EY Consultant / Senior Consultant, Indirect Tax, Auckland in Auckland, New Zealand

Consultant / Senior Consultant, Indirect Tax, Auckland


Requisition # AUC000R7

Post Date Feb 27, 2018

Consultant/Senior Consultant, Indirect Tax - Auckland

EY’s successful Indirect Tax Practice is an integrated & collaborative team of tax professionals advising the best clients in the New Zealand market. We are currently looking to supplement and add to our team in Auckland with a Consultant or Senior Consultant that can deliver value to our clients and people.

The opportunity

We are looking for a Consultant or Senior Consultant who is passionate about helping our clients to manage their Indirect Tax risks, comply efficiently with their regulatory requirements and identify opportunities to improve their overall Indirect Tax position. This includes GST, customs and data analytics. Join a vibrant group at EY Indirect Tax and realise your potential in this rapidly expanding area of Tax.

Your key responsibilities

Drawing on your skills and experience in Tax, you will provide technical advice on how our clients can manage their Indirect Tax risks and compliance obligations. This will include identifying risk areas and sustainable planning opportunities for Indirect Taxes. Working across multiple projects and clients, you will have the opportunity to advise clients on key Indirect Tax issues to help them meet their business goals.

Skills and attributes for success

  • Strong technical tax skills

  • Ability to remain focused and productive in a fast paced environment

  • Exposure to key client ERP systems, including SAP, Oracle and JDE

  • Strong analytical and research skills

To qualify for the role you must have

  • Experience in Tax, preferably from within a Big 4 or mid-tier accounting firm, law firm or top-tier business consultancy environment

Ideally, you’ll also have

  • Experience or interest in Indirect Tax

What we look for

We’re interested in leaders with a genuine creative vision and the confidence to make it happen. You can expect plenty of autonomy in this role, so you’ll also need the ability to take initiative and seek out opportunities to improve our current relationships and processes. If you’re serious about Indirect Tax technologies and ready to take on some of our clients’ most complex issues, this role is for you.

What working at EY offers

We offer a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working and career development, and with FlexEY you can select benefits that suit your needs, covering holidays, health and well-being, insurance, savings and a wide range of discounts, offers and promotions. Plus, we offer:

  • Support, coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around

  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career

  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you

EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.

About EY

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we’re using the finance products, expertise and systems we’ve developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. And with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we’ll make our ambition to be the best employer by 2020 a reality.

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

Make your mark.

Apply now.

The preferred applicant will be subject to employment screening by Ernst & Young or by their external third party provider.

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