Vice President, Taxation

Our client, a large, long-standing company in Atlantic Canada, is in search of a Vice President, Taxation (VP Tax), preferably based in Halifax.

Reporting directly to the President and working closely with the Chief Financial Officer and Chief Legal Officer, the VP Tax will primarily be responsible for the identification and analysis of all complex tax matters. The VP Tax will have the ability to provide solutions to issues identified and suggest opportunities to properly manage the company’s overall tax position. The candidate must have strong written and oral communication skills, excellent organizational and interpersonal skills.

The successful candidate will enjoy working in a team environment, but will also be self motivated, and have high personal integrity. They will be a professional accountant (CPA) or MBA Taxation and have a minimum ten years of senior tax experience having completed the in-depth tax course. They will have advanced knowledge of Canadian tax legislation with strong working knowledge of US and international tax laws.  The incumbent will have advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite and be a self-starter who can prioritize and organize numerous demands with quick turnaround using strong time management skills.

If you are interested in this opportunity, contact Jeff Forbes or Parvathy Nair at 902-421-2335, or submit your application online at: .