Senior Associate – Tax

  • Location
    Melbourne CBD, Victoria
  • Posted
  • Industry
    Law firm
  • Expiry Date

The Firm

We are delighted to be collaborating with a distinguished Top Tier law firm, on the lookout for a driven and ambitious Senior Associate to join their Melbourne tax team. This role presents a golden opportunity for legal professionals eager to elevate their careers and align with a firm that truly lives up to its reputation.

The Role

As a Senior Associate, you will be an integral part of the national taxation team, collaborating closely with a leading partner within the tax sector and contributing to a fully integrated service covering a broad spectrum of taxation matters. This includes handling reviews, audits, disputes, regulator engagement, ATO powers, employment-related taxes, and superannuation obligations. The role offers flexibility, allowing you to step into seniority and shape your career trajectory while also pursuing your own area of interest.

  • Conduct in-depth reviews, audits, and disputes across various tax matters
  • Navigate ATO powers, including raids/access and notices
  • Undertake tax calculations for employment taxes and superannuation guarantees
  • Coach, mentor, and supervise junior lawyers

Qualifications and Experience

  • Minimum 6 years’ post-qualified experience in tax matters (preferably in a top-tier firm)
  • Strong experience in tax disputes or employment taxes is highly advantageous
  • Proficient in undertaking tax calculations for employment taxes and superannuation guarantees
  • Proven experience in drafting advices, rulings, objections, and submissions
  • Client-focused with excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Enthusiastic, ambitious, and collaborative, supporting a busy and growing tax practice

The Rewards

In return for your skills and experience, you will be offered an extremely competitive remuneration package, provided with continuous training and development, flexibility, and have the chance to take your career to the next level.

The Next Step

We look forward to your application. If you would like to have a confidential chat to find out more, contact Michelle Beckham on 0386108409 or

Interstate, Australian residents returning from overseas, and New Zealand candidates are welcome to apply.

The SR Group (UK) Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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