about the companyOur client is one of the leading players in their industry, globally. They are currently seeking an experienced Regional Tax Manager, to pioneer their South East Asia (SEA) tax support team in Malaysia.about the jobReporting to the CFO, you will be responsible for all tax matters and support for the SEA regional operations, including tax compliance, planning, providing tax advice on business transactions, transfer pricing and cross border transactions. You will monitor developments on regional tax legislation closely, ensuring compliance with the statutory requirements and identifying risks and opportunities. You will ensure that the business units comply with statutory tax laws and Corporate Global policies.Monitor the new developments of tax policies/ law in the region through change management eg. analyze current and proposed tax policy changes, evaluate impact to the business, develop and execute plans accordinglyProvide tax advisory consultation to internal stakeholders and support tax planning and business projects in SEA e.g. transactional support (tax advice) to the business, manage legal entity rationalization/ restructuringManage tax compliance/audit process/ transfer pricing compliance and manage external/internal tax return preparer in the regionLead the monthly, quarterly, and annual tax accounting compliance across SEA, ensuring accurate and timely submission. This includes - manage tax accounting provisions and estimated tax payments, prepare U.S. GAAP tax reports, manage external preparation of corporate tax returns and all other local taxes, prepare necessary reporting and assist with review of statutory reportIdentify tax risks and opportunities. Bring innovation and improvement to tax compliance and control processes to achieve higher effectiveness and minimize tax exposure. Streamline compliance processes by improving data quality and process automation.Work closely with HQ Corporate Tax team to align group’s tax strategies and processes and implement them in the region.skills and experience requiredYou should possess:A Degree in Accountancy or Accounting professional qualification.At least 10 years of relevant working experience in tax, within tax firms and commercial setting.Working experience covering regional SEA tax is a must.Technically sound & proven leadership in all areas of taxation (advisory, compliance, TP etc)Capable of problem solving and conflict resolution whilst maintaining a positive group dynamic.Ability to exercise effective judgment, sensitivity and creativity to changing needs and situations.To apply online, please click on the appropriate link.