A career in Tax with Grant Thornton will provide you an opportunity to :
Work with a team of highly trained practitioners, engineers and scientists who assist clients in preparing and defending claims submitted through the SR&ED tax credit program
Be part of a unique work culture that challenges you to further your professional development and enlarge your chosen career path
Be part of a fast growing environment with well-respected professionals who are locally renowned in their respective field
Develop solutions with clients and co-workers through collaborative effort and discussion We are looking for a team player who is committed to providing the highest level of service to our clients and helping us build our reputation as the preferred business advisors in our market place.
Why choose Grant Thornton? At Grant Thornton you can make a difference every day. We have more offices across Canada than any other professional services firm, allowing us to be down the street from clients, not just downtown.
We are independent in Canada with access to global resources, expertise and opportunities. Our professionals are renowned experts in their field who provide high level technical expertise.
A greater variety of client files to work on means that, at Grant Thornton, you can do more, faster. We provide a competitive salary and a flexible benefits package.
We respect people’s lives outside of work and provide flexibility, where possible. Our firm is recognized for quality, and we are a trusted brand on the move! As a Analyst, Tax your responsibilities include :
Working closely with tax and assurance teammates to deliver SR&ED tax credit application and compliance services to our clients
Working directly with clients to identify expenditures eligible for SR&ED tax credits
Assemble and prepare detailed SR&ED costing summaries
Prepare corporate SR&ED tax schedules required for the SR&ED filing
Assist with financial reviews with the Canadian Revenue Agency (CRA) to support the SR&ED claim submission
Our Unique Culture Our clients tell us that they do business with Grant Thornton because of the quality of our people. We have a talented, intellectually curious team and a unique culture that we work hard to preserve.
We want you to achieve your full potential and are aware that our success as an organization depends on each of our people building strong and challenging careers that they can be proud of.
Using our values as our guide, we empower our people to make a difference in every interaction with one another, with clients, and in the communities in which we work and live.
The skills and attributes required for this position include :
Possess a recently acquired accounting diploma or completion of accounting / finance courses at the post-secondary level
Have a keen interest and desire to work with clients who are conducting cutting edge research and development across all industries
Ability to work independently and as part of a team
Demonstrate well-developed analytical and research skills, together with attention to detail
Be committed to providing exceptional client service
Superior communication skills (both verbal and written)
Quick learner (facilitate learning to use new software) and self-starter
Well-organized and able to balance competing demands
Excellent client service skills and disciplined follow-up
Proven problem solver with solid analytical skills
Previous experience working with Taxprep and Profile is an asset