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PwC

Private Company Services, Tax, Manager

PwC
Location
Halifax, NS
Details
Full Time
3 days ago

Line of Service

Tax

Industry/Sector

Not Applicable

Specialism

Entrepreneurial & Private Business (EPB) - General

Management Level

Manager

Job Description & Summary

A career within Private Company services, will provide the opportunity to help private companies with a range of business advisory needs such as audit, tax compliance, and planning to help improve their operational efficiency and to free up time that can be spent focusing on business strategy. You'll have the opportunity to experience the entire business life cycle of a private company from inception to growth, maturity and transition.

Our team helps our clients design and implement personal and customised service plans that are unique to privately owned entities, entrepreneurs, and high net worth individuals. You'll be assisting the team focus on key issues like wealth management, compliance, cash flow management, equity expansion, divestiture and exit strategies.

Responsibilities

As a Manager, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers with extensive consulting and industry experience, helping our clients solve their complex business issues from strategy to execution. Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • Proactively assist in the management of a portfolio of clients, while reporting to Senior Managers and above
  • Be involved in the financial management of clients
  • Be actively involved in business development activities to help identify and research opportunities on new/existing clients
  • Contribute to the development of your own and team's technical acumen
  • Develop strategies to solve complex technical challenges
  • Assist in the management and delivering of large projects
  • Train, coach, and supervise staff
  • Keep up to date with local and national business and economic issues
  • Continue to develop internal relationships and your PwC brand


  • As a Manager you will assist with:

  • Estate, Trust and Shareholder planning for Canadian private business families
  • Canadian tax planning strategies for Canadian privately-owned business, including trust, estate and CCPC compensation and distribution planning
  • Review and prepare Canadian compliance (T1, T2 and T3 returns) for Canadian shareholders, including working on tax provisions, financial statements and writing memos
  • Compilation of information relating to clients and preparation of client files
  • Documentation, research and follow-up on client Tax issues


  • Preferred skills & qualifications

  • CPA, CA, CGA, or CMA designation
  • Strong technical background and broad based tax compliance skills as a result of 3+ years of prior tax compliance experience in a professional services firm
  • A proven leader that possesses exceptional interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong analytical capability, sound business sense and strong attention to detail that have earned you the reputation of providing excellence in client service experience
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure and manage multiple assignments in an organized manner
  • Ability to manage, develop and mentor junior tax professionals
  • Proficiency in using current technologies, particularly the MS Office Suite of application


  • This role does not support completion of the Canadian CPA designation
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    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
  • Flexible working
  • 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
  • Adoption/surrogacy benefits
  • 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:

        https://pwc.to/2kUQFOp

    Applying to us:

    We've embraced technology by using an innovative cloud-based online application platform for Administrative, Specialist, Associate and Senior Associate roles that includes on-demand video interviews. This platform provides you with a seamless, efficient and convenient  application process, saving you time and giving you flexibility, and it's configured for tablets, smartphones and laptops. Please be advised that we can only conduct video interviews in English or French. All communications will be in the language that you selected during application. For Manager positions and above, we set up pre-screen phone interviews. 

    For more information about the application process, please click here: https://www.pwc.com/ca/en/careers/experienced-candidates/applying-at-pwc.html

    Education
    (if blank, degree and/or field of study not specified)
    Degrees/Field of Study required:

    Degrees/Field of Study preferred: Bachelor Degree - Accounting

    Certifications
    (if blank, certifications not specified)
    0. Global: Certified Management Accountants (CMA) - The Society of Management Accountants of Canada (required), 0. Global: Certified General Accountant (CGA) - CGA-Canada (required), 0. Global: Chartered Accountant (CA) - Chartered Accountants (required), 0. Global: Certified Public Accountant - Certified Public Accountant (CPA) (required)

    Desired Languages
    (If blank, desired languages not specified)

    Travel Requirements

    Not Specified

    Available for Work Visa Sponsorship?

    No

    Government Clearance Required?

    No

    Job Posting End Date

    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.
    Category
    Accounting