Senior Accountant, Expatriate Tax

Recruiter
MNP
Location
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
16 Sep 2020
Closes
17 Sep 2020
Ref
7615
Job role
Accountant, Tax
Experience level
Qualified accountant
DIFFERENT BY DESIGN

At MNP we pride ourselves on being different - it's our entrepreneurial drive that sets us apart. It's the same drive that's helped us become Canada's fastest growing national firm. We foster collaboration, value your ideas, promote based on talent, live balanced lifestyles and make time for FUN. We are one firm, one team, collaborating to support you wherever you want to take your career.

Join the momentum. We are seeking a Senior Accountant for our growing Expatriate Tax team. Providing the highest level of excellence, MNP is a leading national accounting, tax and business consulting firm in Canada. Our Tax team works with individuals and organizations in the public, private and not-for-profit sectors providing comprehensive strategies that minimize risk, meet tax compliance and reporting requirements, drive efficiencies and maximize returns. Specifically, our Expatriate Tax/Global Mobility Services team provides businesses and their employees with taxation advice regarding domestic and foreign assignments to meet compliance and help mitigate their risk. Also, our team provides a variety of cross-border tax consulting and compliance services for high-net worth individuals.

YOUR ROLE @ MNP

Performance Expectations
  • Provide efficient and effective U.S. and Canadian tax services to a broad base of clients
  • Identify and analyze client needs through initial interviewing and information gathering
  • Research and identify a variety of tax issues and assist in implementing tax planning strategies for clients
  • Successfully maintain on-going positive relations with clients and develop new client relationships
  • Provide strong leadership and direction to junior team members

Credentials
  • Canadian Chartered Accountant designation (CPA or CA), U.S. Certified Public Accountant designation (CPA) or other professional accounting designations with experience will be a strong asset
  • One to three years of work experience in Canadian and U.S. cross-border personal tax consulting and/or compliance
  • Experience using software such as CaseWare, ProSystem and Taxprep would be an asset
  • An interest in specializing in tax

Core Competencies and Personal Characteristics
  • Integrity - professional whose honesty, integrity, confidentiality and high ethical standards contributes to effective leadership and optimal business relationships
  • Energy - displays enthusiasm, optimism, drive and passion while maintaining a high level of productivity and a balanced lifestyle
  • Diversity - understands the importance of different backgrounds, perspectives and experiences and is respectful of individual differences
  • Communication - effectively expresses ideas and conveys information in business writing, conversations and interactions with others
  • Client Service Excellence - understands the importance of quality client service by being courteous, responding to client requests in a timely manner and monitoring satisfaction
  • Teamwork & Relationship Development - works collaboratively with team members in order to achieve a common goal and develops, maintains and strengthens relationships with others, both inside and outside the Firm
  • Accountability - takes responsibility for one's own performance by setting clear goals and tracking progress against those goals; is highly organized and uses personal judgement and decision making
  • Flexibility - effectively manages multiple assignments, adapts to changing priorities and is able to work independently or as part of a team


YOUR REWARDS @ MNP

More than a paycheque, MNP delivers. You'll be empowered to share your ideas, take on new challenges and advance your career.

Join a diverse firm committed to maintaining its unique culture and fostering a balanced lifestyle. MNP offers benefits that allow you to thrive at work and outside the office! You can expect: generous paid time off including 4 personal days, firm sponsored FUN social events, a group pension plan with 4% matching contribution, client and team member referral bonuses, a wellness subsidy, health and dental benefits, work-life flexibility, exclusive access to a variety of perks and discounts, professional development assistance, learning opportunities through MNP University, a flexible dress for your day environment and more!