Tax Lawyer

PRIME Global Talent

Work for one of the top 25 law firms in the world which is recognised as one of the world's most innovative law firms.

  • Mentoring from Partners in a friendly environment
  • Market leading work for premium clients
  • Access to a global platform
Our client is one of the top 25 law firms in the world and is a global elite firm for the next century. Recognised as one of the world’s most innovative law firms they offer a different perspective to commercial thinking and the client experience. With access to a global platform, a team of over 2000 lawyers in 27 locations around the world they work with clients to help them understand local challenges, navigate through regional complexity, and to find commercial solutions that deliver a competitive advantage for their clients. They take a partnership approach in working with clients, focusing not just on what they want, but how they want it. Always pushing the boundaries of what can be achieved, they are reshaping the legal market and challenging their clients to think differently about what a law firm can be.
 
They are currently searching for an Associate or Senior Associate to join their Taxation team in Melbourne.
 
You will be responsible for delivering timely, commercially focused and cost-effective advice to clients on the tax issues arising out of a wide range of transactions, including; property and PPPs; stamp duty and GST; wealth management and superannuation; structured and project finance; securitisation and asset financing. There will be a mix of advisory, transactional and tax disputes work.

Our client advises some of the world's largest banks, financial institutions, investment advisers, insurance, funds management, telecommunications, resources, energy and industrial companies, on taxation law aspects of their transactions in Australia and offshore.  They work closely with colleagues in other practice groups, and as a team, they share new ideas and have a cohesive approach to client’s needs.
 
Requirements:
  • Recognised tax advisory, transactional and disputes experience gained in a similar legal environment
  • Enjoy working as part of a committed team
  • Excellent analytical, communication and research skills – to deliver prompt and commercially astute advice
  • Strong commitment to client service and a well-developed relationship management ability
  • Enthusiasm to be involved in business development activities – presenting at industry related programs and managing strategic relationships and networks
  • First rate experience of drafting documents (including opinions, letters of advice, information memorandums, agreements etc).
 
What’s on offer:
 
Our client strives to create a positive, stimulating and diverse work environment - one that is based on teamwork, learning, open communication and knowledge sharing. You will have great mentoring from Partners and work in a friendly environment. They have initiatives in place that ensure that the firm's culture is welcoming and supportive, and they offer exceptional training opportunities, mentoring programs and other benefits.
  • Market leading work for premium clients
  • Support for working parents including emergency childcare
  • Corporate gym memberships, flu vaccinations, skin checks, discounts on health, general insurance and other products and services
  • Swap pay for leave and Time in Lieu
  • Mobility around their network when opportunities arise

If you are interested in hearing more about this fantastic opportunity please APPLY today!