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Senior Tax Staff/Manager, People Advisory Services - Mobility (Expat Tax)

Calgary, AB
Full Time
7 days ago

Managing global workforces is increasingly complex. Our People Advisory Services practice provides high-quality compliance and advisory solutions to help our clients drive organization success through human capital. People Advisory Services encompasses Mobility, Global Employment Tax Services, Total Rewards, HR Performance Improvement and Immigration services.

The opportunity

We currently have an excellent career opportunity for Senior Tax Staff candidates in our Mobility tax team. Mobility services include Canadian and US personal income and social security tax compliance and advisory services; mobility policy design; executive compensation advice; employer tax advice; and global coordination. Using cutting-edge technology and working with team-oriented colleagues, the successful candidate will be responsible for assisting internationally mobile employees of our clients with their Canadian and US personal tax compliance. Our practice is one of the world's largest and has talented and innovative professionals dedicated to teamwork and exceptional client service. You'll be part of a team with a wide variety of experiences and a supportive environment.

Your key responsibilities

    • Prepare complex Canadian and US personal income tax returns • Review Canadian and US personal income tax returns • Analyze client tax data to determine appropriate and optimal Canadian and US filing positions • Respond to Canadian and US tax authority notices through various means of correspondence • Work directly with clients and build long term relationships • Conduct tax consultations to advise on Canadian and US tax implications of cross-border international assignments/business travel and/or relocations • Review estimated hypothetical tax withholding, tax estimates and tax equalization calculations • Provide guidance to clients on payroll withholding and payroll requirements • Research and draft emails/memos related to various tax topics • Contribute to the national education program by preparing and/or delivering tax technical material • Providing mentoring, coaching and formal feedback to junior team members • Leverage technology and automation to maximize productivity • Contribute to a flexible, collaborative, and team-oriented culture that fosters personal development

Skills and attributes for success

    • Excellent interpersonal, analytical, and problem-solving skills • Ability to proactively manage commitments in a fast-paced environment through effective prioritization and delegation • Commitment to learning in a tax technical environment • Excellent verbal and written communication skills • Ability to team and collaborate with a wide variety colleagues locally and in various overseas offices

To qualify for the role you must have

    • Post-secondary degree or diploma in business/accounting or a related field • Minimum two years of US and/or Canadian personal tax experience • Experience with developing junior team members through formal or informal methods • Experience working directly with clients/customers, ideally in a professional setting • Proficiency in Microsoft Office tools, particularly Excel

What we look for

Highly motivated individuals with excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to prioritize shifting workloads in a rapidly changing industry. An effective communicator, you'll be a confident team player that collaborates with people from various teams while looking to develop your career in a dynamic organization.

What working at EY offers

At EY, our Total Rewards package supports our commitment to creating a leading people culture - built on high-performance teaming - where everyone can achieve their potential and contribute to building a better working world for our people, our clients and our communities. It's one of the many reasons we repeatedly win awards for being a great place to work.

We offer a competitive compensation package where you'll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. In addition, our Total Rewards package allows you decide which benefits are right for you and which ones help you create a solid foundation for your future. Our Total Rewards package includes a comprehensive medical, prescription drug and dental coverage, a defined contribution pension plan, a great vacation policy plus firm paid days that allow you to enjoy longer long weekends throughout the year, statutory holidays and paid personal days (based on province of residence), and a range of exciting programs and benefits designed to support your physical, financial and social well-being. Plus, we offer:

    • Support and coaching from some of the most engaging colleagues in the industry • Learning opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that's right for you

About EY

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we're using the finance products, expertise and systems we've developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. Recognized as one of Canada's top employers, EY continually strives to be a great place to work and with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we'll make our ambition to be the best employer by 2020 a reality.

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

Make your mark. Apply today.

EY is committed to inclusiveness, equity and accessibility. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply.