Skip to main content



The health and safety of our colleagues and candidates for employment are our highest priority. Accordingly, Citi continues to monitor the COVID-19 situation closely. We have implemented precautionary measures across our firm globally, including conducting all candidate interviews virtually on a temporary basis until further notice where needed.

Tax & Financial Accountant

Job Req ID 22516537 Primary Location Sydney, Australia; Melbourne, Australia Job Category Operations - Transaction Services
Apply Now

At Citi, our employees reflect the remarkable range of cultures and perspectives of our clients across the more than 160 countries and jurisdictions where we do business – a powerful advantage that combines global insights with deep local knowledge. We recognize that unique individuals, collaborative teams and inclusive leaders have far-reaching impact and are the engines of new ideas. It’s our willingness to embrace the richness of our diverse teams, ideas and possibilities that drives our growth and progress.

What progress will you make?

We provide a full suite of Securities Services in more than 100 markets, including our proprietary network of over 60 branches and across 23 fund domiciles. Our solutions include custody, clearing, asset servicing, fund administration, ETF services, middle office, agency securities lending, collateral management, transfer agency, and fiduciary services.

We’re currently looking for a high caliber professional to join our team as a Tax & Financial Accountant to prepare tax, financial and other regulatory reporting for our superannuation fund and managed investment trust clients.

In this role, you're expected to:

  • Prepare business activity statements, distribution calculations and tax returns

  • Prepare financial statements, APRA and ABS regulatory reporting

  • Reconciliation of accounting to taxable income

  • Establish procedures and controls

  • Contribute to process improvement

  • Provide effective and pro-active communication to all our off shore centers, other stakeholders  and clients

  • Provide creative solutions to reduce errors and to ensure adherence to audit and control policies

  • Provide back-up coverage for team members and assist team members during high volume periods

  • Respond to queries raised by internal stakeholders as well as clients

  • Meet reporting deadlines in accordance with the client’s requirements

  • Participate in quarterly Manager Control Assessments (MCA) reviews

As a successful candidate, you’d ideally have the following skills and exposure

  • 3+ years of tax and regulatory reporting experience for superannuation funds or managed investment trusts

  • Strong accounting and tax knowledge including the ability to respond to clients and their external auditor/advisor queries

  • Ability to work in a team environment and contribute to continuous process improvement

  • Ability to work under pressure to meet varying deadlines and work volumes

  • Exceptional analytical skills to review and challenge results

  • Strong written and verbal communication skill

  • CA/CPA or other relevant qualification

  • Bachelor’s degree/University degree or equivalent experience


Job Family Group:

Operations - Transaction Services


Job Family:

Fund Accounting


Time Type:

Full time


Citi is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Citigroup Inc. and its subsidiaries ("Citi”) invite all qualified interested applicants to apply for career opportunities. If you are a person with a disability and need a reasonable accommodation to use our search tools and/or apply for a career opportunity review Accessibility at Citi.

View the "EEO is the Law" poster. View the EEO is the Law Supplement.

View the EEO Policy Statement.

View the Pay Transparency Posting

Apply Now
  • Join our team
    of 220,000+
    strong diverse employees

  • Socially minded employees volunteering in communities across 90 countries

  • Meaningful career opportunities thanks to a physical presence in over 95 markets

We foster a culture that embraces all individuals and encourages diverse perspectives, where you can make an impact and grow your career. At Citi, we value colleagues that demonstrate high professional standards, a strong sense of integrity and generosity, intellectual curiosity, and rigor. We recognize the importance of owning your career, with the commitment that if you do, we promise to meet you more than half way.

Saved Jobs

You have no saved jobs

Previously Viewed Jobs

You have no viewed jobs