Bilingual Accountant/Business Analyst
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Job Overview
Company: Robert Half Finance & Accounting
Location: CA-ALBERTA-Calgary
Base Pay: N/A
Employee Type: Full-Time Employee
Industry: Other Great Industries
Manages Others: Not Specified
Job Type: Accounting
Req'd Education: Not Specified
Req'd Experience: Not Specified
Req'd Travel: Not Specified
Relocation Covered: Not Specified
Contact: Recruiter
Phone: Not Available
Fax: Not Available
Ref ID: 05000-0011208460
Job Description
Ref ID: 05000-0011208460

Classification: Tax Sr. - Corporate

Compensation: DOE

Our client, one of Canada’s top up-and-coming tech companies is looking to add a Bilingual Accountant/Business Analyst to their Calgary team.

The Bilingual Accountant/Business Analyst will work as a member of the product development team to help create quality tax software products by researching and implementing tax legislation and government form changes, converting customer requests into new product features and working with our engineering team to meet federal and provincial government tax software certification requirements. The analyst will leverage his/her existing knowledge and experience in accounting or tax preparation to help develop exceptional tax software that meets the needs of Canadian professional tax preparers.

Responsibilities include:

Identifying, analyzing, and accurately updating tax calculations and forms within the software
Creating detailed tax calculation specifications for the engineering team
Working with federal/provincial government to certify tax products
Applying accounting/income tax knowledge to develop and execute new features
Testing a variety of tax calculations/user interface/form display changes
Participating in the development and documentation of key operational processes and checklists, and product specifications
Working with support representatives to resolve escalated issues and dealing directly with clients, as needed
Job Requirements
Expertise and Qualifications

Bilingual proficiency (English and French) is mandatory
An accounting designation (CPA) or equivalent tax accounting experience is preferred
Preference will be given to candidates with experience in preparing TP1, CO-17, TP-646 or Québec filing experience
Tax legislation and/or accounting knowledge
Small business/income tax knowledge
Strong organizational skills, with careful attention to detail when reporting issues
Positive attitude and a desire to learn and grow
Strong technical knowledge of Windows operating systems and network environments
Solid investigative, research and analytical skills
Excellent communication skills within the team and when talking to clients
Excellent strategy skills, including creating specification/test plans

Please note, Client will help with any relocation costs.

To apply for this position, please contact Mark Hogan at [Click Here to Email Your Resume]. Please reference job order number 05000-0011208460

Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine’s list of “World's Most Admired Companies” since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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