SR&ED and Other Incentives, Senior Manager

PwC - Montréal, QC (30+ days ago)

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Line of Service



Engineering and Construction


General Tax Consulting

Management Level

Senior Manager

Job Description & Summary

Our team helps our clients create a proactive and value added credits and incentives programme, utilising elements that provide information, analysis, tracking, and communications. You’ll help our clients identify federal and state tax credits and incentives for their industry, quantify and qualify the potential tax opportunities, and increase eligible tax credits and economic incentives based on a payroll data analysis.

To really stand out and make us fit for the future in a constantly changing world, each and every one of us at PwC needs to be an authentic and inclusive leader, at all grades/levels and in all lines of service. To help us achieve this we have the PwC Professional; our global leadership development framework. It gives us a single set of expectations across our lines, geographies and career paths, and provides transparency on the skills we need as individuals to be successful and progress in our careers, now and in the future.

As a Senior Manager, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. Responsibilities include:

Assume ownership for determining the SR&ED qualifying expenditures

Oversee the completion SR&ED claims (Canada) and R&D tax credit claims (US)

Drive the completion of each project and ensure client expectations are met

Provide practical solutions to help clients maximize their return from SR&ED and Other incentives

Attend meetings and defend SR&ED claims during SR&ED reviews

The role will involve periodic travel to the US


An interest in upskilling for a digital world and technology trends, an openness to learning new tools and adapting how you work

10+ years of software development industry experience with some experience preparing SR&ED tax credit claims or Government Grants

Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (Software), Computer Science or Mathematics

Strong analytical skills and ability to grasp new concepts;

Keen interest in and understanding of science and technology

Strong communication and interpersonal skills

US citizenship considered an asset

Why you’ll love working for PwC
We want you to love every (if not, almost every) minute of your career, having said this, we get it. Each life stage we go through comes with a new set of priorities and demands. This is why we support you through a range of financial and non-financial rewards and benefits, so regardless of your situation, there’s something for everyone.

Leading benefits for our permanent staff include:
A competitive compensation package

Sponsored investments, pensions and saving plans with matching firm contributions

Flexible working

PwC FlexBenefits, for personalised medical & dental coverage, including enhanced mental health benefit

Every day recognition and real time appreciation through our rewards and recognition program

Dress for your day with our flexible dress environment

Health, wellness and fitness perks

Family-friendly benefits, including maternity and parental leave policies and support networks to help you prepare for your successful return to work

Adoption/surrogacy benefits

Back-up child and elder care support

Career defining project work and international experience

Development opportunities including learning on the job, formal learning, learning from others and access to “Vantage” our digital learning system

Award winning programs including “Women in Leadership” and “Enhanced Pursuit Program”

A coach to help develop skills, diversify experiences and achieve career aspirations

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Travel Requirements

Up to 20%

Available for Work Visa Sponsorship?


Government Clearance Required?


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PwC is committed to building a diverse workforce representative of the communities we serve. We encourage and are pleased to consider all qualified candidates, without regard to race, colour, citizenship, religion, sex, marital / family status, sexual orientation, gender identity, aboriginal status, age, disability or persons who may require an accommodation, to apply.