BDO Senior Accountant, Tax in Brandon, Manitoba

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.

Position Summary

Our BDO Brandon office is seeking a Senior Accountant, Tax to join our team. As the successful candidate, you will develop your professional accounting career while receiving unparalleled mentorship from our industry experts.

Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities

  • Collaborate on tax consulting and compliance engagements for a broad client base while working closely with the teams responsible for Client Tax Services, Financial Advisory Services and Assurance and Audit Services

  • Ability to apply efficiently and precisely Canadian tax skills to client situations

  • Collaborate with the tax authorities in examining and resolving issues

  • Identify opportunities and risks related to tax (SR&ED, indirect taxes, international tax, etc.) and closely work with experts in order to provide practical solutions to clients

  • Enhance and share knowledge with peers in order to develop personal professional skills and improve service delivery

  • Seek opportunities to sell tax planning and other special services and participate in the sales process

  • Provide a stable, flexible environment aimed at team work, encouraging personal and professional development

Education and Professional Skills/Knowledge

  • A minimum of three years of accounting experience, including audit and preparation of personal and corporate income tax returns

  • Enrollment in or completion of of CICA’s In Depth Course or a Master’s degree or diploma in tax

  • CPA-CA, CPA-CGA or CPA-CMA, an important asset

  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills

  • Strong oral and written communication skills in French and in English

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Multi-tasking with the ability to prioritize

  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office together with knowledge of Caseware and Taxprep softwares

Our Vision

One Firm engaged to make a difference through valued relationships with our people, clients and communities.

System ID: 2017-4647

Job Type (EN): Full Time

Job Industry (Choose up to 3 industries) (EN): Accounting and Auditing Services

External Company URL: www.bdo.ca