Posted 3 months ago

Role

  • Principal focus on various tax and compliance engagements
  • Responsibilities:
    • Preparation and review of personal, corporate and trust income tax returns along with other tax elections
    • Assist with corporate reorganizations, estate planning, cross-border transactions and other tax planning initiatives Preparation of all work papers to support income tax return filings
    • Assisting with government tax audits including analytical support, collection of information, preparation of responses and dealing directly with auditors
    • Providing ongoing technical support, coaching and mentoring for the professional development of junior staff
    • Assisting with the management of intermediate and junior staff
    • Correspond with clients and various government agencies to address tax compliance issues
    • Working closely with partners and other senior staff to develop and implement effective strategies and tax planning assignments for clients
    • Contribute to the development of new ideas and approaches to improve work processes
    • Establish relationships with clients and gain a solid understanding of their business
    • Play a key role in managing the processes and procedures during tax season
    • Build positive working relationships with clients and firm contacts
  • Other benefits
    • Flexible/remote working arrangements available
    • Obtain hours required for CPA designation
    • Firm covers cost of CPA courses and exams; paid study days; formal exam support program and training
    • Join firm group benefits plan
    • Phone/travel/meals/professional development/CPA dues/other paid by firm
    • Commission on clients introduced to firm
    • Two weeks’ vacation (three for successful CFE writers)
    • Various paid full and half working days at management discretion during the year (before holidays, after busy season, etc.)

Clearhouse LLP

  • Recently recognized as top performer by Canadian Accountant for growth in public company clients article here
  • Youthful, progressive, and rapid growth firm.
  • Embraces technology to enhance client assignments and firm management.
  • Current staff roster is 35+ and hiring is continuous. 
  • Large and expanding network contributing to 100% organic growth.
  • Just renovated modern 6,500 square foot office at 401/427 – Large office permits physical distancing as part of firm’s formal Covid-19 staff safety policies and protocols.

Successful candidates

  • 24 + months accounting experience
  • Working towards CPA designation
  • Working knowledge of CaseWare, QuickBooks and TaxPrep/Profile
  • Ability to complete engagements with limited supervision; support junior associates and co-ops; coordinate directly with clients and report to senior associates and managers
  • Strong understanding of a client-focused environment; including the ability to work to meet deadlines and manage concurrent engagements
  • Ability to identify and resolve engagement issues
  • Ability to develop and maintain positive and productive working relationships with clients, co-workers, and other firm contacts
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and organizational skills
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Strong work ethic and the ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Internally motivated, lifelong learner and desire to progress through organization

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