Senior Tax Accountant

Brisbane, Brisbane
10 Aug 2018
18 Aug 2018
Fortune 500 company Challenging tax environment Interstate relocation to Brisbane on offer About the company: Peabody is the leading global pure-play coal company, serving power and steel customers in more than 25 countries on six continents. The company offers significant scale, high-quality assets, and diversity in geography and products. Peabody is guided by seven core values: safety, customer focus, leadership, people, excellence, integrity and sustainability. We offer an inclusive work environment and engage, recognise and develop our employees. About the role: We are currently seeking a Senior Tax Accountant to join our small, highly experienced tax team based in our Brisbane head office. Reporting to the Senior Manager - Tax Compliance Australia, you will be responsible for preparing income tax returns and tax accounting calculations for Australian entities. Peabody Australia has a significant number of entities which makes it a challenging tax environment. Your day-to-day responsibilities will involve substantial liaison with key stakeholders in the Brisbane and regional mine site offices in the course of attending to the preparation of returns and periodic tax calculations and reports for internal and external stakeholders. The role offers an opportunity to be part of a small team of highly experienced tax professionals who are committed to maintaining high standards of technical expertise. Duties will include: Preparation of internal monthly and annual tax effect accounting calculations Preparation of income tax returns, including thin capitalisation and International Disclosure Schedule for Australian tax groups Preparation of periodic PAYG actual and forecast calculations Preparation of USGAAP and AIFRS tax provision calculations Provision of ad hoc tax advice to internal stakeholders The lifestyle: This position is offered on a Monday to Friday basis working from our Brisbane office. Peabody has recently introduced a number of flexible working arrangements, including flexible start / finish times and midday finish on Friday's during summer months. About you: CA/CPA qualified with at least 4 years' large corporate tax compliance experience Intimate Australian income tax legislation knowledge Considerable experience preparing complicated tax calculations, including deferred tax accounting calculations for a large multinational corporate group Demonstrated ability to manage your own performance including time management and prioritisation of competing tasks Proven analytical and problem-solving skills, in addition to a continuous improvement orientation Dedicated tax professional with a commitment to continuous learning and development You value the support available within a small team, and are committed to contributing to a friendly team environment At Peabody, we: Commit to safety and health as a way of life Foster a culture of inspiration, innovation, collaboration and execution Are committed to developing an inclusive and diverse workplace Offer a reward and recognition program Provide professional and technical development opportunities Support employees to achieve professional accreditation Our mission is to create superior value for shareholders as the leading global supplier of coal, which enables economic prosperity and a better quality of life. Apply to Peabody today and grow your career with us. For more information, visit or click apply now. Please apply directly as submissions from recruitment agencies will not be considered without prior approval. All applications will be treated as highly confidential and will not be disclosed beyond HR and the hiring manager