Indirect Tax Solution Consultant


  • Looking for a role that is forward thinking and looking at the future of KPMG Tax Technology
  • Value diversity? It's what sets us apart. Interested in a career beyond accounting?

KPMG's Tax Transformation

We currently have a need for an Indirect Tax Solution Consultant in our Sydney office.  This role requires Tax knowledge and experience to discuss complex Indirect Tax issues and requirements facing multinationals today.  You will need to understand the day-to-day challenges facing companies in applying the correct taxability throughout the transaction life cycle to complying with indirect tax compliance requirements, within a complex multi-national setting.  In addition the you should be able to discuss a client’s tax processes, tax technology needs and provide insight on how to improve and implement processes and technology to resolve challenges.

This role will focus on pre-sales to understand a client’s challenges, workshopping solutions and demonstrating capability. The role will own the implementation of the 3rd party tax solutions and day-to-day management of the change process.

 
Your new role
Responsibilities at a Senior Consultant level in the Tax Transformation team include: 

  • Understanding of the indirect tax products and solutions available for clients
  • Provide demonstration support and assistance with proposals
  • Working with relevant stakeholders on the go to market strategy and working with Marketing to ensure that our message is being communicated and that the material supports that message and is up to date.
  • The Solution Consultant will be responsible to build their Indirect Tax knowledge around VAT, GST, customs, SUT etc.
  • Taking responsibility for the client experience and ensuring that customer excellence is delivered.
  • Producing and maintaining demo data, training internal teams on these, refining these and updating as necessary.
  • Training clients
  • Being the 'face' of the product at industry conferences and other events
  • Deliver agreed implementation outputs in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Leverage KPMG global expertise, project methodologies and technology to provide value added services across a range of core solutions
  • Work with alliance partners to ensure roadmaps and product offerings are fully understood
  • Educate and assist internally with what our implementation offering entails and support client requirement workshops

 

 

You bring to the role 

  • Proven experience in Indirect Tax in VAT/GST consulting either at an accounting firm, Tax Software vendor or within the multi-national corporation experience.
  • Knowledge of Indirect tax complex supply chain transactions (multi-party), having the understanding of the VAT implications. Along with knowledge of the Indirect AP and AR processes driving the downstream compliance process, as well as the typical filing obligations required to be performed.
  • Defining and/or configuring tax logic and content within a software applications/systems.
  • Tax Technical business analysis experience in capturing client challenges
  • Experience in a customer facing role preferred.
  • Having the ability to work in a team environment as well as independently, with strong interpersonal skills, written & oral communication abilities
  • Technology implementation experience – ideally within Tax
  • The ability to lead and support as requested internal projects to uplift our capability
  • Strong communication both written and verbal are mandatory
     

What we offer you
KPMG is one of the world's leading professional services networks. It comprises over 162,000 people in member firms in more than 155 countries. We bring our clients the best minds and the deepest industry experiences from across the KPMG network of firms. We provide a culture of learning and support in which professionals can flourish and discover their true potential. In Australia, and globally, KPMG is recognized as an employer of choice, including receiving the Employer of Choice for Gender Equality from WGEA, and a Top 10 Gold Tier Employer in the Australian Workplace Equality Index.

At KPMG we offer you:

  • Ongoing learning and career development opportunities, including global secondments
  • The ability to collaborate and link across borders and globally with sector and technical experts in all parts of our business
  • The ability to be involved in KPMG's support of numerous organisations in the areas of education, social inclusion and health including our Reconciliation Action Plan and Global Green Initiative
  • A culture focused on agile, collaborative working environments supported by cutting edge technology and virtual systems
     

Go Beyond Your Potential. Please apply for this position by submitting your confidential application online.


  • Looking for a role that is forward thinking and looking at the future of KPMG Tax Technology
  • Value diversity? It's what sets us apart. Interested in a career beyond accounting?

KPMG's Tax Transformation

We currently have a need for an Indirect Tax Solution Consultant in our Sydney office.  This role requires Tax knowledge and experience to discuss complex Indirect Tax issues and requirements facing multinationals today.  You will need to understand the day-to-day challenges facing companies in applying the correct taxability throughout the transaction life cycle to complying with indirect tax compliance requirements, within a complex multi-national setting.  In addition the you should be able to discuss a client’s tax processes, tax technology needs and provide insight on how to improve and implement processes and technology to resolve challenges.

This role will focus on pre-sales to understand a client’s challenges, workshopping solutions and demonstrating capability. The role will own the implementation of the 3rd party tax solutions and day-to-day management of the change process.

 
Your new role
Responsibilities at a Senior Consultant level in the Tax Transformation team include: 

  • Understanding of the indirect tax products and solutions available for clients
  • Provide demonstration support and assistance with proposals
  • Working with relevant stakeholders on the go to market strategy and working with Marketing to ensure that our message is being communicated and that the material supports that message and is up to date.
  • The Solution Consultant will be responsible to build their Indirect Tax knowledge around VAT, GST, customs, SUT etc.
  • Taking responsibility for the client experience and ensuring that customer excellence is delivered.
  • Producing and maintaining demo data, training internal teams on these, refining these and updating as necessary.
  • Training clients
  • Being the 'face' of the product at industry conferences and other events
  • Deliver agreed implementation outputs in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Leverage KPMG global expertise, project methodologies and technology to provide value added services across a range of core solutions
  • Work with alliance partners to ensure roadmaps and product offerings are fully understood
  • Educate and assist internally with what our implementation offering entails and support client requirement workshops

 

 

You bring to the role 

  • Proven experience in Indirect Tax in VAT/GST consulting either at an accounting firm, Tax Software vendor or within the multi-national corporation experience.
  • Knowledge of Indirect tax complex supply chain transactions (multi-party), having the understanding of the VAT implications. Along with knowledge of the Indirect AP and AR processes driving the downstream compliance process, as well as the typical filing obligations required to be performed.
  • Defining and/or configuring tax logic and content within a software applications/systems.
  • Tax Technical business analysis experience in capturing client challenges
  • Experience in a customer facing role preferred.
  • Having the ability to work in a team environment as well as independently, with strong interpersonal skills, written & oral communication abilities
  • Technology implementation experience – ideally within Tax
  • The ability to lead and support as requested internal projects to uplift our capability
  • Strong communication both written and verbal are mandatory
     

What we offer you
KPMG is one of the world's leading professional services networks. It comprises over 162,000 people in member firms in more than 155 countries. We bring our clients the best minds and the deepest industry experiences from across the KPMG network of firms. We provide a culture of learning and support in which professionals can flourish and discover their true potential. In Australia, and globally, KPMG is recognized as an employer of choice, including receiving the Employer of Choice for Gender Equality from WGEA, and a Top 10 Gold Tier Employer in the Australian Workplace Equality Index.

At KPMG we offer you:

  • Ongoing learning and career development opportunities, including global secondments
  • The ability to collaborate and link across borders and globally with sector and technical experts in all parts of our business
  • The ability to be involved in KPMG's support of numerous organisations in the areas of education, social inclusion and health including our Reconciliation Action Plan and Global Green Initiative
  • A culture focused on agile, collaborative working environments supported by cutting edge technology and virtual systems
     

Go Beyond Your Potential. Please apply for this position by submitting your confidential application online.

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