• Manager, Canadian Corporate Tax

    Job Locations CA-AB-Calgary
    Posted Date 1 month ago(12/13/2018 11:39 AM)
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    Accounting & Finance
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  • Job Description

    Manager, Canadian Corporate Tax - Calgary, AB

    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 Manager, Canadian Tax, the Manager, Canadian Tax will oversee and be responsible for Canadian tax accounting, compliance and planning for Canadian subsidiaries of Nutrien Ltd. This role will prepare or oversee preparation of all aspects of income tax accounting, including preparation of budgets and forecasts, monthly and quarterly income tax accounting, year-end tax provision and deferred tax accounting. The position will review tax returns prepared by tax accountants and will be involved in preparation of complex areas of tax returns. This position will assist in answering queries and gathering information for financial statement and government auditors. This position will assist the Senior Manager, Canadian Tax to provide direction and leadership to Canadian tax professionals within the department to fulfill their responsibilities and develop their career.


    The Manager, Canadian Tax 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:

    • Monthly, quarterly, and year-end tax provisions and working papers as required, including budgeting and forecasting
    • Prepare or review Canadian income tax filings and oversee Canadian income tax payments
    • Research technical issues regarding corporate income tax matters
    • Support the Senior Manager, Canadian Tax on all federal or provincial audits, including gathering information, addressing incoming correspondence and drafting responses to Canada Revenue Agency or provincial audit queries
    • Leadership and supervision of three 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
    • Curious and proactive with an affinity for working in a collaborative, supportive team environment
    • Ability to work in an ambiguous environment, adapting to changes in schedule and direction as needed
    • Commitment to continuous improvement
    • Positive team player


    • Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce, Accounting, Finance, etc.
    • CPA or other professional accounting designation
    • Completion of CPA Canada in-depth tax course
    • Minimum of seven years of income tax experience required
    • Experience in income tax accounting, one year minimum required
    • Experience in resource taxation, manufacturing, foreign affiliate issues and international tax planning, desired

    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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