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As a lead member you will work closely with KPMG Partners on tax planning initiatives and requirements. Your organizational skills will enable you to direct the work of junior staff, including reviewing their work for accuracy and completeness. Additionally, you will research and prepare tax-planning strategies for our clients and take the lead on the preparation of tax returns. The ideal candidate sets the standard for junior staff, by providing ongoing support and opportunities for professional development.
What you will do:
Leading client engagements
Working closely with a Partner as a senior team member on tax planning work for clients
Planning and organizing teams for the preparation of tax returns and conducting and presenting tax research
Reviewing the work of junior staff for accuracy and completeness
Become part of the tax engagement team in servicing the planning and compliance needs of clients
Providing ongoing support and mentoring for the professional development of staff
Work with other office members in attracting new work to the firm
What you bring to this role:
Minimum 5-7 years specializing in Tax in a public accounting firm
Professional Accounting Designation
Completed, or nearly completed the CPA In-Depth Tax Course
Excellent people management skills
Highly motivated individual with a desire for growth
Excellent client service skills with the ability to understand the clients business
Dedication and motivation to achieve high standards of client service and professionalism in the performance of duties
Emphasizes on quality and adds value in their client offerings and services
Strong project management and organizational skills
Effectively manages conflicting demands and priorities
Gives others the opportunity to take on new tasks and responsibilities
Able to instill enthusiasm in others to achieve desired results
Able to provide persuasive and self-assured responses to challenging questions
Keys to your success:
Individuals who take deep personal accountability for their work, have a passion for excellence, driven to achieve their full potential and understand the value of building relationships with clients, future clients, their communities, the global firm and each other. A KPMG professional should have all the following characteristics:
Strong work ethic
Thrive on challenges
Dedicated to providing outstanding client service
Learn more about where a career at KPMG can take you.
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Integrity, we do what is right | Excellence, we never stop learning and improving | Courage, we think and act boldly | Together, we respect each other and draw strength from our differences | For Better, we do what matters
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As this role requires occasional or consistent attendance at a KPMG office and/or congregate setting, the successful candidate must be fully vaccinated (i.e. have received all doses that are recommended by Health Canada, including any boosters) and must provide KPMG with proof of vaccination. KPMG will provide reasonable accommodation if the successful candidate cannot be vaccinated due to grounds protected by human rights legislation in their province of employment.
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