Senior Tax Manager (Global Tax)

Location Hong Kong
Job-type Full Time
Salary Negotiable
Contact Vivian Wong
Email email Vivian
Reference VW-STMG12619_1602133213

Senior Tax Manager (Global Tax)

Our client is a HK-listed conglomerate. They are looking for a talented and driven individual to join its growing Tax team.

Position Responsibilities

Leading both the Tax Compliance and Tax Consulting and Planning of the team:

Tax Consulting and Planning

  • Provide regular updates to the top management on the changes of tax regulations in the tax jurisdictions in which the group has presence
  • Provide recommendations to the top management on any businesses which may have tax implication depending on the options chosen and propose mitigation plan/other options, if any
  • Provide guidance to the top management on the priority of several of tax tasks and allocation of resources.
  • Provide tax advices and supports to the commercial teams to effectively manage the tax expenses and disputes
  • Ensure the Effective Tax Rate is carefully managed within a reasonable range
  • Suggest and lead optimization projects to balance business and tax efficiency
  • Work with the Treasury VP with tax exposure related to all the treasury transactions

Tax Compliance

  • Responsible for completion of Hong Kong and international income tax returns including all related analysis and support
  • Oversee processing of economic transactions complying with company policies and prevailing tax regulations
  • Ensure enough resources are being allocated and prioritize the resources to ensure all deadlines are met.
  • Manage the tax filing and reporting to minimize the occurrence of tax controversies
  • Ensuring that appropriate internal controls are in place over accounting for income taxes.
  • Manage and oversee direct, indirect taxes (routine exposure assessment), other tax filings
  • Prepare/review tax enquiries to both internal and external parties to ensure full compliance.
  • Monitor tax assessments and tax payment trends
  • Perform tax health-check exercises and lead improvement/optimization plans

Other Tax-related duties:

  • Propose strategies and be responsible and defend any audits of the companies' tax returns
  • Prepare TP policy set and perform implementation
  • Manage tax work automation (e.g. Playstation / automate tax work paper using BW query)

Position Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Qualified / Chartered Accountant or equivalent
  • At least 8 years of relevant tax experience in which at least 2 years at a manager level in Corporate Income Tax / Indirect Taxes, preferably gained in tax practices of Big 4 accounting firms, international law firms, Inland Revenue, consultant firms or commercial tax practices in large MNCs or local listed companies etc.
  • Experiences in tax compliance and consulting of International Tax
  • Knowledge of major Direct Tax of Asia Pacific countries (covering Japan)
  • Strong project management, research, analytical and presentation skills
  • Good written and spoken English and Chinese (Cantonese and Mandarin)
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Interested individuals can apply now and send CV to Vivian Wong, or call +852 3972 5831 for more information. Only relevant candidates will be contacted

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