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Senior Tax Accountant Sydney

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Senior Tax Accountant Sydney in Australia

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The role of a Senior Tax Accountant is to prepare tax reporting and filing requirements for Link Group Australia and overseas jurisdictions subsidiaries. Support the Tax Manager and Head of Tax, identify any opportunities to improve the tax processes within the Finance team and the broader Link Group.



Day to day responsibilities include;

    • Prepare tax calculations for tax provisions Group finance statements, local entity statutory accounts and income tax returns
    • Prepare Australian and overseas tax jurisdictions tax returns for all taxes (income tax, GST, employer taxes) for review by the Tax Manager
    • Assist with the preparation of monthly management accounts tax calculations
      Identify and assist with process improvement within the Financial Accounting and transaction processing functions (Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable and Payroll)
    • Provide tax advice to Financial Accounting and transaction processing functions



The above list of key accountabilities is not an exhaustive list and may change from time-to-time based on business needs.

Essential Skills, Capabilities and Experience

    • External Reporting
      Preparing income tax returns, GST filings and employer taxes (FBT, Payroll taxes)
      Assist with the preparation of the income tax provision calculations for inclusion in the financial statements
      Monitor compliance of all overseas and subsidiary company’s tax returns and coordinate completion with local management
      Coordinate the Group’s R&D applications, where relevant
      Coordinate the timely preparation and completion of FBT returns and annual Payroll tax reconciliations for designated companies
      Update documentation regarding changes to the tax consolidated Group – both internally and with the ATO
    • Internal & Ad-hoc Reporting
      Ensure taxation balances are accounted for correctly and entered into the monthly management accounts and general ledger
      Perform ad-hoc financial reporting as may be required from time to time
      Provide assistance on projects as requested
      Provide assistance on financial transactions (acquisitions, disposals, restructuring etc) as may be required, including the performance of any stub returns



The above list of key accountabilities is not an exhaustive list and may change from time-to-time based on business needs.



Link Group Core Values

Link places great importance on the demonstration of our core values as they are fundamental to our future success and are, therefore, core to our performance and rewards processes.

Link expects all employees to embrace the core values and their corresponding behaviours and to demonstrate these values by adopting the behaviours while representing Link.

  • Professionalism: I will operate with strict adherence to courtesy, honesty and responsibility when dealing with all individuals in the business environment.
  • Teamwork: I will work collaboratively with colleagues and clients to achieve common goals.
  • Integrity: I commit to maintain the highest ethical and quality standards without compromise.
  • Commitment: I will understand, meet and exceed expectations of us to create a positive impact in all areas of our working lives.
  • Respect: I recognise and respect the diversity and needs of our employees and clients, ensuring transparent and constructive interactions through mutual trust.


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