Tax Specialist

Posted on 03-Aug-2017
Application Close Date: 24-Aug-2017
Job Details
Position Type:
Full Time
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Goodman Fielder is a leading regional food company across Australia, New Zealand and Asia Pacific. We have a portfolio of iconic and trusted brands that Australians have grown up with and put in their supermarket trolleys every week, including Helga's, Wonder White, Praise, White Wings, MeadowLea, and many more. Our vision is to be the leading and most innovative local food company, creating food that people love. 


We value our people at Goodman Fielder and recognise that our success depends on our ability to attract and retain talented people. Reporting to our Head of Tax, you will be based in our new North Sydney office.


This position will support the Head of Tax and the overall Tax Team in the provision of taxation advice to the Goodman Fielder Markets and GF management and to ensure compliance with all direct and indirect tax legislation impacting on companies within the Goodman Fielder Group.


Specifically, you will:

  • Assist with preparation (Australia, New Zealand) or review (PNG, Fiji, Singapore, Hong Kong, New Caledonia, Philippines) of income tax returns, prior to any external sign-off in country
  • Assist with transfer pricing calculations and documentation requirements
  • Assisting with tax authority requests and audits
  • Review of operational contracts for tax purposes
  • Review of the Tax effect accounting schedules each month;
  • Prepare reconciliations of differences between statutory accounting and tax provisions/returns
  • Where appropriate, identify opportunities to streamline or improve processes
  • Ad hoc project work


To be successful in this role you will need:


  • Expereince in Corporate taxation and Accounting
  • Intermediate to advanced Excel skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills, including assertiveness and confidence
  • Highly team orientated
  • Self-motivated, organised, and able to work with minimal supervision managing competing priorities
  • Tertiary qualifications in Accounting / business studies
  • CA or CPA


This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing business, with the scope to develop and grow your career. At Goodman Fielder, we aim to be an employer of choice in the food industry where we don't just offer jobs - we offer long term careers.

What are you waiting for? Apply now.