Tax Accountant

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Location:Sydney
Job Type:Full Time

At ING we’re not the average bank and we don’t want an average Tax Accountant.

As our Tax Accountant in our Tax team, you will take responsibility for day to day tax compliance and reporting obligations for ING. This will include the preparation of tax calculations, reporting and payment of all taxation liabilities to internal business units and external tax and revenue authorities. You will be challenged to resolve any difficulties that may prevent the completion of tasks whilst also ensuring all amounts are received and paid on time and that reporting is accurate and timely.

As our Tax Accountant will also be provided with the opportunity to develop your capability to liaise with and present to senior level stakeholders.

What are you going to do? You’ll be…

  • Responsible for the monthly preparation of various returns and lodgement with tax and revenue authorities;

  • Preparing and processing tax journals and monthly reconciliation of tax accounts;

  • Conduct tax analysis of tax sensitive accounts for various tax reporting purposes;

  • Preparing transfer pricing documentation including Country by Country Reporting;

  • Responsible for the administration, co-ordination and project management of Research and Development tax incentive claims including documentary evidence;

What are we looking for? You’ll have…

  • The ability to research, interpret and apply legislations, case laws and ATO rulings to current issues/queries

  • The ability to apply professional judgment and confidence in making decision

  • Minimum 5-6 years of tax experience in the financial services sector

  • Advanced understanding of accounting or tax discipline or related analytical role

  • Strong stakeholder engagement skills

  • Demonstrated team player and high achiever

  • Excellent analytical skills and attention to details

  • Effective oral and written communication skills


About Us

At ING, we want to make life simpler and more worthwhile – for everyone who banks with us, for the people who work with us, and the community at large, too.

When you come to work at ING, you’re joining a team where individuality isn’t just accepted, it’s encouraged. We’ve built a culture that’s fun, friendly and supportive – it’s the kind of place where you can be yourself and make the most of whatever you have to offer.

We give people the freedom to take risks, think differently, take ownership of their work, and make great things happen. We’re here to help you get ahead. And with our global network, there’s plenty of scope to take your career in new directions, perhaps even ones you’ve never considered.

People of all ages, sexual orientations, cultures and backgrounds are welcome to apply – likewise if you’re an indigenous Australian, or you’re living with a disability, or you have family or caring responsibilities. We would also be open to flexible working applications for this role, please just let us know as part of your phone interview.

Sound like the kind of place you’d feel at home? We’d love to hear from you.