Associate, Partner Tax

Grant Thornton

9-day fortnight with no salary reduction

Only considering candidates eligible to work in Brisbane, Australia ⚠️

  • Permanent role – work from home options + team connection days
  • Provide tax compliance and advisory support to the firm’s Partners
  • 9-day fortnight with no salary reduction

Grant Thornton Australia is one of the world's leading independently-owned and managed accounting, advisory and consulting firms.

Our culture is underpinned by a commitment to our clients, people and communities, and our promise to ‘Reach for Remarkable’ by providing proven expertise, principled execution, and personalised experience.

In Australia, we’re proud to support the careers of over 1,500 remarkable people. With six offices nationally and partner firms in more than 145 markets, wherever you want to go, we can take you there.

About this role

Our growing Private Business Tax & Advisory (Private Advisory) team is looking for a business services accountant to join our vibrant, friendly Brisbane office as an Associate, Partner Tax.

In this distinctive and challenging role, you will be part of a specialised team completing tax returns for Grant Thornton’s Partners and for investment entities, with a focus on tax compliance and tax planning.

Key responsibilities

  • Work closely with the firm’s Partners in meeting their accounting and tax compliance requirements, including timely preparation of financial statements and income tax returns
  • Assist with accounting, tax advisory, and tax planning matters
  • Build strong relationships with Partners and other stakeholders whilst observing discretion and confidentiality
  • Stay updated on changes in tax legislation that may affect the firm’s Partners

Skills and experience

  • Qualification(s) and / or professional accreditation(s) in a relevant discipline such as Business / Commerce, Accounting or Finance, or other relevant professional or overseas qualification(s)
  • Have commenced (or planning to commence) a CA qualification
  • Significant professional experience in business and tax advisory within a chartered accounting setting
  • Interest in working with professionals and investment entities
  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills, with a desire to go ‘above and beyond’ to delight your customers
  • Highly organised, with the ability to manage competing priorities within a deadline-driven environment

If you are interested in this role but don’t feel that you match every single one of our requirements, we would still love to hear from you and explore the unique skillset and attributes that you can bring to the team.

Reach your remarkable

At Grant Thornton we do things differently because we understand that when you strive for better and care about what you do remarkable things are possible. We’re a dynamic and authentic mix of backgrounds, perspectives and ways of thinking. We’re driven by our shared purpose – we care for our people, clients and communities and support them to thrive.

With us, you’ll be exposed to challenging and rewarding opportunities – building your confidence and capabilities at every step. You’ll be supported, motivated and inspired by a team of passionate and caring collaborators and leaders. You’ll be empowered to build a career path that’s tailored to you and encouraged to make a meaningful difference. And we’ll make sure the excellence you deliver and the impact you make is always seen, felt and celebrated.

Remarkable perks that put you first:

  • Flexible working options available
  • Support to undertake CA or other postgrad study
  • Structured learning and development at all career levels
  • Fully funded gym membership | Health Insurance discounts
  • And many more!

Your application

We are committed to ensuring our recruitment process is inclusive and accessible for anyone who wishes to apply, and we warmly encourage applications from individuals from diverse backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, those in the LGBTQI+ community and individuals who identify as having a disability or are neurodivergent.  Click here for more information about how we support Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at Grant Thornton.

Should you have questions or require any adaptations or additional support for your individual circumstances so you may perform at your best during the application or recruitment process please contact Sarah McGrory, from our Talent Acquisition team, on [email protected].

As we provide fair consideration and evaluation to a high volume of applications, we endeavour to provide feedback on your application at the earliest opportunity.

Grant Thorntongrantthornton.com.au

Leading provider of audit, tax, and advisory services.

Working Week

9-day fortnight with no salary reduction

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Our Vacation Policy

Grant Thornton offers a combination of annual leave and public holidays, totaling 26 days per year.

Remote Working Policy

Our employees can balance work from home with collaborative team connection days.

Company Benefits

  • Health insurance
  • 401(k) company contribution
  • Generous parental leave
  • Equipment allowance
  • Life & Disability Insurance
  • Professional Development Budget
  • Mental Health Support

Our Team

We're a team of 1.7k across 16 departments:

  • finance
    115
  • business development
    111
  • accounting
    74
  • consulting
    31
  • marketing
    21
  • human resources
    17
  • education
    15
  • +9 more teams

Desirable Skills and Experience

  • Tax compliance
  • Tax planning
  • Financial statement preparation
  • Accounting
  • Communication skills
  • Organisation

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