Senior Adviser - Tax and Accounting

  • Competitive
  • Canberra, Australian Capital, Australia
  • Permanent, Full time
  • KPMG Australia
  • 21 Nov 17

See job description for details

  • Tax and accounting compliance and advisory role, mid-market and government portfolio
  • Inclusive, diverse and supportive team culture
  • Extensive learning, mentoring and professional development
KPMG is one of the most trusted and respected global professional services firms. Through depth of expertise, clarity of insight and strength of purpose we help our clients solve complex challenges, steer change, strengthen, transition and grow. We are looking for talented people who share our purpose of inspiring confidence and empowering change for our clients, our people and our communities.

From family groups to high net-wealth individuals and entrepreneurs' to State and National Government, our Enterprise team are trusted advisors with specialist services in Audit and Assurance, Tax, Accounting and Advisory. With continued growth, we are now looking to recruit an experienced Senior Tax and Accounting Advisor to join our Canberra practice.

Your new role:
  • Provide expert tax and accounting advice and solutions to a portfolio of clients including both government and non-government entities
  • Develop your hands-on experience in compliance and business advisory services including financial statements, income tax returns and FBT returns
  • Work closely with senior leaders across the full scope of client engagements, developing your exposure by joining them in client presentations and meetings
  • Become a mentor to other less experienced team members and encourage their development.
You bring to the role:

The successful candidate will have hands-on market experience in Australian tax and accounting with relevant tertiary qualifications including CA or CPA (including those in progress). You will have strong interpersonal, communication and presentation skills along with the ability to build stakeholder relationships. You will also have an analytical mindset and be excited to stretch yourself by working across a variety of engagements. Experience with government clients is preferred but not essential.

What we offer you:
We offer rewarding careers for outstanding professionals, ongoing learning and development opportunities, a collaborative and inclusive culture, and flexible and agile work practices that focus on our people's wellbeing to drive innovation and entrepreneurship. We also believe that our business plays a distinct and vital role in helping solve important social and environmental issues; and use our unique skills and expertise to help create positive and lasting impacts for our communities.

We believe diversity of thought, background and experience strengthens relationships and delivers meaningful benefits to our people, our clients and communities. We are consistently recognised as an employer of choice for women, and our inclusive culture promotes the development of our people irrespective of gender, ethnicity, generation, flexible work status, family circumstances, sexual orientation or disability.

Please apply for this position by submitting your confidential application online.

Advertised: 27 Oct 2017 AUS Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: 27 Nov 2017 AUS Eastern Daylight Time