Tax Specialist

As one of the fastest growing insolvency firms in Canada, Bromwich+Smith’s goal is to help an ever-greater number of Canadians find relief from debt. We are an organization of individuals with diverse skills, interests, cultural backgrounds + opinions that strengthen our collaborative team.

The Company: We are more than just licensed insolvency trustees. We help people through some of the most emotionally challenging points in their lives and assist them in rebuilding their worth.

+  We give our clients the advice, attention, and confidence to overcome financial obstacles.

+  We believe in treating everyone with grace + respect.

Position: Tax Specialist

Location: Calgary, AB

Type: Permanent, Full-time

Position Summary:

Bromwich+Smith is currently seeking a Tax Specialist to join our Insolvency Administration Team. The Tax Specialist supports the Bankrupt client in meeting their tax filing requirements and ensures that the legislative requirements according to the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act (BIA) and Income Tax Act (ITA) are met.

Key Accountabilities include:

Serve as a conduit between Client(s) and Canadian Revenue Agency (CRA) to administer taxes on behalf of the Client(s).

+ Follow up with relevant stakeholders (including CRA, Clients, etc.) to gather and verify information.

+ Ensure all legislative requirements in relation to the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act and other legislations are met.

+ Advice and provide solution to clients as it pertains to the administration and processing of taxes.

+ Prepare documentation and update the insolvency software in a timely manner to ensure diligence and consistency.

Knowledge & Skills:

+ You have a minimum of High School diploma or equivalent;

+ You have a minimum of 3 years of experience in filing Income Tax Returns with the Canada Revenue Agency;

+ You have a working knowledge of accounting/ bookkeeping;

+ You have experience using the Tax Software Package ProFile;

+ You are proficient in the use of Microsoft Office Suite.

Nice to have:

+ Insolvency experience would be considered an asset;

+ Completion of (or enrollment in) Tax Preparer Courses.

Job specific competencies:

+   Exceptional time management skills; strong ability to prioritize and manage competing deadlines;
+   Strong analytical skills when addressing situations to determine appropriate solution or outcome;
+    Demonstrated excellent written and verbal communication skills to handle and respond to different situations;
+    Sound judgement and excellent problem-solving skills;
+    Works collaboratively with team members and others;
+    Operates with high attention to detail to meet or exceed team goals;
+    Accountability- takes personal ownership and responsibility for the quality and timeliness of work commitment;
+    Continuous learner

Core Competencies:

+      Integrity, Ethics & Honesty
+      Service oriented
+      Relationship builder
+      Adaptable
+      Accountable
+      Positive attitude

Why Should You Apply?

+    You will be part of a growing and dynamic Insolvency firm with offices in Alberta, British Columbia, and Ontario.
+    We offer on the job training with an opportunity for growth and professional development.
+    We offer a competitive salary with annual performance reviews, incremental increases and the opportunity to earn annual bonus for superior performance.
+    We have great benefits that include wellness days, paid vacation time, and a company matching group saving program.
+    We have a state-of-the-art gym in our building.
+    As an eco-friendly company, we support our employees by offering a company paid monthly transit pass.
+    Bromwich+Smith strives to be a steward in our communities. The firm volunteers time and resources to organizations such as the Ronald McDonald House and various other charitable causes, walks, and fund-raising activities that benefit those in need in our community. 
+    We are passionate about helping individuals Rebuild their Worth!

How Should You Apply?

+    Send us your resume and cover letter through career@bromwichandsmith.com.
+    Tell us how your skills align with the minimum requirements of this position.

*We thank you for your interest in Bromwich+Smith. Only those candidates selected for an intervie