Tax Analyst

If you are an experienced Tax Analyst looking to enjoy work-life balance, then please read on...


Precision Drilling has a hybrid opening for a Tax Analyst, eager for fresh challenges and development toward potential future career growth as our business continues to innovate and grow.


Working for Precision Drilling means being immersed in a supportive culture that recognizes you as a strategic player in Precision Drilling’s future. We are a large company with a family feel, where you will collaborate with leadership and your colleagues across the organization.


Combined with a competitive remuneration package, you will enjoy the advantages of:


A benefits package including: medical, dental, prescription drug, life insurance, Pension match, long-term disability coverage, a free fitness membership steps away from our offices and product discount programs.

A casual work environment where you can expect to enjoy a work-life balance that promotes personal health, well-being, and family life!

Personal development to grow your career with us based on your strengths and interests.

Precision has a competitive vacation and PTO offering including afternoons off before a long weekend.


The Tax Analyst is responsible for various aspects of the Canadian income tax research, accounting and compliance activities. This position will assist in with the timely preparation and filing of all partnership and corporate income and commodity tax returns, as well as various information returns.



  • Assisting in the preparation of quarterly and year-end income tax provisions for the consolidated financial statements;
  • Working closely with team members from the accounting and finance teams to ensure the accuracy of tax provisions and other tax accounts in the financial statements, including deferred tax liabilities;
  • Liaising with internal personnel on tax provision matters;
  • Preparing of Canadian partnership and corporate tax returns and foreign reporting forms;
  • Assistance with the preparation and filing of Canadian monthly GST, HST, QST and PST tax returns;
  • Providing assistance on researching tax issues which impact the provision, tax returns and tax planning;
  • Assist with tax audits by Federal and Provincial income tax authorities and resolving any audit related issues, including preparing and maintaining supporting documentation for government audits;
  • Responding to tax queries and providing support to internal operations and finance personnel; and
  • Assist with various other tax related matters and special projects as required.


Knowledge & Skills

Self motivated with strong interpersonal skills;

Excellent communication skills both written and verbal;

Strong organization skills to manage multiple priorities;

Skilled in collecting and analyzing complex data and drawing logical conclusions; and

Strong knowledge of Excel, SAP, TaxPrep, CanTax FormMaster.

High level of integrity, confidentiality, and accountability;

Excellent teamwork and team building skills;

Must be results-oriented and demonstrate a can-do attitude – adaptability, flexibility, and resourcefulness; and

Collaborative problem solver who takes ownership of issues and drives to resolution.



CPA or equivalent professional designation; and

Enrolled in the CPA Canada In-Depth Tax Program.



Minimum of four years corporate tax experience in a Canadian setting;

Knowledge of IFRS and US GAAP;