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Senior Tax Manager

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Our client is seeking a Senior Tax Manager to lead and work closely with the Head of Tax for the tax department. This role includes direct tax compliance, tax accounting, reporting and advisory/planning. The successful candidate will be involved in strategic tax planning, ensuring accurate and timely compliance for direct and indirect taxation matters, and working closely with various government authorities on taxation matters.

What you'll do:

As a Senior Tax Manager, you will play a pivotal role in leading the tax department alongside the Head of Tax. Your day-to-day responsibilities will include strategic tax planning, ensuring compliance for both direct and indirect taxation matters, and liaising with government authorities on relevant issues. You will also have the opportunity to influence stakeholders towards adopting best practices for optimal tax strategies. Ensuring proper plans and controls are in place for effective tax risk mitigation will also fall under your purview. Furthermore, you will act as a business partner, understanding stakeholder constraints to facilitate better communication.

  • Involved in strategic tax planning and contribute tax expertise
  • Ensure accurate and timely compliance for direct and indirect taxation matters
  • Work closely with various government authorities on taxation matters
  • Convince or influence stakeholders to adopt best practices to achieve tax optimisation and cost saving purpose
  • Ensure tax risk mitigation are done properly with good plans and controls in place
  • Business partner with stakeholders and understand their constraints for better communication

What you bring:

The ideal candidate for this Senior Tax Manager position will bring a wealth of experience from a minimum of 10-15 years working within the field of taxation. You should hold a degree or professional qualification in Accounting, with membership of the Chartered Tax Institute of Malaysia or a professional accounting body being highly beneficial. A deep understanding of Income Tax legislation & guidelines is essential, while knowledge of SST legislation/Customs Guidelines would be an added advantage. We are looking for someone who displays maturity, can work independently under minimal supervision, and can deliver results even under stressful circumstances or tight deadlines.

  • Degree or professional qualification in Accounting
  • Membership of Chartered Tax Institute of Malaysia or professional accounting body is advantageous
  • Minimum 10-15 years of tax working experience
  • In-depth knowledge of the Income Tax legislation & guidelines
  • Knowledge of SST legislation and Customs Guidelines are added advantage
  • Display mature personality and ability to work independently with minimum supervision

What sets this company apart:

Our client offers a work environment that promotes flexibility, with working hours that can be adjusted to suit your needs. The office is conveniently located and easily accessible by public transport. Stability is a key feature of this company, offering you the peace of mind that comes with knowing you are part of a secure and future-focused organisation.

What's next:

Ready to take the next step in your career? Apply now for this exciting opportunity!

Apply today at soonyee.woo@robertwalters.com.my or click on the link provided. We look forward to receiving your application!

Do note that we will only be in touch if your application is shortlisted.

Agensi Pekerjaan Robert Walters Sdn Bhd
Business Registration Number : 729828-T
Licence Number : JTKSM 423C

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Accountancy & Finance

Focus: Taxation

Industry: Accountancy

Salary: MYR156,000 - MYR216,000 per annum

Workplace Type: On-site

Experience Level: Senior Management

Location: Kuala Lumpur

Job Reference: BVDHGM-F0719EBD

Date posted: 17 May 2024

Consultant: SoonYee Woo

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