Accountant - Commodity Tax

Calgary - Alberta - Canada - Energy - Oil & Gas - Construction, Commissioning & Operations - Academic Bachelor

We’re hiring a Accountant for our client, a large Canadian oil & gas company, to join their Commodity Tax team. This is a one-year contract with long-term potential.

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Jeremy Stevenson, Account manager

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About this role


  • Prepare, file, and pay assigned Commodity Tax Returns: analyze returns, code and reconcile appropriate accounts, maintain records and documentation, and manage internal and external inquiries and audit requests
  • Review and analyze internal systems, processes, records, and accounts to ensure compliance and effectiveness, recover over-payments, and reduce assessment risks
  • Maintain relevant systems and software including SMS (Structured Management System), SAP, MS Excel, and jurisdictional on-line reporting and payment systems
  • Set-up and maintain Fuel and Sales Tax rates within Husky’s in-house SMS system
  • Review of customer tax set-up and ensure exemption documentation for fuel and sales tax is appropriately managed
  • Assist with all internal and external compliance, communication, and reporting requirements including SOX compliance, Joint Venture audit queries, Business Continuity Plans, and Risk Management reporting

About you


  • Minimum 5 years’ related accounting experience
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience with reconciliation
  • 3-5 years’ experience with SAP Financial
  • Advanced MS Excel capabilities: Macros, Pivot Tables, and working with large volumes of data
  • Experience with Downstream Oil & Gas
  • Understanding of Fuel Tax, PST and/or GST legislation; able to read, interpret, and apply
  • Experience using MS access or other data analytics tools

What we offer

Why work with Brunel? We are proud to offer exciting career opportunities from over 100 offices globally in 42 countries. Advancing your career takes time and effort – let us match you to your ideal position.

About us

Brunel has a reputation for working with some of the best in the business. That’s what we continually strive for. Over 40 years, we’ve created a global network of interesting clients and talented individuals working together through a vast array of services.


  • Vacancy number: PUB237010
  • Location: Calgary
  • Market: Energy
  • hours per week: 40
  • Branch: Oil & Gas
  • Education level: Academic Bachelor
  • Area of Expertise: Construction, Commissioning & Operations
  • Closing date: Thursday, October 17, 2019
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Feel free to contact


Jeremy Stevenson

Account manager Brunel Canada Toronto

+1 416 244 2402

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