Tax Accountant

      Leading Financial Services  organisation

•      Build Best Practice Tax Framework

•      Senior Stakeholder Interaction


Client Details

My client is a leading Financial Services organisation known for its organic growth, great reputation in the Australian market & for its fantastic culture supporting flexibility and work/life balance, located in Sydney CBD.
They are seeking a high caliber Senior Tax Accountant to join the Tax function in a permanent role.  


This is a newly created role reporting directly into the Tax Manger and working closely with the Head of Tax. This is a high profile role in which you will have visibility of the overall business & products. You will also have the opportunity to business partner with senior executive level stakeholders across the entire business through to CFO.

This is a broad role spanning across Tax Compliance, Tax Advisory and Tax Governance.

Responsibilities include:
  • Preparing & lodging tax returns including BAS, FBT, GST, PAYG
  • Analysing the tax implications of proposed major transactions including new product launches, leases and disposal of assets & advising Senior Management of the tax impact. Prepare and present associated tax treatments and disclosures.
  • Assessing the impact of new or proposed legislation & tax rulings & advising Senior Management on the associated tax treatments & disclosure
  • Identifying opportunities to reduce tax & presenting your recommendations to Senior Management
  • Implementing a best practice tax framework as directed by external Tax Consultants
  • Process improvements
  • Stakeholder management


To be successful, you MUST have:
  • CA/CPA qualification
  • 4+ years of experience specialising in Tax
  • Experience preparing various tax returns eg BAS/FBT/GST/PAYG
  • Financial Services background will be highly regarded
  • Tax Advisory experience in relation to mitigating tax 
  • Experience interpreting and implementing ATO requirements
  • Experience implementing best practice tax framework and exposure to governance will be highly regarded
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to partner with senior stakeholders

Job Offer

The salary on offer for this role is $110,000 to $120,000 base + super.

To apply for this position, please click the 'Apply Now' button below.
Please contact Neha Jain on 0421 114 847 for a confidential discussion or email your CV to