Manager in Transfer Pricing

KPMG - Montréal, QC (16 months ago)

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Overview of the opportunity:
As an experienced member of the transfer pricing team, you will take a lead role in addressing the transfer pricing requirements for our clients, including transfer pricing planning initiatives, compliance, and controversy support. You will work closely with KPMG Senior Managers & Partners to provide clients with advice that integrates transfer pricing with other areas of tax while considering clients’ operational requirements. Your organizational skills will enable you to direct the work of consultants, including reviewing their work for accuracy and completeness.

What you will do:
Assisting clients designing and developing defendable transfer pricing policies and models for goods, services and intangible property, such as trade names, trademarks, licenses, and technology.
Assisting in functional and risk analyses.
Perform economic and financial analysis and models.
Assist in implementation of the transfer pricing models and policies.
Draft transfer pricing reports for documentation and audit defense purposes.
Collaborate with tax authorities on issues arising from transfer pricing audits.
Assist in developing strategies for obtaining advance pricing agreements and negotiate with tax authorities.
Work with our international tax colleagues and other groups on structuring international arrangements.
Participate in business development pursuits.
Actively mentor and counsel transfer pricing consultants/senior consults and seek opportunities to provide constructive feedback to support their development.
Other duties as Assigned.

What you bring to the role:
Candidates must have a bachelor of commerce and/or economics, masters of business administration, economics, law or any other relevant degree.
An accounting designation (CPA, CMA or CGA) or the completion of the In-depth Tax Course would be an asset but is not required.
Minimum 3-4 years specializing in the transfer pricing practice.
Experience with tax audits; dealing with tax authorities.
Excellent people management skills.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills (Must be fluent in English or French; Bilingualism in English and French is an asset).
Ability to research and write utilizing electronic tools.
Working with quantitative methods and interpreting results in a qualitative manner.
Ability to manage conflicting demands and priorities.
Strong project management and organizational skills.
Ability to interact effectively with clients.
Highly motivated individual with a desire for growth; willing to take on full ownership of client projects and relationships.
Ability to work with other team members with business development.
Dedication and motivation to achieve high standards of client service and professionalism in the performance of duties.

Keys to your success:
Ability and interest in developing new markets and in working in a growing business environment.
Professionalism in the execution of tasks.
High level of drive, enthusiasm and a positive attitude when coping with pressure at work.
Excellent interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to work effectively in teams.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in both French and English.

KPMG offers many benefits:
Competitive salary.
Four weeks of vacation per year.
5 days of personal time for personal/family emergencies.
Pension plan.
Comprehensive group benefit plan.
Lifestyle Spending Account.

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