BDO Tax Manager in Guelph, Ontario
BDO. Because relationships matter.
There are many world-class accounting 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.
The BDO office in Guelph has a fantastic opportunity for the right person as a Tax Manager to support the local office, and the tax needs of offices in the nearby area. We are seeking a Tax Specialist with in-depth knowledge of tax related matters (compliance, planning, reorganizations, etc), and has prior exposure to a variety of industries. The successful candidate must lead by example, and have a combination of technical, analytical and organizational skills. This will be a progressive position with opportunities for professional development and advancement (including the opportunity for partnership in the future).
Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities:
Applies specialized knowledge to anticipate, identify and address tax issues relevant to the client’s business
Domestic Tax assignments which may include providing clients with advice on policy and tax changes, and developing proactive tax strategies
Assignments also include complex tax return preparation, compliance work and review of corporate and personal tax returns
Provides both technical and project management leadership to team members for Domestic Tax projects or assignments, and has responsibility for maintaining quality control standards
Develops and/or maintains positive client relationships
Effective communication with our clients and with our partners and staff on tax matters
Provides coaching and training to other staff members
Completes formal project/team performance reviews or give input to reviewers on team members
Occasional travel to various BDO offices and client sites can be expected in this role
Education and Professional Skills/Knowledge:
Minimum 3 years of tax experience
Experience and expertise in Domestic Tax
Successful completion (or nearing the end of completion) of the CPA Canada In-Depth Tax Courses, or equivalent
Accountable to act as a leader in the Firm, continually focused on employee engagement
Business development acumen
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Developed oral and written communication skills
Excellent interpersonal skills
Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks
Why Work for BDO?
BDO is the 5th largest accounting firm in the world
At BDO we consider our people to be our most valuable asset; we offer competitive salaries, a flexible benefits package and a matching RRSP option
BDO offers flexible work arrangements
Opportunity to work with like-minded individuals to support career development
On-going training and educational opportunities (Internal and external courses are available both at a National and Local office level)
CPA recognized Professional Development opportunities (we host annual manager conferences, WebEx’s, regular conference calls, tax updates, etc)
BDO is actively involved in our communities by supporting local charity initiatives, FCC’s “Drive Away Hunger”, Children’s Miracle Network and United Way
One Firm engaged to make a difference through valued relationships with our people, clients and communities.
System ID: 2016-4020
Job Type (EN): Full Time
Job Industry (Choose up to 3 industries) (EN): Accounting and Auditing Services