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Tax Accountant

  • Location

    Melbourne

  • Sector:

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    $110,000 - $120,000

  • Contact:

    Nicole Katipunan

  • Contact email:

    nicole.katipunan@edwardmann.com.au

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-12-20

Edward Mann is currently recruiting for a Tax Accountant to join a growing Construction organisation, based in the Melbourne CBD. It is a permanent position paying up to 120k + super.

Reporting directly to the Group Tax Manager, the role will oversee and improve upon the current controls and processes within the governance framework to support tax decision-making and managing tax effect accounting. You will be required to understand the obligations and laws in line with compliance.

Responsibilities

  • Assist the Group Tax Manager in improving and implementing the current governance framework.

  • System implementation and assisting in project management.

  • Performing ad-hoc duties with the wider finance team, specifically corporate accounting.

  • Identify opportunities and embrace technology to improve tax processes and procedures.

  • Implementation of systems to efficiently report and manage the accounting and taxation requirements of the company.

  • Preparation of tax returns and Financial Statements.

  • Ensuring the integrity of accounting information by recording, verifying, consolidating, accurately reconciling, and entering transactions.

  • Preparing Business Activity Statements and Instalment Activity Statements.

Desirables

  • Tertiary qualifications in accounting – CA/CPA preferably – Those without or currently studying towards will still be considered.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Strong computer skills - advanced Excel skills.

  • Strong knowledge of technical accounting, accounting systems and internal controls.

  • Must be able to display a practical application of this knowledge in bringing control and process improvement to the daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual processes that are fundamental to the effective operation of the Finance function within the organisation.

Edward Mann Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Edward Mann Ltd is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply.