Tax accountant

About us

We are a boutique taxation firm with offices in Melbourne and Hobart providing taxation and advisory services to creative professionals throughout Australia and overseas.

Due to rapid expansion, an opportunity exists in our Melbourne office for a qualified tax accountant with experience in public practice to join or dynamic and fast-growing organisation on a full-time basis. 

Key responsibilities

  • Preparation of financial statements, income tax returns and business activity statements for companies, trusts, partnerships, individuals and SMSFs
  • Completion of financial statements for group structures with multiple entities, including those with overseas operations, including inter-company reconciliations and consideration of franked dividends and Div7A loans
  • Liaising with the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) and other regulatory bodies when required

To be successful in the role you will have

  • Bachelor of accounting or business/commerce degree, CA, CPA or IPA holder preferred
  • 5 years relevant experience working in an Australian accounting firm or public practice
  • Detailed knowledge of tax accounting principles for financial instruments, trusts, and/or superannuation funds
  • Proficiency in MYOB, QuickBooks, Xero and MS Excel
  • Ability to manage workflow, develop and maintain client relationships 
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills 
  • Excellent verbal and written English communication skills
  • Sound time management in meeting internal and external deadlines
  • Experience in the taxation of the creative industries, including income averaging and cultural gifts rules (desirable but not essential)

 Benefits and culture

  • Permanent opportunity
  • Inner city location
  • Opportunity for interstate travel
  • Ongoing professional development opportunities
  • Friendly and tight-knit team
  • Flexible working conditions as required

Immediate start is available

Please note candidates must have unrestricted working rights in Australia; only successful candidates will be contacted 

22/06/2020 $0 CBD & Inner Suburbs 1 Accounting
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