We are looking for a Vice President, Tax & Risk Management to join us in the exciting work we do at Green Impact Partners (GIP). Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer, the VP, Tax & Risk Management will work closely with the Chief Financial Officer and the Vice President, Finance in executing all aspects of our tax planning, tax compliance, and risk management activities. In this newly created role, the VP, Tax & Risk Management will also be the lead in managing the relationships and information needs of our tax advisors. We are looking for an experienced, driven, self-starter with a sharp attention to detail.

Green Impact Partners is currently listed on the TSX Venture Exchange but may, in the future, seek a listing in the United States.

Accountabilities and Key Functions

  • Proactively lead the tax planning activities for the Company and its subsidiaries as well as any tax planning with respect to M&A transactions
  • Advise and help manage the Company’s corporate organizational structure and flow of funds between entities to ensure the most efficient and effective tax outcomes
  • Lead the tax compliance activities for income taxes across GIP’s various entities in Canada and the United States
  • Navigate complex tax issues facing the organization and provide appropriate recommendations and strategies
  • Track and assist in registration and ongoing support for various tax incentive programs across Canada and the United States
  • Manage all investment tax credit or production tax credit transactions including registration, reporting, and potential third-party sales
  • Manage tax audits with the assistance of the accounting and finance team
  • Analyze and provide recommendations on transfer pricing and other cross-border issues
  • Manage GIP’s insurance program for existing operations and new projects
  • Lead GIP’s Enterprise Risk Management efforts with in-depth collaboration across all facets of the organization including the executive team, corporate development, construction, technology, legal, regulatory, and operations
  • Manage capital accounts for joint venture projects
  • Oversee GIP’s risk management activities, including, but not limited to foreign exchange and commodity hedging activities
  • Support the organization’s immigration and cross-border tax issues
  • Advise on sales tax and property tax issues and planning
  • Collaborate with the Company’s tax specialists and advisors to optimally structure transactions from a tax perspective
  • Work closely with Legal, Corporate Development, and Finance on the commercial structure of projects
  • Assist with special projects and other ad hoc requests, as directed

Who You Are

  • You have a strong working knowledge of Canadian and US tax, including incentive programs such as investment tax credits and production tax credits
  • You have a strong network of tax advisors to tap into on complex tax issues
  • You are able to multi-task and are comfortable in a high paced, fast-changing environment
  • You have the ability to work across multiple functional areas
  • You are comfortable working remotely
  • You have a sharp attention to detail
  • You have strong people skills with the ability to work effectively with a diverse organization
  • You are a team player

 Education

  • University degree in Business, Accounting, Economics, or a related discipline
  • A professional accounting designation is considered an asset

Experience

  • 15+ years of experience preferably in the renewable energy, conventional energy sectors or provide tax advisory services, with a minimum of five years in a senior role
  • Experience in successful tax planning across multiple jurisdictions
  • Experience with complex tax transactions, including M&A
  • Experience working in a multi-entity, complex organization structure
  • Experience in risk management

Location

  • Remote work environment

How to apply

  • Send your cover letter and resume to careers@greenipi.com