Posted on :
27 Aug, 2021
27 Aug, 2021
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 and our client’s unparalleled support.
BDO’s global organisation extends across 167 countries and territories, with 91,054 people working out of 1,658 offices – and we’re all working towards one goal: to provide our clients with exceptional service. Our firms across the organisation cooperate closely and comply with consistent operating principles and quality standards.
BDO South Africa has a vacancy for a Corporate Tax Consulting Manager within the Corporate Tax Consulting business unit in the Tax Department of our Durban office.
Job Title: Corporate Tax Consulting: Manager
Location: Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Reference #: TAX_01
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: Market Related
The incumbent will be reporting to the National Corporate Tax Consulting Directors. You will inter alia be responsible for:
•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 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 audit department.
•Drafting technically correct opinions and reports for review and reviewing tax opinions and advise to be provided to clients and the 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 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.
•BCom Honours in Accounting or Taxation
•M.Com, or Hdip (Tax) advantageous
•SAICA and/or SAIT
•Minimum of 5 years’ experience as a Corporate Tax consultant
•Minimum of 2 years’ experience as a Corporate Tax manager
•Experience working with and interpreting financial accounting records
•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
•Entrepreneurial and commercial thinking
Salary is market-related and commensurate with experience.
The appointment will be made in terms of the firm’s Employment Equity Policy.
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
Application Deadline: 03/09/2021