Tax Specialist
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Job Overview
Company: Robert Half Finance & Accounting
Location: CA-BRITISH COLUMBIA-Vancouver
Base Pay: 80,000 CAD - 85,000 CAD /Year
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: 05060-0011244376
Job Description
Ref ID: 05060-0011244376

Classification: Tax Analyst/Manager/Director

Compensation: $80000.00 to $85000.00 yearly

Our Vancouver client is a privately-owned company headquartered in Vancouver that provides high-quality accounting and administrative services to hedge funds, private equity funds, and other investment funds in Canada, the United States and internationally. Our client is current looking to hire a Tax Specialist to join their growing team.


Reporting to the VP Finance, key responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
- Managing the tax filings for a portfolio of clients
- Coordination of the annual reporting process, ensuring the timely preparation, accuracy and completeness of calculations and tax filings for partnerships and trusts
- Preparation and review of distribution calculations for trusts
- Preparation and distribution to investors of relevant tax slips
- Preparation of annual GST SLFI filings for investment limited partnerships and trusts
- Coordinating with the Fund Accounting Teams to ensure appropriate reporting of taxes and tax-related disclosures
- Manage all income tax audits as conducted by various tax authorities
- Ensure all applicable withholding taxes are correctly and timely withheld and the relevant compliance reporting timely filed
- Actively look for areas within the tax function where improved efficiencies, processes and/or cost savings can be achieved
- Other projects as assigned
Job Requirements
- CPA Designation
- 3-5 years of directly related experience with increasing levels of responsibility, in a client-facing role
- Completion of CICA In-Depth Tax Courses Levels I and II; completion of Level III an asset
- Solid knowledge and experience in Canadian corporate, partnership and trust income tax
- Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
- Strong analytical, and problem-solving skills
- Ability to multi-task in an efficient and controlled manner
- Ability to work independently through complex issues and apply professional judgement
- Ability to meet deadlines and prioritize a demanding workload
- Effective decision maker
- Self-starter
- Understanding of foreign taxes, specifically the US, an asset
- Private equity and hedge fund accounting experience

If you are interested in this role, please email your resume to Dushyanthi Krishna at [Click Here to Email Your Resume], quoting job number 05060-0011244376.

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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