EY Tax Associate (Compensation and Benefits) in ON, Canada

Title: Tax Associate (Compensation and Benefits)

Location: CA-ON-Toronto

Job Number: EYT00050

EY's people in more than 150 countries are committed to operating with integrity, quality and professionalism in the provision of audit, advisory, tax and transaction advisory services. We strive to help all of our people achieve their professional and personal goals through an inclusive environment that values everyone's contributions, appreciates diversity of thought, fosters growth, and provides continuous opportunities for development. Recognized as one of Canada's top employers, EY continually strives to be a great place to work.

EY’s People Advisory Services –helps clients develop relevant and flexible tax-compliant remuneration, benefit, and incentive programs. Our multi-disciplinary integrated team of lawyers, actuaries, human resource, and tax professionals provide specialized services in the areas of pensions, benefits, HR, tax and compensation.

We are currently seeking a Tax Associate to join our team to collaborate on challenging compensation consulting engagements for a diverse client base.

The successful candidate will provide tax advice related to the review, design and implementation of executive compensation plans, incentive plans, and bonus plans and consult on employee mobility issues. You will team with the existing Canadian compensation tax team, as well as with EY’s global network of compensation professionals.

You would be expected to contribute to the growth and maintenance of ongoing client relationships.


To qualify, candidates must have:

  • A bachelor's degree with a graduate degree and/or professional designation preferred (LL.B. or C.A.)

  • 2-5 years of tax experience with some experience assessing the tax implications of compensation packages or other incentive programs

  • US Tax experience would be an asset but not a requirement

  • Strong tax research and analytical skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • The ability to work independently in a fast-paced, dynamic team-oriented environment

EY is committed to inclusiveness, equity and accessibility. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply.