Are you an experienced Chartered Professional Accountant that has a tax background and is looking to become a part of a thriving local practice in Kingston, Ontario? Do you enjoy working hands-on and being a key advisor to private business corporation and physician corporation clients? Do you have a desire to grow your knowledge of taxation and related planning and research and develop a thorough understanding of today’s complex tax environment? Does a professional lifestyle in a historic and vibrant beautiful waterfront city sound appealing to you and your family? Then we would like to hear from you and start a discussion regarding this opportunity.
Collins Blay LLP Chartered Professional Accountants is looking for an experienced manager who is a tax oriented Chartered Professional Accountant to join our growing practice. We are a medium sized local firm that has established a reputation for providing excellent client service over the past 35 years. You will be part of a talented team that handles a diverse client base that faces both private company and cross-border tax issues. Our shared responsibility will be to develop you into a trusted advisor for our client base. You will prepare tax plans, implement reorganizations and practice in a diverse range of tax area that follows our client base. You will require a desire to further your already strong knowledge of Canadian taxation matters, including income taxes and income tax planning and reorganizations. We will support you in this learning through hands-on projects, guidance from our tax partner and through professional tax development courses. Audit and review engagements and advanced GAAP knowledge are not a focus of this role as these areas are managed by existing professionals and partners.
We offer a competitive compensation package with group benefits and an enjoyable work environment. We all desire a true work-life balance and we believe that we offer exactly this to our professional staff – we work hard to service our clients and expect you to as well, but we offer generous vacation and time off during non-peak season. Kingston is a community that offers an excellent professional and family lifestyle on the shores of beautiful Lake Ontario.
Our goal will be to support your development into a valued senior resource role in our practice. Your goal will be to commit to your professional development and to work as a team with our partnership group to deliver tax specialty services.
Your qualifications should include:
- CPA/CA designation with a minimum of 5 years of relevant work experience in a CPA/CA firm
- Completed the CPA In-Depth tax program
- Experience reviewing tax files and managing multiple clientele timelines
- Experience with Enterprise clients developing shareholder compensation models and related tax planning
- Experience and exposure to business succession planning and related tax matters
- Competency with Taxprep and MS Office is an asset
- Excellent time management skills
- Excellent verbal and oral communication skills