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Analyst, Tax & Finance

Vancouver, BC
Full Time
A month ago
Unique and rewarding career opportunity within the exciting HQ of a reputable global public company. Plenty of room for learning and career development. Excellent role for a CPA looking to join a high profile corporation. Robust total compensation package including over 4 weeks paid time off, pension plan, and employee share purchase program! 

Who- the Company: 

Our client is a high profile and reputable global public company headquartered right here in Vancouver. They are a leader in a fascinating industry and they have operations in a dozen countries and employ over 1500 people. The corporate office has a fast-paced environment and a corporate culture which emphasizes learning & development, collaboration, teamwork, and high performance. The people at this company are very dedicated to their work and also know how to have fun. This company truly values their employees and provide great perks that promote a healthy work life. 

What- the Role: 

We are seeking a new Analyst, Tax for our client’s Controller’s Group (i.e. Accounting & Finance Team).  The Analyst will work alongside many other qualified accountants in financial reporting, corporate accounting, tax, transfer pricing, financial analysis, etc.  The Analyst will apply their analytical skills and strategic business savvy to various complex issues pertaining to the company’s global taxation.  This role involves ad hoc analysis, financial modeling, forecasting, and reporting. 
There is a good deal of interaction with senior leaders involved in this role. 
We are seeking an intelligent, curious, driven, and well-rounded accounting, tax, and/or audit professional who takes pride in producing top quality work and who enjoys working closely with a variety of people across all departments of an organization. 
Employees tend to stay at this company for a long time because there is excellent opportunity for new learning as well as sustainable and rewarding career growth. After a few years of solid performance in this position, the incumbent could explore a variety of other internal opportunities within finance & accounting (financial reporting, tax, financial planning & analysis, etc.) or even in other departments. Working within accounting & taxation at this company is a unique chance to get to know the complex global business at a deep level.   Swim Recruiting can provide interested candidates with a thorough job description. 

Who- the Candidate: 

We are looking for designated CPAs who are personable communicators, and who have the drive and interest to learn the company’s business inside-out. Detail-orientation and an analytical mindset are paramount in this role, as is a calm, cool, and collected work style. Our client has a top-notch accounting & finance department, and we are seeking someone who can seamlessly integrate with this highly collaborative team and reciprocate help to colleagues. 
  • CPA designation (or international equivalent) required
  • 3+ years relevant experience in tax and/or accounting, preferably with training in public practice. 
  • Some form of global tax exposure is required- the more the better! 
  • Excellent analytical skills are required and financial modeling skills are highly preferred 
  • Proficiency in Excel is required, and ability to manipulate financial models within Excel is an asset 
  • Experience in a large and complex global public company highly preferred 
  • Hands-on experience using a cloud-based ERP system is preferred 

How Much: 

Generous base salary commensurate with experience and skills. This company provides employees with an excellent total compensation package including plentiful vacation time, a performance-based bonus, an employee share purchase program, great benefits, and a pension plan. Swim can provide more insight. 


Downtown Vancouver in a beautiful corporate office. Close to public transit and many amenities like restaurants and shops. Working fully from home during Covid-19 physical distancing. 

When & How to Apply: 

If you are qualified for, and interested in, this unique Analyst opportunity with a high-profile Vancouver corporation, please let Swim Recruiting know as soon as possible as this search is moving quickly! If you already have a Recruiter at Swim, please reach out directly.  If you do not yet have a contact at Swim Recruiting, please hit 'APPLY NOW' and send us your resume. Thank you! 
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