Are you an accounting professional with an in-depth understanding of tax legislation and auditing techniques? Are you an excellent negotiator with strong communication skills to explain complex audit issues to others? Consider this excellent opportunity with the Ministry of Finance's Compliance Branch.
The Compliance Branch of the Tax Compliance and Benefits Division supports career development, diversity and inclusive workplace strategies. We are looking for accounting professionals to conduct field audits and ensure compliance with tax legislation such as the Income Tax Act (Canada), the Electricity Act, the Ontario Corporations Tax Act, the Taxation Act 2007 and other Provincial Tax Acts.
The following positions are available:
• Two (2) permanent positions located at 5 Park Home Ave, Toronto (North York)
• One (1) permanent position which can be located at 5 Park Home Ave, Toronto (North York) or 1400 Blair Place, Ottawa
• One (1) temporary position located at 33 King Street W, Oshawa
• One (1) temporary position located at 119 King Street W, Hamilton
Please note the following:
• Overnight travel may be required to the taxpayer's place of business to complete audit assignments.
• Flexible work arrangements, including flexible hours, and/or remote work, may be considered.
• The positions located at 5 Park Home Ave, Toronto (North York), will be moving to 5700 Yonge St, Toronto, effective March 2023.
• The position located at 1400 Blair Towers Place, Ottawa, will be moving to 347 Preston Street, Ottawa, effective March 2023.
OPS Commitment to Diversity, Inclusion, Accessibility, and Anti-Racism:
We are committed to build a workforce that reflects the communities we serve and to promote a diverse, anti-racist, inclusive, accessible, merit-based, respectful and equitable workplace.
We invite all interested individuals to apply and encourage applications from people with disabilities, Indigenous, Black, and racialized individuals, as well as people from a diversity of ethnic and cultural origins, sexual orientations, gender identities and expressions.
Visit the OPS Anti-Racism Policy < https://www.ontario.ca/page/ontario-public-service-anti-racism-policy > and the OPS Diversity and Inclusion Blueprint < https://www.ontario.ca/page/ops-inclusion-diversity-blueprint > pages to learn more about the OPS commitment to advance racial equity, accessibility, diversity, and inclusion in the public service.
We offer employment accommodation across the recruitment process and all aspects of employment consistent with the requirements of Ontario's Human Rights Code < http://www.ohrc.on.ca/en/ontario-human-rights-code >. Refer to the application instructions below if you require a disability-related accommodation.
What can I expect to do in this role?
Locations: Hamilton, North York, Oshawa, Ottawa
How do I qualify?
NOTE: Candidates selected for an interview will be asked to provide proof of designation/academic qualifications. Candidates will be asked to clearly indicate on their transcripts which of their courses meet the position's academic requirement. Candidates who obtained their qualifications outside Canada will be asked to provide proof that these qualifications are recognized as equivalencies in Canada.
Accounting, Tax and Auditing Knowledge and Experience:
Communication and Interpersonal Skills:
Analytical and Research Skills:
Salary Range: $1,464.86 - $1,874.76 Per Week
Please apply online, only, at www.ontario.ca/careers, quoting Job ID 191994, by Tuesday, February 7, 2023. Please follow the instructions to submit your application. Faxes are not being accepted at this time.
If you require accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment process, please contact us at www.gojobs.gov.on.ca/ContactUs.aspx to provide your contact information. Recruitment Services staff will contact you within 48 hours. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
The Ontario Public Service is an inclusive employer. Accommodation will be provided in accordance with Ontario’s Human Rights Code.