Tax Specialist
2d ago
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Position : Tax Specialist

Job Introduction

  • Adexen was mandated by an international Group to recruit an experienced Tax Specialist for its operations. The position is based in Lagos.
  • Responsibilities

  • Develop tax compliance metrics and produce performance reports and analytics to support business objectives from tax perspectives including the management of statutory taxes.
  • Carry out a check of tax compliance issues on ground as at the commencement of job responsibilities.
  • Define tax compliance and reporting processes, procedures, metrics and tools
  • Manage tax compliance of the Group and report exceptions noted
  • Monitor the implementation of tax compliance processes and adherence to tax compliance procedures in Nigeria and across Pan-African businesses
  • Prepare tax compliance reports and analysis on a regular basis as required by business
  • Manage tax audits and produce performance reports with action plans to achieve full compliance
  • Conduct analysis on tax compliance on a regular basis as required by business
  • Conduct regular enterprise-wide awareness initiatives on tax compliance
  • Follow up on the action plans from performance reports to ensure full compliance
  • Liaise with third party professionals including solicitors, other accountant, tax advisers and independent financial advisers
  • Create tax data collection systems
  • Required profile for job ad : Tax Specialist

    Desired Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting or Taxation.
  • Master's degree is a plus
  • Between 5 - 7 years’ experience in Tax Practice and / or In-house Corporate Tax Management in a conglomerate
  • Membership of Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (CITN) is a requirement
  • Membership of Tax Institute of any of the OHADA Countries is an added advantage
  • Additional membership of at least one of the following professional bodies will be an added advantage : Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria(ICAN), Association of Certified Chartered Accountants (ACCA), Certified Financial Analysts (CFA)
  • Knowledge of relevant tax management legislation and policies
  • Strong understanding of taxation laws and administration practices as well as industry trends
  • Strong business acumen
  • Very good knowledge and understanding of accounting policies (IFRS)
  • Experience of IFRS reporting highly desirable
  • Ability to multi-task under tight deadlines and deliver results
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Very good in financial analysis and financial statements interpretation
  • Working knowledge of SAP will be an added advantage
  • We thank all applicants however only those selected will be contacted.

    Job criteria for job ad : Tax Specialist

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