Position Description

Director, Taxation
Division IMP Group Corporate
Location Halifax, NS
Position Status Full Time
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JOB TITLE:                                      Director, Taxation                           

DIVISION/DEPARTMENT:             Taxation & Audit        

LOCATION:                                     Head Office

TITLE OF SUPERVISOR:              Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer



Under the direction of the Senior Vice President & CFO, the Director, Taxation will be responsible to manage and perform all taxation functions for IMP Group, it’s divisions, subsidiaries and affiliated companies.

  • Coordinate tax projects with external partners, government tax authorities and internal finance teams.
  • Complete all foreign and domestic tax filings, manage payments and reconcile associated assessments; coordinate and approve all externally prepared returns.
  • Perform various taxation audits.
  • Assist with potential acquisitions by performing tax due diligence; analyse tax implications of potential divestitures
  • Engage in annual dividend planning; complete all associated financial and administrative transactions
  • Review changes to financial policy and accounting alternatives; makes recommendations based on potential tax implications
  •  Ensure compliance with all relevant tax authorities by completing and submitting required documentation and declarations in a timely manner
  • Provide taxation updates to the senior executive as required



The successful candidate will hold a CPA designation and possess 5 to 7 years’ experience in corporate taxation; completion of the CPA In-Depth Tax Program preferred. The individual must possess superior analytical abilities, organizational skills, and be able to prioritize efficiently.  He/She will demonstrate a high degree of initiative and be highly motivated.  Must display flexibility and be adaptable to changing priorities and conditions.


IMP is committed to Employment Equity and our goal is to be a diverse workforce that is representative at all job levels.  We welcome applicants from Aboriginal People, Visible Minority Groups, Persons with Disabilities and Women in occupations of positions where they are under-represented.  If you are a member of one of the equity groups, you are encouraged to self identify on either your cover letter or resume.


* All applications must include an updated resume.


LAST DATE TO APPLY:                                     February 1, 2021