Irving Oil – Tax Manager

Job Title

Tax Manager

Job Description

Provide management & leadership within the tax team; manage and deliver on the organization’s tax reporting and compliance obligations.

Duties may include:

  • Detailed oversight and approval of tax provisions prepared by tax analysts
  • Prepare consolidated Irving Oil tax provisions and note disclosures
  • Detailed oversight over and approval of tax reconciliations
  • Prepare annualized effective tax rate and tax forecasts
  • Establish productive relationships with the businesses – ensure that provisions are understood and informational requirements for provisions and compliance are met
  • Manage cash tax payments and working capital
  • Review & approval of corporate tax returns, prepared by tax analysts. Preparation of significant corporate tax returns
  • Monitor tax legislative developments impacting the business and effectively communicate to stakeholders
  • Work with external financial auditors on quarterly and annual audits of the tax provision
  • Assist and engage in audit management, strategic tax planning and other initiatives as required.


  • 5+ years relevant work experience
  • Strong knowledge of tax laws and regulations
  • Strong research skills
  • Strong knowledge of tax information requirements
  • Experience using financial reporting and tax compliance systems
  • Good communication skills
  • Experience in the energy business an asset
  • Solid organizational and management skills
  • ability to meet deadlines and work collaboratively in a team environment

Experience & Education:

  • Undergraduate degree
  • Masters degree in tax or accounting designation or LLB
  • Completion of CICA in-depth tax program

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