Job title: Senior Tax Accountant
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary type: Annual
Salary: negotiable
Job published: 21-05-2024
Job ID: 36642

Job Description

As the Senior Tax Accountant, you’ll play a crucial role in shaping the tax strategy for an ASX Listed Company in the Energy sector. Partnering closely with the Tax Manager, you will ensure compliance with tax obligations and provide strategic tax advisory services to the wider business. In this role, you will closely collaborate and maintain strong relationships with internal teams and external regulatory bodies, as the senior advisor on behalf of the company. 

The company fosters an innovative culture, encouraging continuous improvement and efficiency, which contributes to a functional work environment. You will also benefit from professional development opportunities and career advancement prospects. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and review tax lodgements, including income tax, PRRT, GST, FBT, government royalties, R&D tax credits, and excise.

  • Perform monthly, half-yearly and annual tax effect accounting calculations.

  • Develop and manage income tax forecasts and budget calculations.

  • Drive efficiencies through continuous improvement and innovative practices.

  • Provide strategic and commercial tax advice, particularly for acquisitions and divestments.

  • Liaise with internal stakeholders and external regulatory bodies, including the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) and New Zealand Inland Revenue.

Required Competencies:

  • Relevant tertiary qualifications in Accounting, Commerce, Law or related field.

  • CA, CPA, TIA or equivalent.

  • Significant corporate tax experience either in a large accounting firm or a large corporate.
  • Strong working knowledge of relevant Australian tax laws.
  • Strong communication skills to clearly convey information and engage various audiences.

  • Strong critical thinking and analytical skills to evaluate information and guide actions.

  • Ability to facilitate change by encouraging innovation and implementing new practices.


  • Opportunity to work with a leading company in the energy sector

  • Collaborative and innovative work environment

  • Career development and growth opportunities

  • Bonus incentives up to 15% of base salary

With a competitive salary and benefits package, this role offers a blend of strategic influence, professional growth, and collaboration, making it an exceptional opportunity for experienced tax professionals.