Job Description

 

Experience/Knowledge Required:

  • Commerce/Accounting Degree preferable and 5+ years work experience in an accounting/tax function
  • Additional qualifications sought –
  • Moderate level of Australian tax knowledge with concentration in the GST and FBT field;
  • Knowledge of accounting principles;
  • Computer literacy – Word, Advanced Excel, Access and familiarity with financial information systems;
  • Analytical and problem solving skills;
  • Interpersonal communication skills
  • Organisational skills
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Ability to work under pressure

Responsibilities

Tax Compliance

Income Tax

  • Assist with the compilation information and documents required for the preparation of the annual income tax returns and supporting schedules Accenture Australia MEC Group
  • Compile the information and prepare the annual income tax returns and supporting schedules for Avanade Australia
  • Compile the information and prepare the annual income tax returns and supporting schedules for Accenture New Zealand
  • Review monthly interest and royalty withholding tax calculations and returns

Indirect Tax

  • Extract and analyse financial data for the purpose of preparing Accenture Australia and Avanade Australia FBT return and reportable benefits lists for PAYG Summary Disclosure, ensuing statutory lodgement dates are met
  • Extract and analyse any additional benefits given to the employees in liu of taxable salary and determine whether they are subject to FBT according to the ATO guidelines
  • Extract and analyse information for the purpose of preparing the quarterly Accenture New Zealand FBT return
  • Analyse financial data for preparation of the monthly Business Activity Statement and GST Report for Accenture Australia, Accenture New Zealand and Avanade Australia
  • Analyze accounts payable invoices for GST compliance and FBT reporting, ensure service level of agreement is met. Validate payment requests and ensure correct tax coding is applied according to the ATO guidelines.


Qualifications

Continuous improvement and client relations

  • Maintain and enhance skills appropriate to the position, including tax technical skills and systems operating skills.

  • Make recommendations to ensure that compliance costs are minimised.

  • Ensure that the Accenture team is presented in the best possible light to external parties

  • Foster good working relationships with internal staff to provide appropriate and timely input to enable compliance obligations to be met input

About Accenture

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions – underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network – Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With 459,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com.

 

Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law.

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, colour, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected applicable law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

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