Manager or Senior Manager - Tax

Location: Kelowna, British Columbia
Our Kelowna office is currently seeking a full-time Manager or Senior Manager to join our Tax Group. The successful candidate will report to the Tax partners and will be a career-focused individual that is excited to join a growth-oriented, entrepreneurial firm.

Responsibilities

  • Offer tax compliance and planning services to a variety of clients including corporations, partnerships, and trusts
  • Manage and review tax files and engagements independently and effectively
  • Research tax issues and prepare internal and external memorandums
  • Liaise with tax authorities on tax audits and appeals
  • Leads complex engagements, managing the business relationship with a focus on high-value, quality tax advice and seeks to expand services to client
  • Recognizes client issues and risk tolerance and provides appropriate firm services
  • Demonstrate understanding of client’s industry, marketplace, business trends and technical and industry developments, key performance drivers and proven ability to communicate such to the client
  • Identify and resolve accounting and tax issues
  • Successfully delegate to all levels of staff
  • Provide guidance and training for staff members to enhance their career development within the firm
  • Foster positive working relationships with client personnel, co-workers
  • Manage client relationships, winning new work
  • Mentor and coach other managers and junior staff

Qualifications

  • CPA designation 
  • Completed, enrolled in or willing to enroll in the CICA In-Depth Tax Course
  • Minimum of 5+ years of Public Practice experience in the tax specialty 
  • Prior experience in owner-managed private company work considered an asset
  • Excellent project management, time management, and leadership skills
  • An innovative thinker, comfortable in a team and client-focused environment
  • Self-starter, able to work independently
  • Strong interpersonal, technical, and communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to multi-task and work under pressure
  • Strong commitment to excellence and attention to detail
  • Problem solver with solid analytical skills
  • Experience in CaseWare/Caseview and TaxPrep considered an asset
  • Experience in a paperless environment considered an asset
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with changing deadlines

Company Overview

Our Kelowna office specializes in audits, bookkeeping, tax services and financial consulting for a diverse group of industries including: aviation, technology and innovation, wineries, health care professionals and owner-managed businesses. We are a dynamic firm with a commitment to creating an environment of success, both for our team and our clients.

Your Journey at Crowe MacKay

At Crowe MacKay, you have the opportunity to deliver innovative solutions to today’s complex business issues. We strive to provide a range of financial services to a diverse array of business. Our business has grown to nine offices in northern and western Canada not only because we deliver consistently exceptional service, but because we attract employees at all levels who are passionate about their work and have been recognized as an employer of choice. With over 50 years of expertise we continue to create lasting value. Come grow with us! 

To Apply

Send us your cover letter outlining why you believe you are our successful candidate along with a copy of your resume via email to Kel.Resume@crowemackay.ca with Senior Manager - Tax in the subject line.

Please note, only successful candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Crowe MacKay is an equal opportunity employer and is dedicated to creating a diverse environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment.

Our Benefits

At Crowe MacKay, we know that great people are what make a great firm. We value our people and offer employees a comprehensive benefits package.

Learn more about what working at Crowe MacKay can do for you.

More About Crowe MacKay

Crowe MacKay is committed to giving back to the communities in which we live and work. Not only are we involved in charitable organizations as a firm, but we support and encourage our employees to volunteer in their communities as well. We firmly believe that a strong community creates endless opportunities for education, employment, and increased quality of living. Crowe MacKay services clients worldwide as an independent member of Crowe Global, one of the largest global accounting networks in the world. The network consists of more than 200 independent accounting and advisory services firms in more than 130 countries around the world.