Senior Advisor – IRS

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    6 hours ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type: Fixed Term Contract
  • Category: Other
  • Location: Wellington
  • Date Advertised: 23-MAR-20
  • Job Reference: 258_1584917307
  • Job Title: Senior Advisor – IRS
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  • Summary:

As part of the International Revenue Strategy team within the Customer Compliance Services – Business group of Inland Revenue, we are looking for a Senior Advisor to join us in our Wellington office.

This is a unique opportunity for an inquisitive and customer focussed person with sharp investigative capabilities who is keen to contribute to the social and economic well-being of New Zealand by protecting the integrity of the tax system.

We are looking for a smart energetic person with strong analytical and relationship management skills to join our team as we further refine and integrate our international compliance strategy, especially in relation to base erosion and profit shifting as well as the wider tax transparency agenda.

The successful candidate will have:

  • A curious mindset focussed on understanding our customers through highly evolved investigative skills and critical thinking
  • Proven ability in reading and analysing financial information
  • Strong relationship management skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills
  • General knowledge of tax legislation, in particular an understanding of the growing complexity of Exchange of Information work in general as well as International Tax (or a passion and commitment to learn!)
  • A strong work ethic with a can-do attitude, an appreciation for a fast-paced environment and a proven ability to meet deadlines.

We would like to hear from you! Please click on the ‘apply online’ button below and attach your covering letter and CV indicating how you meet the criteria outlined in this advertisement.

For further information please contact Lauren Jones on

Applications close Tuesday 7th April 2020 at 5pm

Please note, if you are currently employed by Inland Revenue, this position is available only as a permanent appointment.

If you are not currently employed by Inland Revenue and are the successful candidate, this position is available as a 2-year Fixed Term Agreement with the possibility of extension.