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Private Company Services, Accounting, Manager

PwC
Reference ID: 69399WD

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Line of Service

Tax

Industry/Sector

Not Applicable

Specialism

Entrepreneurial & Private Business (EPB) - General

Management Level

Manager

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.

Responsibilities

As a Manager, 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:
  • Proactively assist in the management of a portfolio of clients, while reporting to Senior Managers and above
  • Be involved in the financial management of clients
  • Be actively involved in business development activities to help identify and research opportunities on new/existing clients
  • Contribute to the development of your own and team's technical acumen
  • Develop strategies to solve complex technical challenges
  • Assist in the management and delivering of large projects
  • Train, coach, and supervise staff
  • Keep up to date with local and national business and economic issues
  • Continue to develop internal relationships and your PwC brand


  • Your work will be primarily:

  • Managing interpersonal relations and building the morale of the team
  • Reviewing completed financial statements and related notes
  • Reviewing personal and corporate tax returns and other information returns and related correspondence
  • Providing assistance to clients with payroll, GST and other related compliance
  • Ensuring that all work is completed and documented in accordance with our prescribed standards and billed in a timely manner
  • Developing the knowledge of junior team members by sharing best practices, providing coaching and instructing of courses
  • Continuously communicating with the Partners with respect to engagement progress
  • Maintaining existing client relationship and developing other relationships in the community


  • Requirements:

  • Undergraduate degree in Accounting or related field
  • Canadian CPA designation or equivalent
  • 5+ years of relevant experience in public accounting
  • Strong understanding of Accounting Standards for Private Enterprises.
  • Strong knowledge in Canadian personal and corporate income taxes for private companies.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Word. Experience with Quickbooks, Simply Accounting, Google, Caseware and Tax Prep an asset.
  • Excellent organizational skills, a positive attitude and an ability to work effectively under pressure are desirable.
  • Highly developed prioritization and project management skills and highly efficient at multitasking with a high attention to detail.
  • Exceptional communicator and team player.
  • Commitment to excellence and personal investment; passion for excellent client service.
  • A proven leader with developed business development and entrepreneurial skills.
  • Strong analytical capacity, sound business sense and creative mind that have earned a reputation of providing excellence in client service.
  • Demonstrates integrity, ethical decision-making and behaviours that build trust across teams and with clients
  • Manages a significant portfolio of clients that vary in size and scope, and acts as the main point of contact for internal and external clients.
  • Builds trust and independently manages client relationships. Builds a deep understanding of clients' business and needs.
  • Seeks out opportunities for innovation, and will consult with colleagues and stakeholders, also acts as champions for new processes
  • Coaches and develops staff on engagements


  • This role does not support the completion of the Canadian CPA designation.

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    Travel Requirements

    Up to 40%

    Available for Work Visa Sponsorship?

    No

    Government Clearance Required?

    No

    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: June 25, 2019
    Closes: August 24, 2019