Plan, scope and direct complex audit, review and compliance tax engagements, as well as budgeting, internal controls and financial/accounting transactions
Apply knowledge of Accounting Standards for Private Enterprise (ASPE); International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) knowledge is consider an asset
Mentor, motivate and coach team members towards professional and personal development by setting clear expectations, providing feedback and addressing performance issues promptly.
Conduct formal, written annual performance reviews.
Accept accountability for overall engagement completions and ensure all deadlines are communicated and met.
Respond to client requests, issues and concerns in a professional and timely manner, seeking guidance when necessary .
Monitor work-in-progress (WIP) and engagement budgets in accordance with WIP policy.
Analyze client tax data to determine appropriate and optimal filing positions, and to provide tax planning advice to clients.
Directing and controlling tax engagements.
Identify and recommend creative solutions to moderate tax issues.
Possess a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation.
2 years of experience post CPA designation; preference will be given to those who have experience working in a public accounting services Firm.
Experience working with accounting and tax software such as Caseware, Profile, and TaxPrep is preferred.
Strong computer literacy including effective working skills of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.