Our client is a Big 4 firm looking to appoint a Tax Senior Manager for the Emerging Markets team in its Dubai office.
As a Tax Senior Manager you will:
Be familiar with the tax consulting process and the professionalism necessary for the effective diagnosis, solution, development and implementation of clients' tax needs.
Advise foreign multinational companies on the tax implications of their operations, providing practical advice in relation to uncertain tax positions.
Oversee the delivery of proposals for new engagements and be knowledgeable about the range of services offered by the firm.
Provide leadership in timely and quality delivery of services to exceed the expectations of our clients.
Assume responsibility for engagement budgeting, billing, management and scheduling.
Assume responsibility for the development and motivation of engagement staff and provide them with leadership, counseling and career guidance.
Be responsible for the oversight of tax compliance cycle- across all areas of employment taxes, social security and corporate income tax / withholding tax compliance.
Liaise with local teams in Baghdad / Erbil, and clients, to manage client's tax affairs.
Seven or more years of general tax experience, preferably with at least five years focused on business taxes. Experience with a Big 4 firm, law firm, or large corporate tax department of a multinational company is required.
In-depth, first-hand experience of a wide range of industries.
Extensive consulting and compliance experience.
Excellent research skills and strong written and verbal communications skills.
In-depth knowledge of tax and business laws and regulations.
Excellent project management and presentation skills required. Precision / attention to details is essential.
Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or other business related field. ACA or CTA qualification is preferred.
Fluent in English (Reading, Speaking and Writing). Preference will be given to Bilingual candidates (Arabic/English).