Senior Tax Analyst, Investments

Location: Australia
Job Type: Full time
Reference: RD000141

**- Investment tax compliance

  • Domestic & offshore tax jurisdictions
  • Leading financial services organisation**

AustralianSuper is for all Australians and businesses; we invest members’ money to help create the best possible retirement outcome. More than 2.2 million members trust us to invest more than $140 billion on their behalf. Our size has given us the ability to leverage significant investment opportunities for long term performance and lower fees that are passed onto our members.

We put members first in everything we do and are committed to the recruitment, development and support of a diverse workforce that share our values of Energy, Integrity, Generosity of Spirit and Excellent Outcomes.

Here’s where you come in…

To support the growth of AustralianSuper we are seeking a Senior Tax Analyst to join our Investment Operations department, tasked with ensuring tax compliance matters relating to our domestic and offshore investments are met. This role represents an outstanding opportunity to provide expert technical tax support and advice across a range of investments and jurisdictions.

In this hands-on role, you will take responsibility for all domestic and foreign monthly, quarterly and yearly tax related tasks in respect of an assigned portfolio of the Fund’s Separate Legal Entities (SLEs). You will also keep tax policy and procedure documentation up to date, and ensure any SLE errors are reported and remediated.

The leadership components of the role will see you manage, train and mentor a junior staff member, reviewing their work and providing guidance as appropriate.

You’ll need…

A CA or CPA qualified tax compliance professional, you have significant experience in calculating the taxable income for complex trusts and a strong understanding of tax legislation in relation to investment markets and securities. Operating as a manager within the tax department of a leading accounting firm, or equivalent in house, you are skilled in the preparation of reports (including board papers), as well as undertaking analysis of information and drawing conclusions.

Knowledge relating to the calculation of tax impact within a superannuation structure, and/or superannuation funds’ taxation requirements would be highly regarded.

If you would like the opportunity to work in a challenging, growing and flexible work environment to deliver outstanding results that benefit members, please apply now! Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

Agencies please note: this vacancy is being managed directly by AustralianSuper’s Recruitment team. We will contact our preferred agency partners should we require additional support. Thank you.