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Title:  Senior Tax Adviser


Docklands, Victoria, Australia

  • Join the largest agribusiness in Australia

  • Join a collaborative finance team on a 12 month fixed term contract with a view to becoming permanent

  • Docklands, Melbourne head office location (currently working remotely)


For over 150 years, our business has been an integral part of the Australian agricultural industry and we have been committed to providing quality local advice, knowledge and expertise to growers. Nutrien Ag Solutions is the largest agribusiness operating in Australia with a national network of more than 4000 employees across 700 locations. 


Employing the best and brightest minds, our business is supported by an extensive network of corporate branches, franchises, members and agents. Our team are experts in a range of different farming areas, including precision farming services, marketing livestock and wool, agricultural services, water solutions, finance, insurance, merchandise and real estate.


As an agribusiness involved in food production our business is an essential service, so we are continuing to operate and support Australia’s farmers and rural producers across Australia. We are currently offering a rewarding opportunity for an astute Taxation professional to join our tax team based out of Docklands.


 Our core values are integrity and safety.


 About the Opportunity:


 Reporting to the Taxation Manager and working alongside a high performing team of experienced taxation professionals, the focus of your role will be supporting the full range of tax compliance services for Nutrien Ag Solutions and its associated entities with an emphasis on tax reporting and compliance across income tax, GST and FBT.


You will take ownership of key tax accounting tasks including:


  • Assist in the preparation and lodgement of income tax returns
  • Assist in year end tax reporting requirements for Australia
  • Prepare monthly and quarterly BAS for relevant entities covering GST and income tax
  • Assist with the preparation and lodgement of the annual FBT returns
  • Advice to the broader business covering income tax, GST and FBT.
  • Analysis of business requirements to recommend and/or develop improved procedures/processes to meet business demands
  • Implementing/maintaining internal reporting controls & procedures


About You:


 To be successful you will demonstrate strong knowledge of Australian income tax, FBT and GST law, an understanding of tax effect accounting with at least five years proven experience ideally gained in a corporate environment. You will also demonstrate:


  • Experience practicing Australian tax in either a global organisation or a larger Tax Consulting Firm supporting Global organizations
  • Sound understanding of Australian tax reporting and compliance requirements.
  • Sound understanding of Tax Effect Accounting and financial statement disclosure
  • Sound understanding of corporate responsibilities and behaviours.
  • High level of skill in Excel, Word, TM1
  • Familiarity with OneSource FBT Simplifier
  • Experience with SAP ERP preferred
  • Tertiary Education in either Finance or Commerce with either a CA or CPA qualification


To keep our employees safe, our head office teams are currently working from home. Our recruitment process will involve video interviewing to ensure we can meet our social distancing obligations.

The successful applicant will be subject to background checking, including police checks and relevant regulatory checks.


Are you a good match?


At Nutrien Ag Solutions we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating an inclusive workplace. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, colour, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability and other legally protected characteristics. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates.


We believe that our diverse workforce is a key strength of our business and we aim to attract the best talent to achieve our strategic goal of being the leading Australian Agribusiness and Employer of Choice in our sector. Our leaders create an environment of mutual respect with inclusive teams and value the individual contributions of our employees. We champion Australian agriculture and lead the way in innovation and investment in the future of farming.


Apply today!


If you are determined to make a difference and want to join a diverse organisation offering the opportunity to gain exposure to Australia’s key growth industry, click on the APPLY button. To find out more about Nutrien Ag Solutions go to https://www.nutrienagsolutions.com.au/  or follow us on LinkedIn.


This job will remain posted until filled. In accordance with Nutrien Ag Solutions’ policies, you may be required to undergo a background check and/or a pre-employment medical. While we appreciate all applications we receive, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

Job Req Id:  832

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