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Accounting Tax Manager (Compliance)Food Company HK Procurement Pty Limited
Accounting Tax Manager (Compliance)Food Company HK Procurement Pty Limited
Job Highlights
  • Join Australia's largest retail group
  • Fantastic people-first team culture
  • 20 days annual leave and flexible work in practice
Job Description

Do you want to work in a fast paced and dynamic finance team that is always striving to improve and be valued business partners to commercial teams?


Do you have a strong passion to ensure that businesses comply with statutory and regulatory requirements?


Do you want to join a business with charismatic business leaders who put our employees 1st with ample learning and development opportunities?


In this new headcount, we are looking for great talent to support the Head of Finance & Operations and the Financial Controller in managing the statutory/regulatory compliance matters of Woolworths Group Asia (Foodco and BigW Procurement, and Summergate), including development / application of policies and procedures.



  • Lead the delivery of all statutory financial reporting across entities in Woolworths Group Asia (Hong Kong, Thailand, Bangladesh, and Shanghai) to ensure that financial statements are lodged on a timely basis and without error.
  • Lead the company’s compliance with local tax laws across Hong Kong, Thailand, Bangladesh, and Shanghai by ensuring that all tax filing obligations of the company are satisfied on time and without error. Connect closely with Group to ensure Asia remains compliant and up-to-date with tax transfer pricing rules / documentation.
  • Manage a range of company secretarial duties including but not limited to management of Annual Returns, business registration licences, and preparation of Board resolutions / minutes.
  • Maintain strong relationships and act as a key contact for auditors, tax agents, and other external service providers to manage compliance, risk, and statutory obligations for each of the offices in Asia.
  • Review and develop effective policies and procedures across Asia in compliance with Group requirements to ensure effective governance and internal control framework.
  • Keep abreast of new developments in accounting, tax, and other regulatory matters. Identify and manage the potential impact to the business and provide relevant training to impacted teams.
  • Oversee a central register of all contracts within the business and work closely with responsible parties to ensure appropriate controls are in place in regards to execution of renewed/new contracts and continuous management of vendor performance.
  • Develop strong relationships with stakeholders across the business.
  • Drive other ad-hoc projects / assignments / initiatives as required.



  • Possess CA / CPA qualification with relevant degree, Minimum 7 years PQE, with minimum 3 years management experience in a Big 4 accounting firm (ideally progressed to Senior Manager level)
  • Exceptional core technical skills and strong knowledge of IFRS, tax and regulatory laws across Asia
  • Be able to management relationships with key stakeholders both locally in Asia and with various functions in the Australia Head Office
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills with good command in written and spoken English. Chinese is not essential but would be highly advantageous.
  • Ability to influence and negotiate win-win outcomes with stakeholders across all levels
  • Must have can-do attitude with strong sense of urgency and accountability for seeing deliverables through to completion
  • Self-motivated with a strong work ethic and high degree of initiative
  • Ability to work under pressure with multiple competing priorities and deadlines
  • Ability to be “hands-on” where necessary with a strong attention to detail
  • Ability to challenge the status quo and propose, drive, and deliver improvements opportunities
  • Prior experience working in a multi-national company would be advantageous



  • Be a part of a multinational retail group
  • Constant mentoring and training provided
  • Fantastic development opportunities and long term career path
  • Guaranteed double pay (13th month salary) with additional performance based bonus
  • A market leading 20 days annual leave
  • Enjoy a 5 day working week within a business that values work-life balance and flexible work arrangement


Note: Job title might be changed depending on the background on the candidate.


Additional Information
Career Level
Years of Experience
7 years
Employment Type
Full Time, Permanent
Dental insurance, Double pay, Five-day work week, Flexible working hours, Medical insurance, Performance bonus
Company details

Woolworths Group is Australia’s largest retail group employing over 200,000 people (almost 2% of Australia’s entire workforce!). Woolworths manages some of Australia and New Zealand’s most recognised and trusted brands including Woolworths Supermarkets, BIG W, Countdown, Dan Murphy’s, BWS, and ALH.

Woolworths Group Asia

Our Asia hub is critical in sourcing amazing products for our customers in Australia and New Zealand.  As part of our sourcing operations in Hong Kong, Bangladesh, Bangkok and Mainland China, you will have the opportunity to work with a diverse range of products for supermarkets (FoodCo) and department stores (BIG W), including toys, apparel & accessories, home deco, health & beauty, food, electrical appliances and so much more!  

Woolworths Group also owns Endeavour Drinks, the third largest drinks business in the world. As a subsidiary of Endeavour Drinks, Summergate distributes wines and spirits to leading hotels, restaurants and retailers across Greater China. Through our offices across Mainland China, Hong Kong and Macau, we exclusively represent over 100 brands from 19 of the world’s leading drinks producing countries.


Our Commitment to Talent

We are so much more than great retailers - we are a team of highly talented, dynamic and passionate people across Asia, connected through our shared values and strategic objectives. As a people focused organisation, we recognise that our team play an integral part in the success of our business and this is reflected in our commitment to hiring for potential, and providing a platform for our existing team members to grow and develop their skills and capabilities.

We make a real difference to families, bringing a little good to everyone, every day, through delivering great products, at the right prices, without compromising on quality. If you are ready to embark on a journey that will connect you with great people, in our dynamic businesses, doing exciting things, now is the time.

For more information about our businesses, please visit the following:

Woolworths Group

Woolworths Supermarkets


Endeavour Drinks