Our Client, an Internationally funded Non-Governmental Organisation seek the services of an IGR / Tax Specialist who would be responsible for handling and development of tax processes and solutions.
The candidate must possess a minimum of master’s degree in a relevant field such as Economics, Accounting or Public Finance, with a minimum of 5 years of relevant work experience in sub-national development, public policy and economic research.
He or She must possess extensive knowledge and understanding of Nigeria's tax laws, policies and systems.
Provision of guidance on the development of revenue codes for states, establishment of business processes forautomation and implementation of property tax and presumptive tax regime.
Designing, implementing and supervision of programs tostrengthen IGR in Nigerian states.
Developing strategies for informal sector taxadministration and high net worth individuals (HNWI) management.
Development of guides to strengthen workflow management and process mapping for tax authorities.
Fieldwork / reporting of tax administration and policy at the sub-national level.
Undertake any other assignment as may be relevant to the role.
Minimum of Master's degree in Accountancy, Finance, Business Administration, Economics or other relevant fields.
Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience in tax policy and administration.
Fluency in spoken English with excellent written English skills, including sound reporting skills.
Proven ability to work effectively as part of a team.
Highly computer literate with demonstrable proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel.
Proficiency in developing tax strategies and a proven ability of tax administration.
Strong knowledge of tax processes, audit and assessment.
Extensive knowledge and understanding of Nigeria's tax law and policies.