EY Senior Consultant, Corporate Tax, Financial Services Office - Melbourne in Melbourne, Australia

Senior Consultant, Corporate Tax, Financial Services Office - Melbourne


Requisition # MEL00256

Post Date Mar 13, 2019

As a result of continued growth, EY’s Business Tax Advisory (Financial Services) practice wishes to hire a talented Consultant or Senior Consultant to play a key role in implementing their growth strategy.

The opportunity

We are currently looking to supplement and add to our team with corporate tax specialists at Senior Consultant level. In this role, you will provide financial services clients with tax advisory, tax structuring and tax compliance services. Working with leading financial services organisations, you will have the opportunity to advise on tax matters and planning business activities to optimise tax solutions.

Your key responsibilities

Drawing on your skills and experience in Corporate Tax, you will help some of the world’s leading Financial Services organisations to structure transactions tax-effectively, mitigate tax risk and comply with tax laws in the most effective way. Through developing strong and broad relationships with clients, you will provide the highest level of technical advice on the application of tax law and contribute to winning new clients. Applying your organisational and project management skills you will work across multiple projects and clients as a team member collaborating with our global network of resources.

Skills and attributes for success

  • Ability to develop strong and broad relationships with clients and provide a high level of client service

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Organisation and time management skills

To qualify for the role you must have

  • Australian tax experience ideally gained in a top tier accounting firm, corporate, business consulting or legal environment

  • An ability to work as part of a team in delivering tax advice, compliance support and business solutions to a range of clients.

Ideally, you’ll also have

  • Experience in or an interest in dealing with Financial Services organisations

What we look for

We’re interested in leaders with a genuine creative vision and the confidence to make it happen. You can expect plenty of autonomy in this role, so you’ll also need the ability to take initiative and seek out opportunities to improve our current relationships and processes. If you’re serious about tax and ready to take on some of our clients’ most complex issues, this role is for you.

What working at EY offers

We offer a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working and career development, and with FlexEY you can select benefits that suit your needs, covering holidays, health and well-being, insurance, savings and a wide range of discounts, offers and promotions. Plus, we offer:

  • Support, coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around

  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career

  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you

EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.

About EY

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we’re using the finance products, expertise and systems we’ve developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. And with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we’ll make our ambition to be the best employer by 2020 a reality.

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

Join us in building a better working world.

Apply now.

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