senior tax specialist (apac) in Petaling Jaya

manveer singh, randstad
job type
RM 8,000 - RM 10,000 per month

job details

petaling jaya, selangor
accounting & finance
job type
working hours
RM 8,000 - RM 10,000 per month
6 years
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manveer singh, randstad
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about the company

One of the world's largest IT organization and ranked within the top Fortune 500 companies - our client has a global presence, being a listed company, and works with the big players in the industry. They are currently in the midst of expanding their professionals centre of excellence in Malaysia, hiring regional senior tax apecialist for the APAC region - as part of their new team in their Malaysia office, as a regional hub.

about the job

As a part of the APAC tax team, this individual will assist the APAC regional countries to prepare their corporate income tax returns , GST/ VAT returns and tax provisions for the statutory financial statements to ensure that the tax returns are filed on a timely basis.

  • Prepare the regional tax returns for APAC countries, including direct & indirect taxes & GST/ VAT and withholding tax returns
  • Prepare the reconciliations of indirect tax returns to the statutory financial statements.
  • Assist in quarter-end close process reporting for APAC
  • Preparing for and assisting in tax audits
  • Work closely with controlling team and the shared services team to ensure that the tax accounting and information for the tax return is accurate.

Skills and experience required

You, as the aspiring candidate should possess:

  • Professional Qualifications in Finance/Accountancy/Tax is a must (Degree, ACCA, CPA, MIA etc)
  • At least 6 years of experience in tax compliance within commercial organizations, shared services and tax firms.
  • Strong technical knowledge in tax accounting, tax rules, IFRS, SOX & USGAAP.
  • Ability to engage global and regional stakeholders effectively and work in a fast environment, take initiative and be self-managed
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills
  • SAP experience is required.
  • Strong sense of ownership and responsibility.

Culture & Benefit

Being a global organization, you will be part of the pioneer team to set up the regional APAC tax team in Malaysia. You will be able to leverage on their global presence, involved in migration activities and standardize processes here in their regional APAC hub. A competitive salary package awaits you, with above market bonuses.

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Tax, Regional Tax, Direct Tax, Indirect Tax, Shared Service, SSC, SAP, APAC, Compliance


Accounting & Finance Degree/Qualifications

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree