Senior Tax Analyst

Accounting & Finance
Remote, British Columbia, Canada
Posted on November 24, 2023

Very large and complex multi-national company. Fantastic opportunity for someone who is seeking a friendly corporate culture, inspiring leadership, and the opportunity to own and continuously improve a company’s tax function.  Well-rounded scope involving US tax, Cdn tax, tax compliance and provisions, tax planning, special projects, etc. Hybrid or Remote- Ideally based in Vancouver and working from the office 2-3 days/week, but open to candidates living elsewhere in BC or in Alberta (working PST hours).

Who- the Company
One of SWIM’s favourite clients to represent! Our Client is a very well-established and highly successful company with operations across North America, ~2000 employees, 10+ legal entities, 30+ operating sites across Canada and the US, etc. They have a great reputation among their happy customers and partners. The 40+ person accounting & finance team has a culture that is collaborative, supportive, and friendly. Headquartered in Downtown Vancouver. The company has a fluid and entrepreneurial culture that welcomes business-minded innovation and process improvements.

What- the Role:
Our Client seeking a new Senior Tax Analyst. Reporting into a fantastic Manager (placed by SWIM, trained at Big 4) and working alongside a Tax Analyst. This role involves both tax compliance and tax planning, for US and Canadian business operations. If well-suited to the Senior Analysts skills and passions, the role can also involve special projects related to tax and transfer pricing. Using Excel, a sophisticated ERP financial system, a reporting tool, and tax software. SWIM will provide interested candidates with a more detailed job description.

Who- the Candidate:

  • CPA designation is required- Canadian CPA and/or US CPA.
  • Canadian and/or US corporate taxation skills- experience with both is highly preferred!
  • 3+ years progressive work experience in accounting & tax.
  • Public practice training, from a midsize firm or large firm.
  • Pursuit of the in-depth tax program is preferred, but not required.
  • Hands-on process improvement and change management skills.
  • Collaborative team player who can build symbiotic relationships with colleagues at all levels and across all departments.

How Much:
Base salary will depend on level of skills, relevant work experience, and credentials/post-secondary education, likely in the range of $90,000 to $106,000. The company will provide their new Senior Tax Analyst with a solid overall compensation package, including a generous profit-sharing/bonus program, an RSRP match, PD support, and excellent health, dental, & vision benefits.  Please feel free to discuss your total compensation expectations further with SWIM.

Ideally the Senior Tax Analyst will live in Greater Vancouver, with ability to work from the downtown office 2-3 days a week. That said, we are also open to very qualified candidates living elsewhere in BC or in Alberta (working on PST hours), with visits at least once a quarter to the HQ.

The company is headquartered in the heart of Downtown Vancouver in a beautiful corporate office.

When & How to Apply: 
Swim Recruiting will be conducting initial interviews and presenting the profiles of short-listed candidates directly to the hiring manager for review. If you already have a Recruiter at SWIM, please reach out very soon. If you do not yet have a contact at Swim Recruiting, please hit 'APPLY NOW' to send us your resume (preferably in MS Word format as it works best with SWIM’s internal systems, but PDF is also fine). Thank you!