We're Hiring - Senior Tax Accountant
The Money Edge is an established and progressive accounting firm passionate about Agribusiness and Small to Medium Businesses. We are seeking a Senior Tax Accountant to join our team.
About the role
We are based in beautiful Bundaberg. You will be working from our office in a permanent full-time position. There is onsite car parking available. We base our business practices on our professionalism, integrity, communication and accountability to our clients and one another.
To be successful in this role, you must have excellent written and verbal communication skills. You must also have excellent organisational and time management skills, have the ability to meet deadlines, effectively prioritise work, quickly resolve issues and have a strong work ethic.
We require a dedicated and professional person who is a current CPA, CA or another accounting professional body qualified member with a
minimum of 3 years of Public Practice experience. You will work directly with the directors of the business and staff. This is an
office-based role, and you will be a key member of our team.
The skills that the position requires include, but are not limited to;
Review other Accountant’s work and prepare Financial Statements
Reviewing work & providing mentorship to fellow team members where required
Manage workflow, ensuring all deadlines are met
Ability to independently process and prepare Income Tax Returns including: Company, Trust, Partnerships, SMSF and other structures
Ability to process and prepare accurate Financial Statements
Knowledge of technical GST issues and ability to prepare Business Activity Statements
Knowledge of Fringe Benefits Tax, Payroll Tax and other lodgements
A strong knowledge of Trusts, Division 7A and technical Company & Trust issues
A strong knowledge of small business CGT concessions
An excellent knowledge in all areas of Taxation
Advising clients on business structures
Project work for clients - Reporting/ Management Accountant/ Cash flow/ Budgeting/ Grant Applications
Process improvement to minimise the risk of errors and increase efficiency
Assist Directors with ad hoc tasks
Liaising with the ATO, Banks, Brokers and other stakeholders for clients
Regularly reviewing systems and making updates and improvements where necessary
Analysis and advice on various taxation and accounting matters.
Skills and experience:
We are looking for a Senior Tax Accountant with the following:
Ability to build strong working relationships with clients and colleagues
Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office 365 Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook)
Experience with accounting software such as XPM, Xero, MYOB and BGL would be advantageous.
Minimum of three years’ experience in public practice in a similar role
Demonstrate an understanding of privacy and confidentiality
Excellent time management and organisational skills
Strong IT, AI automation and technology understanding
Ability to work with general direction, independently and as a team member, displaying initiative and personal task management skills
Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills to build relationships with clients and their stakeholders
A background in agriculture and familiarity with the agricultural industry is highly desirable but not essential
Competent & comfortable attending client premises if/when required
Reliable vehicle & current licence
Be a self-starter who uses your initiative to make a difference!
The position will be predominantly office-based; however, occasionally, you may be required to go out on-site at client premises. As such,
you must have a reliable vehicle and driver's licence.
*Note: Part of our recruitment process is to complete a 'Skills Test', but don't stress if you're a skilled accountant; you should breeze through it.
Some of the benefits you will experience with us are:
Continuing education & professional development
A collaborative team approach that embraces a relaxed, open, and supportive culture
Great business practices and administrative support.
Attractive remuneration package for the right candidate
A focus on work/life balance
Support from dedicated bookkeeping/BAS processing team allowing you as a professional to concentrate on higher level tax and compliance work
This position is available for an immediate start.
This is a long-term position for someone looking to secure their future and grow with the business.
If you like what we’re about and think you’ll be a good fit, we’d love to meet you!
How to apply:
Please email: firstname.lastname@example.org with your resume and a cover letter:
Applications will be treated with the utmost confidentiality.
Note: NO RECRUITMENT AGENTS ACCEPTED
If you have any queries please feel free to contact us for a confidential chat 07 4151 8898