Senior Manager/Associate Director - Tax

Hamilton, NZ /
Tax & BA – Tax /
Permanent Full-Time
/ Hybrid
·        Join our team of accounting and tax specialists in our Hamilton office
·        Opportunity to be part of a leading global organisation
·        Opportunity to work flexibly for work-life harmony
About Deloitte
Deloitte NZ brings together 1,500 specialists nationwide. We work with clients ranging from New Zealand’s largest companies to smaller businesses with ambition to grow. We are led by the purpose to make an impact that matters.
Our People and Culture make this a great place to work. Each of us is unique and valued for that, among the best and brightest in the business, and takes pride in our own achievements and the success of others. The culture is about inclusion, collaboration, high performance, and opportunity.
All this translates into the best environment in which to drive your career forward.
The Opportunity
Deloitte New Zealand's Tax team is widely regarded as experts and leaders in their field. We are looking for an experienced Manager or Associate Director to join our Hamilton based team. You will be an experienced tax professional wanting to take the next step in your career with a leading brand.
As a Manager / Associate Director, you will enjoy leading others and supporting them to make an impact that matters. You will set the direction to deliver exceptional client service. You will demonstrate strong tax technical skills and a hands-on approach to ensure our practice development, with the opportunity to make a real contribution to the success of our Hamilton team. 
You will be responsible for managing a portfolio of clients ranging in size and covering a broad range of SME and corporate tax issues.  In Hamilton the clients we help include Small to Medium-sized Enterprises, High Net Worth Individuals and Family Groups, large multi-national companies, horticulture businesses and NZ start-ups looking to head overseas. You will develop effective business relationships with clients, deliver outstanding tax advice, exceed our client’s expectations and partner with their businesses to grow. 

You will demonstrate and develop your capabilities in the following areas:

·         Helping clients mitigate risk, meet compliance obligations and statutory deadlines and realise business goals
·         Advising on a wide range of business tax matters from compliance to planning
·         Preparing /reviewing income tax provisions for the purpose of reporting in financial statements
·         Assisting clients in the resolution of tax disputes. 
·         Applying knowledge of current and pending tax legislation.
·         Delivering exceptional client service; maximising results and driving high performance from people while fostering collaboration.
·         Acting as a role model and recognising others for the impact they make.
·         Developing high-performing people and team through challenging and meaningful opportunities.
·         Influencing clients, teams, and individuals positively, leading by example and establishing confident relationships.
·         Improving work efficiency, effectiveness and client service by using common technology tools.

About you

·         7 years+ work experience in a tax compliance and advisory environment.
·         A professional qualification in accounting.
·         A strong understanding of end-to-end tax processes & the NZ tax environment.
·         Excellent team player and proven leadership and management skills.
·         Results driven & client oriented.
·         Ability to demonstrate management flair, drive and identify business development opportunities.
·         A drive to develop people and grow their career.

What we offer

·         Training and development tailored to your own career goals
·         Flexibility for work-life balance
·         Health insurance subsidy
·         Mobile Phone subsidy
·         Carpark
·         Professional memberships
·         Manager wellness card

Next Steps?
Sound like the sort of role for you? Apply now!

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