Posted on :
25 Sep, 2020
25 Sep, 2020
At BDO, we believe in investing in our people to help them grow, both professionally and personally. The foundation of our business is strong relationship, with colleagues, clients and other stakeholders and we work hard every day to make this a reality. Our commitment is to create unlimited growth by giving our people continuous opportunities.
BDO Johannesburg has a vacancy for a Corporate Tax Manager within the Corporate Tax Consulting Financial Services team in the Tax Department. The incumbent will be reporting to the Head of Corporate Tax Consulting.
The Manager will also be given the responsibility to lead Tax Banking project engagements in the Financial Services tax team. This role will involve taking responsibility for the planning and execution / delivery of engagements, leading project / tax teams to achieve this and building / maintaining client relationships while delivering on this.
Job Title: Corporate Tax Consulting: Manager – Financial Services Banking
Location: Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Reference: # TAX_01
Contract Type: Permanent
In addition, the Manager will be expected to get involved with the day-to-day operations of the Tax Financials Services business unit, which include (but are not limited to) functions such as::
•Assisting BDO to achieve its financial targets driving the BDO brand, business development, technical tax competence and client service in line with BDO values.
•Interpreting and applying theoretical and industry knowledge to a practical business solution by utilising a sound knowledge of income tax and corporate law.
•Preparing and/or reviewing income tax and deferred tax computations.
•Reviewing tax computations for the Financial Services audit department.
•Drafting technically correct opinions and advise reports for review to be provided to clients and the Financial Services audit department.
•Gathering information from different sources by using effective research tools.
•Assisting with the research and preparation of proposals.
•Identifying income tax issues arising at clients and use various tools and techniques to provide suggestions on how to solve them.
•Adapting to a changing work environment and accommodate changing client demands.
•Liaising with Financial Services audit partners and audit staff with regards to tax issues.
•Liaising with SARS.
•Visiting clients to remediate tax issues and assist clients with SARS audit and queries.
•Managing and maintaining client relationships.
•Preparing and managing budgets, debtors and monthly invoices.
•Producing accurate work and client deliverables to a high technical standard while coaching and mentoring junior staff.
•Managing subordinates in the corporate tax consulting team.
Qualifications and Experience:
•Minimum B.Com or LLB
•Preferably post graduate qualification in Tax or B. Com Hons. (MCom or HDip)
•Experience: 5-7 Years’ corporate tax experience in a tax consulting role within the Financial Services industry
•Minimum 2 years’ tax consulting managerial experience within the Financial Services industry
•Preferably experience within one of the large tax consulting firms
•Experience working with and interpreting financial accounting records
•SAIT professional designation
•Excellent writing skills
•Excellent communication skills
•Leadership and supervising skills
•Working with people
•Adherence to principles and values
•Relating and Networking skills
•Leaning and researching skills
•Planning and organisational skills
•Delivering results and meeting customer expectations
•Adapting and responding to change
The appointment will be made in terms of the firm’s Employment Equity Policy.
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
Application Deadline: 07/10/2020