Senior Finance Analyst - Tax

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Job Type:Full Time

See yourself being part of a large, transformational change? This could be the role for you!

Who We Are:

At Iress, we believe technology should help people perform better every day. Since our beginning in 1993, people across financial services have trusted us to take their performance to the next level. From the world’s most established financial brands to new and disruptive players, we help improve every aspect of our clients’ businesses so that they can work better, every day. Iress is one of Australia’s largest technology companies and employs more than 1,900 people across Australia, United Kingdom, South Africa, Canada, New Zealand and Asia.

The Role:

This is a 12 month fixed term, MAT leave cover role with full-time hours.

As a Senior Finance Analyst - Tax at Iress you will operate in a global Finance Reporting team where you will bring your passion for tax compliance and consulting. Identifying areas of improvement will come naturally to you. This is a highly collaborative environment where you will bring your strong reporting and analytical skills to help impact decisions across the business.

The candidate should be a qualified professional in either accounting or law, and have 5+ years of corporate tax experience, ideally gained from a mixture of practice and industry roles. First-time movers from the Big 4 or second-tier firms are welcome if the candidate can demonstrate a strong appreciation of the commercial nature of an in-house role.

What you will be doing:

  • Preparing Australian income tax return and associated schedules

  • Delivery of periodic global tax statutory reporting

  • Preparing or reviewing global tax compliance items, including but not limited to: Australian BASs, Australian FBT returns; withholding tax obligations; tax instalment obligations

  • Involvement in managing transfer pricing, thin capitalisation and R&D projects for all global entities

  • Manage external advisors and foreign finance teams on globally outsourced tax returns

  • Provide tax advice to the global group on business transactions, including international related party dealings

  • Governance and controls: document, enhance and automate tax processes and controls

What you will need:

  • A degree in either Accounting or law - CA or CPA qualification or a relevant law degree
    5+ years corporate tax experience - this can be either in-house or professional accounting experience

  • Experience with Indirect taxes, withholding tax and FBT

  • Tax regimes of overseas regions, especially the UK and US is highly regarded but not essential

  • A technical coding background is also advantageous but not required

Why work with us?

  • Competitive base salary

  • Global opportunities

  • State-of-the-art offices

  • Casual dress, flexible work policy

  • Access to various learning and development programs

  • 3 days’ leave per year for charity initiatives

  • Global 36-hour hackathon

  • Table tennis, pool tables, meditation rooms

  • Subsidised Myki

  • Up to 26 weeks’ paid parental leave for primary carers (up to 4 weeks for secondary carers), and the ability to work part-time when returning to work.

Employment Type


Time Type

Full time