Group Tax Manager

  • Full Time
  • Dubai
  • Posted 7 months ago

Robert Half

Job Responsibilities:

  • Managing, in conjunction with other members of the Group Tax Team, the tax provision calculation for audit on both a consolidated and single entity basis, liaising with the Financial Reporting team; key contact with external auditors.
  • Managing, in conjunction with other members of the Group Tax Team, multi-jurisdictional tax compliance obligations (direct taxes, indirect taxes, other); key contact with external advisers.
  • Assist the Legal Team in Tax matters relating to the lease, purchase and/or sale of aircraft/assets, including documentation review.
  • Work closely with the Investment & Strategy, Sales, and Trading departments in providing tax input into Approval Memos for sales or leases.
  • Key contact responsible for the timely response to all miscellaneous customers (lessee, lenders, etc.) and tax advisers’ queries.
  • Assist the Director/VP Group Tax with strategic tax planning, adhoc projects, budgeting and forecasting.
  • Support the Director/VP Group Tax in relation to ongoing process improvement within the Group Tax function.
  • Assist the Director/VP Group Tax in managing the efficient and effective use of external advisers.
  • Smooth and timely achievement of all tax compliance obligations
  • Fully maintained support schedules and files
  • Show strong commercial awareness when providing tax input into key business transactions
  • Ensuring implementation of Group Tax policies and procedures, and suggesting improvements
  • Maintain effective relationships with all other departments, including Finance, Business and Legal and Commercial
  • Appropriate use of external advisers in the context of agreed budgets

Job Requirements:

  • Qualified Accountant with 3 + years PQE
  • Qualified Chartered Tax Advisor or equivalent with minimum 3 years PQE
  • Prior in-house/industry tax role/experience in a global company with activities in various jurisdictions an advantage
  • Strong technical tax compliance and advisory skills essential
  • Strong accounting knowledge essential
  • A high level of flexibility and the ability to manage competing demands
  • Forward thinking and creative solution focused attitude

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