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Senior Tax Accountant

  • Department Finance
  • Location Dublin
Senior Tax Accountant

As a senior tax accountant, you will be part of the tax team based in Dublin reporting to the Tax Director. You will support the tax needs of the Irish and international entities within the group and will be responsible for ensuring all tax deadlines are met across allocated entities. You will also be involved in tax planning and providing strategic tax advice to the business.
This is an ideal opportunity for a first move for a tax professional from practice to industry and gain international tax experience within an in-house tax team or someone already in an in-house role seeking to expand their responsibilities. 


  • Handling tax matters across all taxes, including corporate tax, VAT and employment tax.
  • You will prepare the quarterly income tax provision for EMEA and APAC entities.
  • Work alongside tax advisors to co-ordinate the filing of annual income tax returns.
  • Review and provide input to the tax notes for the annual statutory accounts.
  • You will review periodic VAT returns.
  • Work closely with Payroll & HR departments to provide input on tax & social security related matters.
  • You will work with our R&D Team and co-ordinate the annual R&D credit claim.
  • You will assist with tax audits and tax planning projects.

Required Skills & Experience:

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience (either in practise or in industry)
  • Practical knowledge of corporation, VAT and payroll taxes. It is not necessary to have experience in all areas, however you must be willing to learn!
  • Experience in dealing with international entities would be an advantage
  • Excellent organization and prioritization skills are essential.
  • Candidate should be a self-starter and able to take ownership over the role. 

Benefits at Guidewire:

  • Competitive Market Salary
  • Bonus
  • LTI (Long term cash Incentive)
  • FlexWork options
  • Company pension contributions
  • Fully funded medical insurance for you and your family
  • Annual Wellness Reimbursement
  • 26 days paid annual leave
  • 26 weeks paid maternity leave
  • 16 weeks paid paternity leave
  • 3 paid days volunteering and many more

About Guidewire

Guidewire is the platform P&C insurers trust to engage, innovate, and grow efficiently.

Guidewire combines core, data, digital, analytics, and AI to deliver our platform as a cloud service. More than 400 insurers, including the largest and most complex in the world, run on Guidewire.

As a partner to our customers, we continually evolve to enable their success. We are proud of our unparalleled implementation track record with 1000+ successful projects, supported by the largest R&D team and partner ecosystem in the industry. Our Marketplace provides hundreds of add-ons that accelerate integration, localization, and innovation.

Guidewire Software Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. All offers are contingent upon passing a criminal history and other background checks where it's applicable to the position.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation. 

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We’re proud to shout about our awesome benefits packages. Holistic wellness is a big deal for us. We offer everything you need to support your work and, most importantly, your work-life balance. We’re committed to helping you be the best version of yourself. Inside and outside of work.



Receive market-competitive pay and incentive programs—because you deserve it! To help future-proof your income, we offer generous support through retirement savings plans.



Keep your physical and emotional health in tip-top shape with health insurance for you and your family, an employee assistance program, annual wellness reimbursement, and access to wellness resources.



Work in an environment where you’ll have the freedom and trust to make an impact, with time for your life outside of work.



Relax and kick back through our generous paid time-off programs. Make a difference in your community with three volunteer days each year. Take your own personal day of rest with My Day. We also offer 16 weeks of paid leave for all new parents.



We encourage self-directed learning and holistic wellness, giving you every chance to become a better version of yourself, both professionally and personally. At Guidewire, lifelong learning is here for the taking.