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 Sr Financial Analyst (Tax)
Job Posting Category: Experienced Professionals (1+ years)
Career Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Industry: Packaged Goods
Job Category: Financial ,Accounting
Years Experience: 2-4 Years
Job Type: Full-time
Posting Date: October 19, 2018
Job Location:
Mississauga, ON
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Job Description

Conagra Brands has the most energized, highest-impact culture in food. Our people persistently challenge and disrupt marketplace/business conventions and we are respected for our great brands, great food, great margins and consistent results. Conagra Brands, be part of building something BIG.

Position summary:

The Sr. Financial Analyst – Tax will be responsible for various Canadian income tax filings and will assist with income tax audits, income tax provisions and tax planning projects as needed. The analyst will conduct tax research to develop concise analyses, calculations and recommendations regarding various Canadian tax positions in order to file complete and accurate income tax returns. The analyst also will assist with other tax, including some international tax matters, research and compliance responsibilities. The analyst will report to and support the Director, Corporate Tax who has overall responsibility for ConAgra’s International taxes.


  • Prepare complete and accurate annual corporate income tax returns (federal and provincial), and related transfer pricing information returns, for multiple Canadian entities.
  • Prepare quarterly income tax provisions under US FASB ASC 740 for Canadian and select international entities.
  • Compile concise responses and submissions to tax authorities during government tax audits.
  • Conduct income tax research on specific issues and topics as part of Canadian income tax planning and compliance processes.
  • Develop legal entity forecasts of profit before tax for income tax provision purposes.
  • Work on special tax projects that arise from time to time.
  • Support the Finance group with Canadian commodity tax (HST, QST, RST) matters.
  • Support the HR group with tax research on specific payroll tax issues.
  • Maintain strong internal tax controls and ensure continued compliance with SOX.

Qualifications, Education & Experience:

  • University Degree in Accounting, or Business Administration with accounting emphasis.
  • Advanced accounting degree required: CA, CMA or CPA.
  • Completion of CICA In-Depth Course (Part 1), or equivalent (e.g. MTax) required.
  • Minimum of 3 years of Canadian corporate tax experience, either in public accounting or industry.
  • Experience with taxation of Canadian subsidiaries of foreign public corporations preferred.
  • Experience with CPG industry and Canadian VAT matters preferred
  • Experience with Canadian tax compliance, tax provisions, tax audits and tax planning.
  • Basic knowledge of international tax
  • Proven ability to conduct thorough tax research and develop supportable tax positions.
  • Proven ability to prepare complete set of income tax returns with all supporting schedules.
  • Proven ability to resolve income tax audits, including responding to auditor information requests and completing tax analyses.
  • Demonstrable strong analytical, research and problem solving skills.
  • Proven ability to self-direct and manage multiple projects simultaneously to successful completion in a deadline driven environment.
  • Proven ability to adapt and be flexible in a fast paced environment.
  • Proven ability to balance attention to detail with broader goals and time limitations.
  • Proven oral and written communication and interpersonal/teamwork skills.
  • Working knowledge of electronic tax research tools (e.g., EY Tax Research), tax compliance software (e.g., TaxPrep), OneSource, CorpTax, SAP and MS Office suite (e.g., Excel, Word and PowerPoint).

Conagra Brands is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, or any other protected factor. ConAgra Foods is committed to working with and providing accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If you need special assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please e-mail Canada.Recruitment@conagrafoods.com. We will make a determination on your request for accommodation on a case-by-case basis.

À titre d'employeur souscrivant au principe de l'égalité d'accès à l'emploi, Conagra Brands considère les postulants qualifiés pour les offres d'emplois sans égard à la race, la couleur, les croyances religieuses, l'origine, le sexe, l'orientation sexuelle, l'identité de genre, la langue parlée, l'âge, le handicap ou tout autre facteur discriminatoire. Conagra Brands s'engage à travailler et offrir des accommodements aux individus ayant des handicaps. Si vous avez besoin d'assistance ou si vous avez des besoins spécifiques pour votre emploi, vous pouvez transmettre votre demande par courriel à Canada.Recruitment@conagrafoods.com. Nous prendrons en considération votre demande d'accommodement au cas-par-cas.


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