Full-time, Permanent
Dunedin, Otago

Take your career to the next level. We are looking for a Senior Tax Accountant with potential to progress to Partner over the next few years. • Full-time permanent role in the CBD • Potential to progress to Partner in time • Remuneration in line with experience

The role:

We are seeking a dedicated individual for the role of Senior Tax Accountant for this full-time permanent position. You will play a vital part in overseeing and managing all compliance and administration responsibilities within the Tax division.

Responsibilities include:

  • Conduct thorough taxation reviews for clients, identifying potential tax issues and providing expert advice. Craft effective tax strategies to ensure clients are compliant with tax regulations.
  • Supervision and Training – Supervise and train the Tax division team to ensure timely and accurate completion of returns. Provide training and education to staff - effectively communicate updates and to tax legislation.
  • Prepare responses and schedules for tax audits and reviews conducted by the Inland Revenue Department (IRD).
  • Cultivate and maintain strong relationships with clients – foster trust.
  • Prepare annual accounts for various entities, including Sole Traders, Partnerships, Trusts, and Companies, while providing support to the Business Accounting Services division - providing hands-on support as required for the Tax division.

Our ideal candidate:

  • Extensive knowledge of New Zealand Tax Legislation
  • Strong Relationship Management, Analytical and Communication skills – ability to problem solve.
  • Ability to prioritise work, meet deadlines and supervise staff.
  • Technology savvy – Proficient use of accounting software and MS Office.

If you are detail-oriented, possess a solid understanding of tax regulations, and thrive in a dynamic environment, we encourage you to apply. Join us and be part of a team committed to delivering excellence in tax compliance administration.


Hours of work:

Full-time hours - generally Monday to Friday, 40 hours per week salaried position with additional hours required as necessary.


How to apply:

To apply click the APPLY button and attach a CV and brief cover letter.
Shortlisted applicants will undergo background checks, including a Ministry of Justice check.



You must be entitled to work and live in New Zealand to be considered for this role.


Recruitment Consultant – Leanne Gardner-Hall (Your People Recruitment).



$93-120k per year.

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