Tax Advisor - Up to 600pd -

You will be involved in advising business units on tax issues relating to new transactions and products including the review of external tax advice. Your responsibilities will also include:

  • advising business units on tax issues relating to new transactions and products (including review of external tax advice received, if any)
  • providing tax advice on internal operations and transactions
  • providing tax input into all application sign off procedures
  • oversight of tax aspects of all legal documentation (e.g. share purchase agreements, tax deeds, ISDA, GMSLA, GMRA)
  • monitoring changes in tax law especially in relation to investment banking activities and assessing impact on the business
  • working on group tax projects relating to new legislation, corporate simplifications, thin capitalisation and recapitalisations etc.
  • advising on tax implications of corporate actions such as restructuring, acquisitions, disposals and capital and profit repatriation.
  • liaising with tax compliance and tax reporting to ensure new products are captured in internal tax reporting and external tax returns.
  • liaising with Group Tax and Finance regionally and globally (including head office in Sydney) and external advisors.

Candidate profile:

  • ability to interact effectively with different levels of staff across the Financial Management Group and wider business.
  • commercially minded with a good knowledge and experience of financial services taxation
  • a high degree of accuracy, with a process improvement focus
  • strong communication skills, with a strong team player mindset
  • ambition with a high level of energy and commitment
  • ability to work well under pressure.

For more information, please contact Mo Hanslod at Robert Walters