• Junior Accountant, US Corporate Tax

    Job Locations CA-QC-Montreal
    Posted Date 2 months ago(4/6/2018 2:24 PM)
    Job ID
    # Positions
    Job Type
    Full Time
    Years of Experience
    Job Industry
    Accounting and Auditing Services, Business and Professional Services
  • About Us

    BDO. Because relationships matter.
    There are many world-class accounting & advisory firms. Far fewer that offer a culture so rich in professional opportunity, personal fulfillment, and long-term growth. At BDO, we understand that exceptional service to our clients begins – and ends – with exceptional regard for our people. Because at its core, our business is not about numbers or spreadsheets, dollars or pence, but about people working with, for, and in service of others. In short, because relationships matter.

    Job Description (EN)

    Position Summary

    BDO Canada LLP is looking to hire a Junior Accountant, US Corporate Tax to be part of our National US Corporate Tax Services Group located in the Montreal office.


    In conjunction with their manager and other team members, the Junior Accountant, US Corporate Tax is responsible for working with managers and other team members on tax compliance and consulting engagements with a focus on US taxation for a broad client base In an environment of continuous learning, the incumbent carries out the completion of work projects and assignments under the direct supervision of their manager or another more experienced team member.


    Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities

    • Assists US Tax Group Staff Accountants and Managers (as required)
    • Conducts and documents related tax research (as required)
    • Corresponds with Internal Revenue Service and State taxation authorities
    • Interacts with internal and external clients of the US Tax Group
    • Prepares tax provisions
    • Prepares US corporation and partnership returns
    • Prepares various US and Canadian foreign reporting forms and information slips
    • Reviews and responds to related tax notices

    Education and Professional Skills/Knowledge

    • Postsecondary education in accounting and/or tax
    • Working towards a CPA designation preferred (Canadian or U.S.)
    • One or more years of experience in an accounting or tax role
    • Strong oral and written communication skills in French and in English
    • Excellent knowledge of MS Office
    • Knowledge of GoSystems RS, GoFileRoom, TaxPrep and CaseWare an asset
    • Motivated and diligent in maintaining current technical knowledge in the area of U.S. Tax
    • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
    • Strong interpersonal skills
    • Ability to prioritize workloads and the flexibility to manage multiple tasks and deadlines
    • Ability to work extra hours as required

    Why Work for BDO?

    • BDO is the 5th largest accounting and advisory firm in the world, with a second-to-none international affiliation of co-branded firms
    • Leading US practice in Canadian mid-market and Montreal
    • At BDO, we consider our people to be our most valuable asset; we offer the opportunity to grow and develop in an innovative and collaborative environment.
    • We offer an unmatched degree of flexibility to help you professionally and personally succeed
    • We provide competitive salaries, a flexible benefits package and a matching RRSP option
    • Opportunity to work with like-minded individuals to support career development
    • BDO is actively involved in our communities by supporting local charity initiatives, FCC’s “Drive Away Hunger”, Children’s Miracle Network and United Way  

    Our vision

    To be the best professional services firm in the mid-market.




    Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
    Share on your newsfeed