• Sr Mgr, Canadian Corporate Tax

    Job Locations CA-SK-Saskatoon
    Posted Date 4 weeks ago(9/26/2018 3:03 PM)
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    Accounting & Finance
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  • Job Description

    Sr Manager, Canadian Corporate Tax - Saskatoon, SK

    Why work at Nutrien? Great question!

    Safety is a core value at Nutrien. Keeping every employee safe, healthy and secure is our top priority. Nothing is more important than seeing our people go home safe at the end of every single day.

    While working here you will have the opportunity to grow your career while helping us feed the future. We pride ourselves in hiring from a variety of backgrounds and truly believe that it is our differences that make us stronger so we hope you will join us.

    In addition to exciting and challenging opportunities, Nutrien offers competitive salaries, great benefits and performance based incentives.

    Outside of the skills and necessary qualifications, you will be committed to sustaining our safe and positive work environment while welcoming working side by side others in a diverse culture. Culture at Nutrien is the core of everything we do and all employees are respectful of diverse opinions and views.

    Reporting to the Senior Director, Canadian Tax, the Sr Corporate Tax Manager will oversee and be responsible for Canadian tax compliance and planning for Canadian subsidiaries of Nutrien Ltd. This includes providing the direction and leadership to Canadian tax professionals within the department to complete all required returns, related research on technical matters, coordination of statutory audits and promotion of Canadian tax planning ideas and their implementation. The Sr Corporate Tax Manager will also assist with income tax accounting including preparation of budgets and forecasts, monthly and quarterly income tax accounting, year-end tax provision and deferred tax accounting. 

    The Sr Corporate Tax Manager will collaborate with the Canadian, US and International Tax teams as well as other teams within the organization including Finance, Treasury, Legal and Operations; also required to liaise with external consultants and advisors.

    Core Responsibilities:

    • Oversee timely and accurate completion of Canadian income tax filings
    • Research technical issues regarding corporate income and commodity tax matters
    • Assist with monthly, quarterly, and year-end tax provisions and working papers as required
    • Gather data and draft responses to Canada Revenue Agency audit queries; coordinate meetings regarding audit issues; review and manage audit proposals and results
    • Authorize Canadian tax payments and tax department expenditures within corporate expenditure authorization policy guidelines
    • Coordinate Canadian tax matters with other appropriate company departments, including Legal, Accounting, Treasury, and Operations as well as with external consultants and advisors
    • Leadership and supervision of two tax positions
    • Maintain knowledge with respect to technical tax issues and accounting standards
    • Compliance with company standards, policies, controls, and procedures pertaining to appropriate conduct for employees

    Characteristics for Successful Performance:

    • Strong analytical and organizational skills
    • Ability to take initiative in problem solving
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills
    • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
    • Ongoing maintenance of technical skills; ability to liaise with tax professionals and consultants to gain and share knowledge


    • CPA or other professional accounting designation 
    • Completion of CPA Canada in-depth tax course 
    • Experience in resource taxation, manufacturing, foreign affiliate issues and international tax planning 
    • Experience in income tax accounting 
    • Minimum of 10 years of income tax experience and four years of leadership experience

    Nutrien is committed to creating an inclusive workplace.  We encourage applications from all well qualified candidates who reflect the diversity of the regions where we operate.  This includes recognizing the voluntary identification of status such as gender, sexual orientation, visible minority, Indigenous status, persons with disabilities, and veterans, where applicable.

    If this sounds like a good match, apply now. This job will remain posted until filled. You may be required to undergo a background check and substance test in accordance with Nutrien policies.

    While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.


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