Product Manager, Direct Tax

Thomson Reuters
Pyrmont, New South Wales, Australia
Competitive Salary
Apr 07, 2021
May 16, 2021
Job Role
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Description

Are you seeking a new challenge in the tax technology domain where you are able to shape and drive growth of a tax solution across the APAC region? Are you commercially savvy with previous experience in a product / proposition or Go to Market role, ideally in the tax or accounting domain OR would you like to move from tax technology in Big 4 into technology? Would you enjoy working closely with customers, sales, marketing and product development teams to drive the market success of a product/s.

This new role will lead efforts in the strategy, execution andoptimisation of Thomson Reuters ONESOURCE product in APAC.

About the role

In this new opportunity as Proposition Manager, you will

Proposition Development & GTM activity (50%)
  • Develop, implement and refine the proposition and go-to-market strategy for ONESOURCE Corporate Tax and ONESOURCE Tax Provision in the Asia and Emerging Markets region.
  • Collaborate with other business leads to create new, innovative and coherent propositions that delivers real value to our target customers.
  • Collaborate with the Marketing teams to craft compelling customer messaging, collateral (across formats) and drive in-market campaign activities.
  • Collaborate with global Product teams and influence the product roadmap to ensure relevancy and alignment with customer/market needs in the AEM region.
  • Leverage tax domain subject-matter-expertise, strong market and competitive intelligence to empower the go-to-market teams.
  • Own the commercial models for each of the ONESOURCE suite of solutions that are fit for market.

  • New Sales (40%)
  • Ownership of the sales pipeline for the Direct Tax portfolio.
  • Adopt cradle-to-grave approach to driving strategic business development opportunities in collaboration with Sales.
  • Support development of fit-for-purpose demos in partnership with Solution Consulting.
  • Assist Sales & Customer Success with client meetings and demonstrations across AEM
  • Lead cross-functional teams on enterprise tender opportunities as they arise.

  • Retention (10%)
  • Assist Sales and Customer Success with retention activities across AEM.

  • About You

    You're a fit for the role if you have:
  • Product management experience in tax technology with a tax software vendor OR be keen to make the move from a tax technical role in Big 4- we are also open toan ERP or a trust / custodianreportingbackground.
  • Can become the "voice of the customer" for our global roadmap for the ONESOURCE tax product and be the trusted touchpoint / subject matter expert for marketing, sales and development teams and external customers.
  • Strong systems and process skills and a methodical approach.
  • Demonstrated commercial mindset and a passion for technology uptake to make the lives of tax professionals easier, more productive and compliant.
  • Local understanding of corporate tax at high level is essential - CA or CPA is helpful.
  • Can define and communicate the commercial plan, position to market, price to market and drive the success of ONESOURCE and its growth
  • Skills in connecting with and talking to customers to help solve problems. Being curious and your ability to drill down and identify issues is essential
  • Are able to recognise commercial solutions is key, as is communicating information clearly and concisely to internal stakeholders.
  • Adept at managing senior stakeholders with a compelling communication and presentation style, genuine passion for technology and credibility as a subject matter expert is required.

  • What's in it For You

    At Thomson Reuters, our people are our greatest assets. Here are some of the benefits we offer for your personal and professional growth:
  • Compensation :Competitive base salary and annual performance bonus.
  • Learning & Development : Best in class training, induction and ongoing learning and development.
  • Benefits :Discounted private healthcare and share plan, paid volunteering days, TR and Mental Health paid leave days, parental leave, discounted gym close to office.

  • Do you want to be part of a team helping re-invent the way knowledge professionals work? How about a team that works every day to create a more transparent, just and inclusive future? At Thomson Reuters, we've been doing just that for almost 160 years. Our industry-leading products and services include highly specialized information-enabled software and tools for legal, tax, accounting and compliance professionals combined with the world's most global news services - Reuters. We help these professionals do their jobs better, creating more time for them to focus on the things that matter most: advising, advocating, negotiating, governing and informing.

    We are powered by the talents of 25,000 employees across more than 75 countries, where everyone has a chance to contribute and grow professionally in flexible work environments that celebrate diversity and inclusion. At a time when objectivity, accuracy, fairness and transparency are under attack, we consider it our duty to pursue them. Sound exciting? Join us and help shape the industries that move society forward.


    As a global business, we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees in all our operations around the world regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under applicable law. Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer providing a drug-free workplace.

    We also make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and for sincerely held religious beliefs in accordance with applicable law.

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