Uken Games is hiring a

Tax Analyst

Toronto, Canada
Full-Time

Uken’s Finance team is expanding! We are looking for a Tax Analyst to help us with tax credit applications, tax compliance and planning. This position reports to the Head of Finance.   

 

You'd be working on meaningful things like:

  • Administering and maximizing our tax credit and government grant applications including SRED and OIDMTC
  • Managing corporate tax compliance with external accountants
  • Staying on top of new government incentive and hiring incentive programs
  • Preparing for financial audits and coordinating with auditors
  • Identifying opportunities to minimize corporate taxes and indirect taxes and recommending appropriate actions
  • Developing work plans and implementing chosen tax strategies to realize savings
  • Preparing tax provision
  • Assisting on special projects via financial projections and models
  • Assisting with the month end and year end processes as necessary

 

Your background should include:

  • A degree in finance or business and an accounting designation.  CA preferred.
  • 2-3 years of tax compliance and SRED/OIDMTC application preparation experience; experience with software development, tech or media industries preferred
  • Interest in mobile and/or console gaming an asset
  • Strong Excel-based skills
  • Results-oriented and ability to work independently in an entrepreneurial environment
  • Strong interpersonal and effective communication skills required as this position will interact with internal and external stakeholders
  • Interest in getting exposure to other areas of Finance would be ideal

 

We believe in a fun & meaningful work environment:

  • You'll be equipped with a MacBook Air and iOS/Android device
  • Competitive salary and stock options
  • Full health, dental and vision coverage
  • Full catered breakfast, lunch and snack-filled kitchen
  • Uken social nights including movie night, pub night and more…..
  • Convenient location at the corner of King & Duncan

 

About Uken

Uken is one of the only true cross platform gaming companies around. We build fun social and mobile games that make people stare, smile, jump, and feel awesome inside. We have a quirky nerdy culture that fosters creativity, collaboration, quality ideas, and a data driven mindset. We believe in moving quickly and improving constantly and that mantra is reflected in the weekly updates we make to our games and internal technologies. We have an appetite for pushing technical boundaries and we’ve done exactly that with Unity and HTML5. We work on products that are used by millions of people everywhere and we’re just getting started.

 

*Uken welcomes applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, members of sexual minority groups, and others who would contribute to the further diversification of our team.

 

Uken is committed to offering reasonable accommodation to job applicants with disabilities. If you need assistance or accommodation due to a disability, please contact us at jobs@uken.com

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