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PwC

Private Company Services, Tax, Senior Associate

PwC
Location
Halifax, NS
Details
Full Time
5 days ago

Line of Service

Tax

Industry/Sector

Not Applicable

Specialism

Entrepreneurial & Private Business (EPB) - General

Management Level

Senior Associate

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.

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 a Senior Associate, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. Responsibilities include:
  • Use feedback and reflection to develop self awareness, personal strengths and address development areas.
  • Delegate to others to provide stretch opportunities and coach to help deliver results.
  • Develop new ideas and propose innovative solutions to problems.
  • Use a broad range of tools and techniques to extract insights from from current trends in business area.
  • Review your work and that of others for quality, accuracy and relevance.
  • Share relevant thought leadership.
  • Use straightforward communication, in a structured way, when influencing others.
  • Able to read situations and modify behavior to build quality, diverse relationships.
  • Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct.


  •  Requirements:

  • An interest in upskilling for a digital world and technology trends, an openness to learning new tools and adapting how you work.
  • 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

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    Candidate Profile:

  • CPA or other accounting designation, and has completed level 1, and enrolled in or completed level 2 of the CPA In-depth Tax Course 
  • Strong technical tax background
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure and manage multiple assignments.
  • Strong analytical capability, sound business sense and creative mind


  • Education
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    Degrees/Field of Study required:

    Degrees/Field of Study preferred:

    Certifications
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    Desired Languages
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    Travel Requirements

    Up to 20%

    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