Tax Accountant


Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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Job Posted: 29/06/2018

Job Category:

Accounting / Taxation

Job description:

Isentia is the Asia Pacific’s leading media intelligence and insights company providing services to the world’s biggest brands and organisations. Powered by cutting-edge technology and a team of world class experts, our mission is to help businesses leap-forward where only genuine insight can take them.


We have an exciting opportunity for a Tax Accountant in our Sydney office. Reporting to the Group Financial Controller, you will be responsible for mitigating Isentia’s tax risk and ensuring tax compliance.



What you will do in this role?

  • Provide meaningful analysis on the movement of all tax accounts including tax expense, tax payable, and deferred tax assets/liabilities.
  • Detect and escalate any potential tax risks
  • Provide group audit support and assists with internal audit matters 
  • Lodge all indirect tax filling including BAS for Isentia’s Australia and New Zealand business
  • Calculate and provides income tax provision and the full tax reconciliation for Isentia Australia and New Zealand on a monthly basis
  • Prepare the annual Income Tax return for Isenita Australia consolidated tax group and Isentia New Zealand
  • Assist the Group Financial Controller in developing and implementing Isentia’s tax strategy and risk management framework around tax
  • Apply any major tax legislation changes to Isentia operation


As a successful candidate, who are you?

  • Detail focused with an eye for accuracy
  • At least 3 year’s tax consulting/audit experience within a Big4 accounting firm
  • Degree qualified, CPA or CA qualified
  • Able to work autonomously or as part of a team and deliver results to strict deadlines.
  • An excellent problem solver with strong analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Customer focused, and pride yourself in providing professional service
  • An effective team member who is able to communicate and contribute to a high performing team
  • Motivated with an eagerness to learn and develop


Who are we and what else do you need to know?


Isentia is the Asia-Pacific region's leading media intelligence company; we're a client-centric organisation where you can really add value to our clients' businesses. Our clients are diverse, ranging from globally renowned brands right through to start-ups and not for profit organisations.


We provide our team members with constructive feedback to foster their career growth, and you will have many opportunities to work with fun and talented people.  We also have an open and inclusive culture where we embrace opportunities to do better and we celebrate achievements wildly.


We are an equal opportunity employer that is dedicated at providing a working environment which embraces and values diversity and inclusion. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of your application.


We offer an opportunity to work with a great team of talented, innovative and passionate people across the Asia-Pacific and access to our innovative search technology, comprehensive coverage and expert research. We also offer competitive salary and a heap of benefits like discounted private health insurance, free fruit at work, free flu shots and great social events.


If you are interested in joining this dynamic organisation in a key role, then please apply now.