Senior Advisor, Tax Planning

Suncor - Calgary, Canada

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Job ID 23148

Reporting to the manager, tax planning, you will deliver timely, effective and pragmatic tax planning advice, in a broad range of scenarios including executing tax recommendations for business plans and special projects and providing support to our controversy team through all aspects of the audit and litigation cycle 

  • Conduct due diligence, research and provide structuring advice with respect to mergers and acquisitions, asset divestitures and other transactions
  • Proactively identify tax planning opportunities and tax risks encountered by the business
  • Participate in all stages of the tax controversy cycle including preparing responses to audit queries, assisting in the drafting of Notices of Objection and Appeals and contributing to strategy development that will result in favorable tax dispute resolutions for Suncor
  • Assist the tax compliance team with the documentation support for Suncor’s tax filing positions
  • Support teams within the tax group during periods of high demand, which could include compliance, provisions, indirect tax, international, etc

Required Qualifications


Preferred Qualifications


Company Description

Suncor Energy is Canada's energy company - meaning rewarding opportunities for you to apply your knowledge, contribute and grow in a variety of career-building positions. Our business portfolio spans the entire energy sector, from a leadership position in oil sands development, to refining and marketing operations, natural gas, and conventional oil production, internationally and offshore East Coast Canada.

And while we are working to responsibly develop petroleum resources and contribute to the communities where we live and work, we are also developing our renewable energy portfolio, which includes wind power and biofuels.

As part of Suncor's team, you'll contribute to the ongoing success of Canada's largest energy company - one with a solid track record of growth, a focus on safety and sustainability and tremendous potential for the future. And you'll have the opportunity to learn from experts in the industry and build on your skills every day.

Suncor promotes diversity and inclusion in the workplace. Suncor is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all qualified individuals. Suncor is committed to accessibility and accommodations will be provided to applicants upon request. At Suncor, we are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we live, and where every team member has the opportunity to reach their full potential.

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Additional Information

  • Job ID
  • Post Date
    Jun 30, 2018
  • Employee Type
  • Relocation Eligible
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