Tax Associate / Senior Tax Associate

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Job type: Full time

Location: Singapore

Categories: Tax

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Grant Thornton Singapore is a member firm of the Grant Thornton International Limited network. Grant Thornton is a leading business adviser that helps dynamic organisations unlock their potential for growth. Our brand is respected globally, as one of the major global accounting and advisory organisations recognised by capital markets, regulators and international standards setting bodies. As a $5bn global organisation of member firms with more than 58,000 people in over 138 countries, we have the scale to meet our clients’ changing needs, but with the insight and agility that helps our clients to stay one step ahead.

At Grant Thornton Singapore (GTS), you are empowered to make a difference in an atmosphere where inclusivity and teamwork are essential. You have the autonomy to make your own decisions within a flexible and supportive structure. It is an exciting time to join GTS, as we are rapidly growing, with no two days being the same. You will be an integral part of helping to build GTS into the go-to firm for dynamic organisations trading in Singapore, across the region and in the world.


We are looking for an energetic, friendly and vibrant graduate with at least 2 years of tax experience, to join our tax team. As a part of our experienced associates’ team, you may be required to specialise in one tax area or work across a combination of taxes depending upon your preference and resource requirements of the firm. This would provide you an opportunity to develop your career towards being a rounded business advisor. After gaining a broad knowledge in different areas in tax, you may then choose to specialise in one area of tax as you develop towards manager grade.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Prepare individual, corporate and GST tax returns as the case may be
  • Provide support to clients on IRAS enquiries and audits
  • Provide support to the team on tax advisory matters
  • Manage and build client relationships by being a rounded business advisor
  • Support and coach interns

Qualifications and requirements

  • Excellent university degree and/or relevant professional qualification
  • At least 2 years tax experience and currently employed at an Associate level with a major accounting firm
  • Members of the Singapore Chartered Tax Professionals (SCTP), individuals pursuing an accreditation by SCTP and/or individuals with an SCTP accreditation will have an added advantage
  • Ability to prioritise work allocated and to multitask
  • An eye for detail and be highly organised
  • Singapore residency and be able to work in Singapore
  • Strong skills in written and oral English

What we can offer

  • Competitive remuneration
  • An inclusive and collaborative work environment
  • A corporate culture where we value diversity and your value and knowledge counts
  • Opportunities for continuous professional and career development within our Singapore firm or our 138-member firms across the globe


We are proud to be an equal opportunity firm where we celebrate our employees' differences, regardless of race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age or disability. Differences make us better. We are also committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace and strongly encourage people from all backgrounds and walks of life to join our GTS family.

We offer you competitive salary and benefits, an inclusive and collaborative work environment, with many opportunities to grow and develop through advising an interesting local and multinational client base.

Please fill in the Job Application Form [ 754 kb ] and send your resume & latest academic transcripts to, with the position title and your name as the subject of the e-mail.

Advertised: 16 Jun 2021 Singapore Standard Time

Application close: 31 Aug 2021 Singapore Standard Time