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Senior Tax Analyst

Date: Jan 25, 2019

Location: Toronto, Ontario, CA, M1B 2K9

Company: Teva Pharmaceuticals

Company Info

At Teva Canada, we believe that all Canadians deserve access to innovative and affordable medications. We develop, produce and market generic pharmaceuticals, from diabetic agents to antibiotics, from heart medications to cancer treatments. We’ve been part of Canadian healthcare since 1965, when we began operations as one of the country’s first generic pharmaceutical companies. Today, we employ over 1,500 Canadians. We invest in facilities in this country—creating generic and brand-name medications. And we’re proud to be part of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. Worldwide, Teva is the leader in generics, one of the top 10 pharmaceutical companies, active in 60 countries and a workplace of choice for 46,000 dedicated employees.

Job Description

  • Provide creative input and drive for solutions to improve the efficiency of routine task processes freeing up resources to focus on value added activities and tools that drive business and foster a sustainable and energized department
  • Indirect and Excise Tax
    • Responsibility for sales tax function including taxation of products, understanding of place of supply rules
    • Preparation and/or review of monthly indirect and excise tax filings
    • Support indirect sales tax audits
    • Knowledge of Excise Tax Act, specifically HST/ GST
  • Prepare quarterly tax provisions (US GAAP) including
    • taxes payable
    • FIN48 analysis to determine appropriate tax accounting treatment
    • rate reconciliation and analysis;
    • global reporting schedules and QTD/YTD analysis of fluctuation
    • summary memorandums
    • provide initial responses to external advisors
  • Corporate Compliance preparations including:
    • Annual T2/CO-17
    • T106s – draft with available information, financial analysis of supporting data
    • T1134s and T2047
    • NR4 and NR4-T4A non-resident withholding reporting
    • Monthly indirect and excise tax filings
    • Support Provide initial response to external advisors
  • Audits:
    • Willingness to participate in government audits when possible
    • Assist as appropriate in preparing audit responses
    • Participate in initial analysis of final audit proposals/results to consider impact on tax accounts
  • Regular maintenance of corporate records that support tax accounting and compliance
  • Willingness to informally coach/mentor junior staff


  • College or University Degree in Accounting or related discipline
  • CPA designation
  • Completion of at least Part I and II In Depth Tax Program (CICA)
  • Three to five years of progressive experience in a tax role
  • General accounting, fundamental knowledge of accounting principles and practices an asset
  • Strong analytical skills, detail oriented and good problem solving skills
  • Proficiency in Excel and Tax Prep;
  • Oracle knowledge an asset
  • Basic PowerPoint and Word experience required;
  • SAP knowledge beneficial



Sub Function


Reports To

Director, Tax

Teva’s Equal Employment Opportunity Commitment

Teva Pharmaceuticals is committed to equal opportunity in employment. It is Teva's global policy that equal employment opportunity be provided without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national or ethnic origin or any other legally recognized status entitled to protection under applicable laws.

We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace for all. If you are contacted for a job opportunity, please advise us of any accommodations needed to ensure a fair and equitable access throughout the recruitment and selection process. All accommodation information provided will be treated as confidential and used only for the purpose of providing an accessible candidate experience.

Please note that applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada. A Criminal Record Search may be required of the successful candidate. Should it be determined that any background information provided be inaccurate or incorrect, Teva reserves the right to discontinue consideration of your application.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

We are motivated by a passion to make a difference.