Manager, Tax

Location: Kelowna, British Columbia


Crowe MacKay LLP is a vibrant team of Chartered Professional Accountants with nine offices across Northern and Western Canada. We believe strong relationships are the cornerstone to success and strive to create innovative solutions for our clients. Crowe MacKay LLP is built on a foundation of diverse talent, delivering expert advice across a spectrum of industries and organizations.


Our Kelowna office is currently seeking a full-time 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.


  • 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
  • Responsible for managing client relationships, winning new work and managing quality of work completed
  • Mentor and coach other managers and junior staff


  • CPA designation (CGA, CMA, CA)
  • Completed, enrolled in or willing to enroll in the CICA In-Depth Tax Course
  • Minimum of 4-5 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 an asset
  • Experience in a paperless environment considered an asset
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with changing deadlines

Want to join our Team? Send us your cover letter outlining why you believe you are our successful candidate along with a copy of your resume via email to with Manager –Tax in the subject line. Crowe MacKay offers a competitive salary and benefits package. Please note only successful candidates will be contacted for an interview.


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