• Manager - Tax

    Job Locations CA-AB-Red Deer | CA-AB-Red Deer County
    Posted Date 4 months ago(8/1/2018 3:38 PM)
    Job ID
    # Positions
    Job Type
    Full Time
    Years of Experience
    Job Industry
    Accounting and Auditing Services, Business and Professional Services
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    Job Description (EN)


    Our Taxation Services team in Red Deer is presently looking for a Tax Manager who will be involved in complex tax engagements. Our team focuses on providing customized solutions and plans for clients to achieve their business and strategic objectives and to guide them through the execution.

    Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities

    • Contribute to consulting and tax compliance mandates for a varied client base, while working closely with the Tax Services team, the Financial Advisory Services team and the Assurance and Accounting team
    • Utilize your sound understanding of Canadian taxation concepts to efficiently apply your knowledge of taxation to situations affecting our clients
    • Develop and apply innovative tax planning ideas through timely delivery of products and services that meet and go beyond the client's expectations
    • Propose practical and innovative solutions to the fiscal situation of the client and draw the relevant conclusions
    • Establish and maintain long term relationships with the clients
    • Take it upon yourself to widen your knowledge base and share it with your peers in order to develop your own professional expertise and improve service delivery
    • Identify opportunities to market tax planning services and other special services
    • Encourage communication between members of the team and efficiently supervise junior team members
    • Contribute to building a stable, flexible and teamwork-oriented environment that favors personal growth and professional development
    • Participate in the national initiatives of the Firm

    Education and Professional Skills/Knowledge

    • Canadian Professional Accounting Designation (CPA, CA, CGA, CMA)
    • Specialized tax training (Master’s Degree in Tax or CPA In-Depth Tax Course)
    • A minimum of four years’ experience in Canadian taxation
    • Ability to develop, manage and maintain client relationships
    • Previous managerial and/or supervisory experience
    • Strong interpersonal skills
    • Strong oral and written communications skills
    • Strong computer skills and experience with MS Office Suite, Caseware/Caseview and TaxPrep

    Why Work for BDO?

    • BDO is the 5th largest accounting and advisory firm in the world
    • 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

    One Firm, engaged to make a difference through valued relationships with our people, clients and communities.




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