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Tax Accountant

Date: Nov 29, 2018

Location: Perth, WA, AU, 6008

Company: Newmont Mining Corporation


Newmont Mining Corporation is one of the world’s largest gold producers with assets on five continents including operations in Western Australia and  the Northern Territory. Founded in 1921 Newmont is the only gold company included in the S&P 500 Index and Fortune 500 and was the first gold company selected to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index.

Regional site support is provided through Newmont Asia Pacific’s (APAC) Perth team which is located in modern offices in Subiaco where we provide support to operations in Australia and Indonesia.


To assist with the preparation and filing of accurate and timely Australian income tax returns and to provide a technical reference point in Australian income taxation matters. To prepare SOx compliant calculations and reports for monthly, quarterly, and year end income tax provisioning in accordance with USGAAP and IFRS standards. The role is a 12 month fixed term which may become permanent.

Essential Duties

  • Assist in the timely preparation of Income tax return calculations in accordance with all Australian tax laws and regulations;
  • Assist in the preparation of all draft ATO Income Tax Return disclosures and resulting Forms;
  • Assist in the preparation of monthly, quarterly, and year end calculations, journal entries and supporting documentation for income tax provisions for the Australian group in accordance with all laws and regulations;
  • Assist with the preparation of quarterly SOx documentation;
  • Prepare FBT workings, under the guidance of the Tax Analyst, in accordance with all Australian tax laws and regulations;
  • Prepare monthly PAYG Instalment calculations, under the guidance of the Senior Tax Analyst, for lodgement with the ATO;
  • Undertake tax law research on a variety of Australian tax related subjects as required. Research emerging tax issues, communicate findings and recommend actions to minimise the company’s liability (ad-hoc time depending on complexity and project)
  • Assist with the preparation and response to ATO reviews including but not limited to the ongoing Streamlined Assurance Reviews

Training & Experience

  • Degree in Finance related discipline
  • Minimum 3 years post graduate experience with exposure in corporate tax compliance or tax consulting, preferably with a “Big 4” chartered accounting firm or equivalent.
  • CA, CPA or equivalent required.
  • Strong Australian technical taxation law knowledge
  • Knowledge of ASC 740 concepts preferred
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong computer skills including Excel.  SAP and CCH Integrator user experience an advantage


The Rewards

Our employees enjoy a generous salary package and a flexible work arrangement which includes 1 work day off every 4 weeks.  Not only will you work in a dynamic and collaborative environment, but you will also benefit from the opportunities that only a global company can offer.


Our Culture

Newmont is an Equal Opportunity Employer that operates globally to a common set of safety, environmental and community relation standards that define expected performance for our operating sites.  Maintaining high standards for all of Newmont’s operations and measuring our performance against those global standards is an integral part of our current business practice and our long term goals. Newmont is a diverse and inclusive culture where all people can achieve and contribute to their greatest potential.


Our Values

Newmont encourages workplace diversity. Women and applicants with diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.  As part of our commitment to the Traditional Owners we welcome applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island descent. Newmont acknowledges Aboriginal people as the first Australians and respects their unique relationship with the land and sea, their culture, spiritual tradition and stories.


NOTE: Newmont does not ask for or require job applicants to pay money to apply or be considered for employment with the Company. In addition, Newmont does not ask potential job candidates to provide sensitive personal data without first submitting a job application through our secure, online portal, and only as requested for legitimate business purposes.  If you are asked to provide money or sensitive personal data through any other means, do not respond and please report this immediately to

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