Staff Accountant, US Tax

Business Name: 
KPMG Canada
Industry: 
Accounting
Type of Position: 
Full-Time Job
Grade Level: 
Graduate
Location: 
Vancouver, BC, Canada
Days/Hours per Week: 
37.5
Pay Range: 
TBD
Benefits: 

TBD

Duration of Position: 

Full Time, Permanent

Position Description: 

You’ve got big plans. We have opportunities to match, and we’re committed to empowering you to become a better you, no matter what you do.

When you join KPMG you’ll be one of over 200,000 professionals providing audit, tax, advisory and business enablement services across 154 countries.

With the support to do things differently, grow personally and professionally and bring your whole self to work, there’s no limit to the impact you can make. Let’s do this. 

Our US Tax Services Group assists organizations to determine which US Corporate structure makes the most sense from a tax perspective. You will work with the largest group of US Tax professional outside of the US, learning and assisting Tax Specialists, Managers and Partners, in selecting the type of subsidiary capitalization that is most beneficial to our clients. You will be responsible for a variety of technical and support functions, including working with management to provide compliance related tax services to our diverse clients and assist in the preparation of corporate US tax-return filings.

We’re looking for someone that has a strong desire to excel in the Tax world to join our team to provide compliance and tax advisory related services. We’re looking for someone that can help us make our client’s businesses better!

At times, business needs arise and employees are required and agree to work beyond their normal work day or work week to fulfill the accountabilities required for their job. Likewise, people need time to devote to personal matters, and our approach to flexibility provides for this.

What you bring to the role:

You have completed your post-secondary undergrad with a major or focus in Accounting/Tax

You have satisfied the US CPA prerequisites, most importantly you have 150 post-secondary credits

Work experience with a public practice accounting firm is a considerable asset to this position and experience with GoSystems being an extra asset

You have shown that you can establish and maintain strong client relationships and that you can understand the clients’ business

You have excellent written and verbal communication skills, are a strong team player and are desirous of continuous learning

Keys to Your Success:

Being driven to continuously learn from experiences and seek out feedback and development opportunities.

Regular communications to the management team including Managers, Senior Managers and Partners.

Working hard and smart to meet demands at key times of pressure for the final deliverable to the client.

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Position Responsibilities: 
  • Preparing working paper files income tax returns for corporate clients
  • Maintaining client files to ensure accurate and timely completion of return and schedules
  • Ensuring follow-up on notices of assessments
  • Providing support to team members in related tasks
  • Tax research
  • Completed or, willingness to complete the US CPA designation
Required Qualifications: 
  • You have completed your post-secondary undergrad with a major or focus in Accounting/Tax
  • You have satisfied the US CPA prerequisites, most importantly you have 150 post-secondary credits
Preferred Qualifications: 
  • Work experience with a public practice accounting firm is a considerable asset to this position and experience with GoSystems being an extra asset
  • You have shown that you can establish and maintain strong client relationships and that you can understand the clients’ business
  • You have excellent written and verbal communication skills, are a strong team player and are desirous of continuous learning
How to Apply: 

Please submit a resume, cover letter, and an electronic copy of your most recent transcripts (official or unofficial) to kpmg.ca/careers at this job posting https://sjobs.brassring.com/TGnewUI/Search/Home/Home?partnerid=25081&sit...

Applicants should apply no later than Monday, September 16, 2019

Successful candidates will be invited to an interview which will be conducted on Monday, September 23, 2019 in San Francisco

Application Deadline: 
Mon, 2019-09-16