Senior Analyst, Fund Tax

  • AustralianSuper
  • Melbourne VIC 3004, Australia
  • 06/06/2019
Full Time - Flexible Finance

Job Description

AustralianSuper is at the forefront of Australia’s rapidly evolving financial services landscape, passionately working on behalf of all Australians and businesses. We invest over $150 billion for more than 2 million members, helping create the best possible retirement outcomes.

We remain committed to the recruitment, development and support of a high performing workforce in an environment which is inclusive, embraces diversity in all its forms, and is a place where you can be you.

Here’s where you come in…

To support the growth of AustralianSuper we are seeking a Senior Analyst, Fund Tax to join our Investment Operations department, tasked with collating investment information for the annual tax return, including reviewing the listed and unlisted entitlement report. 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 assist in the monthly / quarterly / annual tasks associated with the Fund and calculation of the actual taxable income of the asset classes and attribute the tax to the different investment options. You will also keep tax policy and procedure documentation up to date.

You’ll need…

To be successful in this role you have experience in calculating the taxable income for complex trusts and a strong understanding of tax legislation in relation to investment markets and securities.

You will currently be operating as a Senior Analyst within the tax department of a leading accounting firm, or equivalent in house, and you are skilled in 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 and having exposure to preparation of foreign tax documentation to obtain foreign tax relief is highly advantageous.

You are comfortable with deadlines and keep abreast of rapidly changing market trends and industry developments/legislative developments.

The successful candidate will be hold Tertiary qualifications in Business or Accounting disciplines and be CA or CPA qualified.

If you would like the opportunity to work in a challenging, fast growing and rapidly developing 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.