EY Senior Tax Staff – US Tax in Winnipeg, Manitoba

Senior Tax Staff – US Tax


Requisition # WIN0007R

Post Date Sep 20, 2018

Ernst & Young's people in more than 140 countries are committed to operating with integrity, quality and professionalism in the provision of audit, tax and transaction advisory services. We strive to help all of our people achieve their professional and personal goals through an inclusive environment that values everyone's contributions, appreciates diversity of thought, fosters growth, and provides continuous opportunities for development. Recognized as one of Canada's top employers, Ernst & Young continually strives to be a great place to work.

Within Ernst & Young's US Tax practice, we are currently seeking a Tax Staff to participate in and supervise multiple and challenging tax consulting engagements and to contribute to the delivery of innovative tax planning ideas for our diverse clients. We help our clients identify and solve complex US and international tax issues and assist them in successfully aligning all of the different areas of taxation into a benefit-driven strategy. This position offers excellent opportunities for learning and career advancement.


Demonstrate an understanding of tax concepts and effectively apply tax knowledge to client situations. Develop and deliver innovative tax planning ideas with timely and responsive services and work product that meet and/or exceed client expectations.

Thoroughly and accurately analyze information.

Prepare practical and creative solutions to the client's tax situation and arrive at appropriate conclusions.

Make informed decisions in complex and judgmental areas.

Establish/maintain long-term working relationships with clients.

Pursue/share knowledge to develop professionally and enhance service delivery. Identify and sell opportunities for tax planning and other special services.

Leverage technology to continually maximize productivity.

Participate in national initiatives.

Encourage communication and effectively supervise team members.

Participate in recruiting efforts when necessary.

Contribute to a flexible, stable, and team-oriented working culture that fosters personal development.

To qualify, candidates must have:

  • a bachelor's degree, preferably in accounting

  • an advanced degree in tax is highlydesirable

  • an accounting designation

  • minimum of 1 years U.S. taxexperience

  • excellent supervisory, analytical, andleadership ability

  • excellent written, verbal and interpersonalskills

  • a commitment to learning in a tax technologyenvironment.

EY is committed to inclusiveness, equity and accessibility. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply.