CES is seeking an experienced Financial professional in Taxation for a local CK client.

Direct Hire 80-100K+/year

Major Duties:

  • Demonstrate superior knowledge of taxation concepts and reporting in relation to the retail industry
  • Keep informed of current tax regulations and new developments and report findings to both the Legal and Regulatory departments; advise on new compliance matters to departments affected
  • Completely and accurately analyze, report and submit information to financial, along with provincial and federal regulating bodies
  • Develop, implement, and maintain excise tax reporting protocols and processes for each provincial body
  • Calculate taxation on each product, shipment, province
  • Prepare for and participate in audits as they arise, prepare quarterly and annual reports
  • Manage taxation software and implement new features; research and be well-informed on new industry systems
  • Familiar with ad valorem taxations/calculations in addition to excise tax calculations; record and track all calculations and excise stamps
  • Prepare, review, and submit credit applications for each province as required
  • Respond to tax related correspondence and concerns in a timely manner
  • Maintain a documented system of tax report policies and procedures
  • Oversee the reporting of the taxation function, including provincial excise taxation for each Canadian province ensuring regulatory objectives
  • Compliance maintenance
  • Work with team members on accounting systems, internal controls, tax reporting, and compliance management.


  • Post Secondary in Accounting and/or Business Administration – CPA designation required.
  • 3-5 years experience in a financial role, with superior knowledge of taxation regulations and reporting procedures.
  • Experience in a financial role with a proven track record of achievement in Good Manufacturing Practice  facilities is considered an asset.
  • Strong computer skills, including superior use of Microsoft Office applications with expert level proficiency in MS Excel.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of financial statement preparation.
  • Demonstrate necessary comprehension of the English language.

TO APPLY: Please send your resume to laura@canadianexecutivesearch.com


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