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Bilingual Senior Compliance Specialist (Tax General), Acceleration Centre

London, ON
Full Time
4 days ago
The Acceleration Centre (AC) is all about maximizing value, unlocking opportunities and creating a great experience for our people and clients. Using the latest technologies, leading processes and best practices, the AC is an important part of how we deliver high-quality tax, assurance and consulting services to our clients.
What to consider before applying

•This is a remote position, requiring the ability to work virtually #LI-Remote
•This role requires the candidate to be fluent in French and English.
•This role doesn't support completion of the Canadian CPA designation
•The Canada Acceleration Centre (CAC) services all Canadian time zones, therefore business hours will vary and overtime is required

Purpose-led work you'll be part of

As a Senior Compliance Specialist, you'll be part of a team that helps deliver high quality, client service excellence and operational efficiency. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
•Perform quality reviews of team members' work and provide immediate constructive feedback when required. Depending on prior experience, skillset and aligned service, review may include:
•Canadian and/or US and state personal income tax returns
•Canadian Federal/Provincial tax returns for corporations
•Financial statements & memos to file
•Notice to reader financial statements
•Provide effective coaching to Preparer Specialists
•First point of contact (client relationship team and your team) for technical and process support related to the execution of work assigned
•Serves as backup for additional engagements and projects as required

Experiences and skills you'll use to solve

•Prior Canadian tax or financial accounting/bookkeeping experience
•Accounting, tax, or finance college diploma or an equivalent combination of education and/or work experience
•Demonstrated ability utilizing tax and/or accounting software such as: Tax Software; GOSystems, Prosytems, TaxPrep, Profile, Cantax or Turbo Tax, Quickbooks, SAGE, Caseware
•You have sound business sense and a creative mind that have earned you a reputation of providing service excellence
•You are skilled communicator with a proven ability to interact successfully with clients and co-workers at all levels
•Detail is your middle name; you are well organized and have the ability to work effectively in a fast paced environment under tight deadlines
•Grace under pressure; you are the one who always keeps your cool with a "Can-Do" attitude, even as the pace speeds up. You are able to operate within tight deadlines, prioritizing work and multi-tasking no matter what the task or how fast the pace
•Exceptional analytical capability is critical, you are able to apply the necessary judgment to ask questions, provide immediate feedback and assess issues as they arise
•You are comfortable working paperless, completing tasks online
•You are adaptable and quick to learn new things (tasks, technology etc.), you name it, you are ready for it
•Your computing skills are top notch and you are comfortable working with all MS Office products (i.e. Excel)
• Fluent in French and English is a requirement
•A demonstrated commitment to valuing differences and working alongside diverse people and perspectives

Why you'll love PwC

We're inspiring and empowering our people to change the world. Powered by the latest technology, you'll be a part of amazing teams helping public and private clients build trust and deliver sustained outcomes. This purpose-led work, and our continuous development environment, will take your career to the next level. We reward your impact, and support your wellbeing, through a competitive compensation package, inclusive benefits and flexibility programs that will help you thrive in work and life. Learn more about us at .

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Putting the safety of our people and clients first as we look to a hybrid future

At this time, PwC does not require, but strongly encourages, full vaccination in order to access its offices. Some of our clients may require vaccination and other restrictions to be in place to access their premises. You may, therefore, be required to be vaccinated and comply with all other restrictions where applicable. At PwC, the future ways of work will be a hybrid of in-person and virtual, allowing choice and flexibility to explore new ways of working and collaborating, based on client, team and individual needs.
At PwC Canada, our most valuable asset is our people and we grow stronger as we learn from one another. We're committed to creating an equitable and inclusive community of solvers where everyone feels that they truly belong. We understand that experience comes in many forms and building trust in society and solving important problems is only possible if we reflect the mosaic of the society we live in.
We're committed to providing accommodations throughout the application, interview, and employment process. If you require an accommodation to be at your best, please let us know during the application process.