Line of Service
Entrepreneurial & Private Business (EPB) - General
Job Description & Summary
A career in our Tax Compliance Services practice, within Tax services, will provide you with the opportunity to help our clients meet and manage their tax obligations across unique but ever changing tax specialties. You’ll advise clients on their local and overseas tax affairs, while acting as a strategic consultant related to business analysis, managing indirect taxes, dispute resolution, and global enterprise tax solutions.
Our team helps our clients with compliance across all taxes, statutory accounting and complex tax reporting. You’ll focus on bookkeeping and monthly reporting, drafting, auditing and filing of local statutory financial statements, and transaction processing.
To really stand out and make us ﬁt for the future in a constantly changing world, each and every one of us at PwC needs to be an authentic and inclusive leader, at all grades/levels and in all lines of service. To help us achieve this we have the PwC Professional; our global leadership development framework. It gives us a single set of expectations across our lines, geographies and career paths, and provides transparency on the skills we need as individuals to be successful and progress in our careers, now and in the future.
As an Associate, you’ll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. PwC Professional skills and responsibilities for this management level include but are not limited to:
- Invite and provide evidence-based feedback in a timely and constructive manner.
- Share and collaborate effectively with others.
- Work with existing processes/systems whilst making constructive suggestions for improvements.
- Validate data and analysis for accuracy and relevance.
- Follow risk management and compliance procedures.
- Keep up-to-date with technical developments for business area.
- Communicate confidently in a clear, concise and articulate manner - verbally and in written form.
- Seek opportunities to learn about other cultures and other parts of the business across the Network of PwC firms.
- Uphold the firm’s code of ethics and business conduct.
Accountant - Private Company Services
As a key member of the team, you will be responsible for developing relationships with existing clients and forging new ones in order to exceed their expectations. You will manage the relationship throughout the assignment and ensure proactive and professional communication with key stakeholders. You will contribute to the overall effectiveness of the team by seeking feedback, collaborating with your peers and demonstrating a positive attitude and approach to your work. You will be committed to continuous learning and self-development.
Your work will be primarily:
Preparing financial statements from source documentation for investment holding companies and operating companies
Compilation of client information and working paper file preparation, including preparing reconciliations and continuity schedules.
Drafting complete financial statements and related notes
Preparation of Corporate income tax returns
Preparation of other tax reporting forms (T5, T4, GST)
Following-up on Notices of (Re) Assessments
Preparing Notice to Readers and working through Review Engagements
An interest in upskilling for a digital world and technology trends, an openness to learning new tools and adapting how you work.
Accounting diploma or degree from a College or University
1-3 years’ accounting experience
Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to liaise with clients at a professional level and their advisors (brokers, lawyers)
Solid accounting skills, including accounting for investments and stock portfolios and understanding of ASPE
Sound knowledge of Canadian corporate tax
Good organizational skills and an ability to prioritize and multi task
Ability to work in a consistently fast-paced environment and to meet tight deadlines
Excellent attention to detail and accuracy of work
Ability to manage client deliverables (financial statements and tax returns)
Computer software knowledge and experience (Excel, Quickbooks, Simply Accounting, Caseware, Sage and Tax Prep)
Proactive and takes ownership for self-development
Can work independently and critically think through and resolve issues
This is an entry level position, open to recent graduates
Bilingual French and English
Why you’ll love working for PwC
We want you to love every (if not, almost every) minute of your career, having said this, we get it. Each life stage we go through comes with a new set of priorities and demands. This is why we support you through a range of financial and non-financial rewards and benefits, so regardless of your situation, there’s something for everyone.
Leading benefits for our permanent staff include:
A competitive compensation package
Sponsored investments, pensions and saving plans with matching firm contributions
PwC FlexBenefits, for personalised medical & dental coverage, including enhanced mental health benefit
Every day recognition and real time appreciation through our rewards and recognition program
Dress for your day with our flexible dress environment
Health, wellness and fitness perks
Family-friendly benefits, including maternity and parental leave policies and support networks to help you prepare for your successful return to work
Back-up child and elder care support
Career defining project work and international experience
Development opportunities including learning on the job, formal learning, learning from others and access to “Vantage” our digital learning system
Award winning programs including “Women in Leadership” and “Enhanced Pursuit Program”
A coach to help develop skills, diversify experiences and achieve career aspirations
See how you can create your future at PwC:
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PwC is committed to building a diverse workforce representative of the communities we serve. We encourage and are pleased to consider all qualified candidates, without regard to race, colour, citizenship, religion, sex, marital / family status, sexual orientation, gender identity, aboriginal status, age, disability or persons who may require an accommodation, to apply.