Senior Tax Accountant

Job No: ELDERS242435
Location: Adelaide, SA

  • Competitive salary + annual incentive
  • Work for Australia’s most trusted agribusiness brand
  • Flexibility + access to professional development + uniform allowance


Accepting a role with Elders means you will be joining a team ready to support and grow your career. Be part of a culture that has been in the making for more than 180 years, a culture so strong it is almost tangible. Much like the farmers and communities we work with, you will experience, passion, dedication and resilience across all parts of the business. With such an iconic, essential business in the Australian landscape we are confident that you too will be proud to grow your career at Elders and wear the pink shirt.


We are looking for a senior tax accountant to join our supportive team on a permanent, full-time basis. We welcome applicants seeking part-time opportunities, and flexible working arrangements will be considered.

As an Elders Senior Taxation Accountant, you will be an integral part of the team in assisting all tax compliance requirements, including income tax, GST, FBT, international tax, and statutory reporting.  The role will also be involved in ad hoc projects and other initiatives providing general taxation related support.


As a Senior Taxation Accountant, you will:

  • Prepare income tax, Fringe Benefits tax returns and business and instalment activity statements (including appropriate analyses)
  • Assist with the preparation of statutory reporting requirements relating to tax
  • Ensure risk, compliance and reporting practices are operating effectively to meet statutory requirements
  • Respond to income tax, FBT and GST queries, where required
  • Undertake tax related research and maintain a current working knowledge of all legislative and regulatory changes to tax
  • Be involved in projects and/or other initiatives; provide tax advice where changes have tax implications
  • Partner with finance function and various stakeholders, including external service providers, to ensure that appropriate systems, processes and controls are in place
  • Champion technical excellence when participating in tax training and updating your stakeholders


To succeed at Elders, you:

  • Are an experienced tax professional in a tax role in a large corporate environment or “Big 4” firm
  • Have a tertiary qualification (degree or higher) in Finance or like discipline
  • Are CA/CPA qualified or part thereof
  • Have a current working knowledge of Australian taxation legislation
  • Have exceptional communication and stakeholder management skills
  • Have excellent analytical, problem solving and critical thinking skills to accurately identify, evaluate and assess potential tax risks
  • Have demonstrated organisational and problem-solving skills
  • Are proficient in CCH Integrator (advantageous)


We will provide you with:

  • Training and professional development
  • Flexible working arrangements that promote a positive and healthy work-life balance
  • Access to discounts and offers from our partners and suppliers
  • Access to an expansive network of agribusiness specialists to draw upon - there will always be someone in a pink shirt ready to lend a hand


Elders is proud to be the last Australian-listed major agribusiness. The most trusted agribusiness brand in Australia. We’re part of the landscape, part of the local communities, part of Australia’s history and we are entrenched in Australian agriculture.

The brand is more than a company, more than a logo - it’s part of Australia. And, with an authentic drive to create a sustainable future for farming and the farmers of Australia, Elders is... for Australian agriculture.

We are now looking for the next generation to be part of something big and drive the future of Elders.

If you are ready to grow your career with Elders, please click on 'Apply' today.

For more information call Vincy Choi, Head of Tax on 0429 033 459 or visit our careers page.

Please note, applications may be shortlisted as they are received.

At Elders, we strive to create a safe environment where everyone can thrive. We aspire to do this by recognising talent, promoting inclusion and celebrating diversity. No matter how you identify, we encourage talented people from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to apply for roles at Elders.

We will accept applications from all people with the right to live and work in Australia


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