Business Services / Tax Accountant - SMSF

Melbourne VIC, Australia

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About the job

About the company

Our client is a bespoke business advisor firm who exist to inspire positive, radical change in their clients, employees, and profession through partnering and collaboration with a connection to a global accounting network. Offering a broad range of individual and business financial management services, it is a company that prides itself on long standing client relationships and quality of the service offered.

About the role

While the primary focus of this role is on Self-Managed Superannuation Funds, this role will be required to assist the broader Business Services and Taxation Client Advisory team with statutory compliance work for Individuals, Trusts, Partnerships, Companies and Self-Managed Superannuation Funds.


  • As the firm’s Superannuation specialist, you will be the go-to person for superannuation related direction, advice, administration, compliance, and overall management of the clients’ Self-Managed Superannuation funds

  • Provide exceptional customer service and general advice to members relating to their superannuation requirements

  • Preparation and completion of Self-Managed Superannuation Fund (SMSF) compliance files

  • Provide the business with potential risk identification, value add opportunities and commercial recommendations for allocated clients

  • Keep up-to-date with relevant SMSF and general taxation legislation and compliance issues, maintain overall technical proficiencies and communicate with the rest of the team any necessary tax or compliance updates

  • Ensure high quality customer service and general advice to members relating to their superannuation funds

  • Build and maintain strong relationships of trust with members and internal colleagues

  • Liaise with clients as well as internal and external stakeholders regarding their Superannuation accounts and details

Skills and experience

To be the successful candidate for this role, you will need to meet the following requirements:

  • Relevant Bachelor’s Degree and CA or CPA

  • 4-5+ years’ experience in public practice accounting firm

  • FASEA qualification (or completing qualifications)

  • Excellent communication both verbal and written

  • Experience providing client advice

To apply

For a confidential discussion please call Rob Manuel on 0406 814 589 during business hours.  To apply for this position, please send your resume in word format to

Only applications from Australian & New Zealand citizens, permanent residents and those holding valid visas allowing them to work in Australia will be considered.