for investment holding companies and operating companies;Compilation of client information and working paper file preparation;Drafting complete financial statements and related notes;Preparing personal and corporate tax returns and other information.Year-end tax planning for corporate groups and their shareholdersSupervising and coaching junior staff and reviewing their work where applicable.Following-up on Notices of (Re) Assessments and other CRA correspondence as required;Preparing various tax election forms;Preparing memos to file and other correspondence, as required;Researching, as required.To develop strong relationships with high net worth individuals and their families
Accounting diploma or degree from a College or UniversityCPA designation or equivalent would be a benefit but not required 3-5 years experience p lanning and executing review engagements in accordance with Generally Accepted Review Standards in addition to preparation of financial statement in accordance with Accounting Standards for Private Enterprises Fundamental financial accounting and tax knowledgeSound knowledge of preparing Canadian personal and corporate income tax returnsSolid technical research capabilities in both accounting and tax (i.e., quantitative analytical skills with an emphasis on writing skills)Proficient with Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Word. Experience with Caseware, Tax Prep, Google, QuickBooks, Sage and Simply Accounting is considered an assetTakes ownership for own work's quality, compliance and technical accuracyGood report writing skillsGood organizational skills and a positive attitudeAbility to work in a consistently fast-paced environment and to meet tight deadlinesMature self-starter who possesses the intellectual curiosity to delve beyond the surface of a particular issue; self-motivated problem solverEffective communicator and team playerSolid analytical capacity, sound business sense and creative mind that have earned a reputation of providing excellence in client serviceProactive and takes ownership for developmentClearly communicates efficiently and professionally to internal peers, other team members, and external clients on a daily basis, via written and oral communicationsAdapts communication style to the level of the targeted audience. Also communicates complex information or issues in a clear and credible mannerAble to coach team members on engagements
This role does not support completion of the Canadian CPA designation.
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Government Clearance Required?
Job Posting End Date
PwC is committed to building a diverse workforce representative of the communities we serve. We encourage and are pleased to consider all qualified candidates, without regard to race, colour, citizenship, religion, sex, marital / family status, sexual orientation, gender identity, aboriginal status, age, disability or persons who may require an accommodation, to apply.
Posted: May 19, 2019
Closes: July 18, 2019