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Home Office - Canada



Job type

Support Positions

Description and Requirements

RESPONSIBILITIES Preparation and review of the quarterly and annual consolidated income tax provision in support of financial reporting for a publically traded company, including income tax forecast for the consolidated group as required Ensuring compliance with internal controls related to tax compliance and reporting, including Sarbanes Oxley compliance Reviewing and analyzing corporate financial records, researching and determining proper tax treatment for a wide variety of transactions Preparing and reviewing Canadian Federal and provincial income tax returns, and reviewing assessments and tax payments Assist in managing TELUS International’s Canadian tax risk while complying with tax laws and working with internal and external stakeholders Supporting the management of audits conducted by taxation authorities including liaising with government authorities, responding to audit queries, reviewing reassessment proposals, researching legislation, preparing position papers, filing Notices of Objection, negotiating resolutions and supporting litigation as required Research and pro-actively support a broad range of internal initiatives as they relate to corporate income tax including mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, corporate reorganizations, process and efficiency initiatives Actively support systems implementation and other projects with a view to streamlining and automating processes, improving efficiencies and optimizing taxation outcomes EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE Valued for your minimum 8 years of Canadian income tax experience, in-depth income tax knowledge and strong technical competence Ability to analyze complex issues and transactions including reviewing and researching technical tax materials and legislation, identifying various alternatives including assessment of their strengths and weaknesses and making practical recommendations aligned with corporate goals and initiatives while managing tax risk Engaging communicator with strong verbal and written communications skills and excellent interpersonal skills and ability to interact confidently with senior management, business stakeholders, taxation authorities, peers and external service providers Planner with the ability set objectives and goals, develop schedules, prioritize multiple activities, anticipate roadblocks and manage multiple deliverables to meet deadlines and goals in a fast-paced, complex and ever-changing environment Ability to work as an effective team member, to work well in a cross-functional team environment, create and maintain strong working relationships across the TELUS International team and willingness to work toward required outcomes even under challenging circumstances High degree of professionalism, integrity and ethics with a desire to learn and become a value-add team member, hands on approach to problem solving in a proactive and collaborative manner GREAT-TO-HAVE: University degree and CPA designation In-depth knowledge of the Canadian income tax rules and filing requirements Successful completion of CPA Canada’s In-depth Tax program I and II Strong tax accounting knowledge Proficiency in Taxprep, Microsoft Suite (e.g Excel, PowerPoint, etc.), and Google Workspace Experience in international and/or multinational environment is an asset Location: Remote position in Canada

Additional Job Description

The Job Profile for this role is 'Tax Manager', Workday doesn't have this as an option so I selected 'Tax Specialist' for the time being.