Senior Accountant, Tax

Company Name: AltaGas Ltd.
Location: Calgary, AB
Job Code: 244
# of openings: 1



AltaGas is an energy infrastructure business with a focus on natural gas, power, and regulated utilities. We have, and continue to build, a solid portfolio of assets to serve producers and to provide clean and affordable energy to our customers. We continuously strive to build dynamic teams to support our future growth. We provide opportunity, challenge and competitive compensation within a positive work environment that motivates people to build careers within our company. AltaGas’ success is driven by a skilled team of more than 1700 employees.

Rapid expansion of our business has created a wide range of career opportunities for qualified individuals. If you want to work for a company that offers work/life balance, financial assistance to support continuous learning and growth, and that has a solid track record of success with an achievement-oriented organizational culture, AltaGas may be the right company for you.

AltaGas is currently looking for a Senior Tax Accountant to become a valuable member of the tax group in Calgary. Reporting directly to the Tax Manager, the successful Senior Tax Accountant will be focused primarily on supporting the preparation of monthly, quarterly and year-end tax provisions.

Responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Preparation of detailed tax provisions, including financial statement note disclosures

  • Provide a comprehensive analysis of future income taxes

  • Liaise with external auditors with respect to the tax provisions

  • Preparation of corporate and partnership tax returns

  • Interaction with the CRA, and Provincial tax authorities on specific queries and audits

  • Maintenance and implementation of internal controls for tax processes

  • Development of the annual tax budget and monthly variance reporting

  • Provide tax analysis and advice to other departments


  • Accounting designation

  • Experience with the calculation of income tax provisions

  • ERP/JDE knowledge and Excel expertise

  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail

  • Completed or enrolled in the CPA In-depth Tax Course

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills

  • Ability to work independently and meet tight deadlines


Qualified applicants are invited to submit their resumes in confidence to the Human Resources Department by visiting

We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization, but only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.  No agency referrals or telephone inquiries at this time, please.


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