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ConnectedGroup Ltd

Senior Tax Manager (Global Tax)

ConnectedGroup Ltd
Salary negotiable
Posted on 24 Jan 2020

Senior Tax Manager (Global Tax)

ConnectedGroup Ltd

Job Highlights

  • Key member of the business
  • Sizable company with a big name
  • Promising career prospect with attractive package

Job Description

Senior Tax Manager (Global Tax)

Our client is a HK-listed conglomerate. They are looking for a talented and driven individual to join its growing Tax team.

Position Responsibilities

Leading both the Tax Compliance and Tax Consulting and Planning of the team:

Tax Consulting and Planning

  • Provide regular updates to the top management on the changes of tax regulations in the tax jurisdictions in which the group has presence
  • Provide recommendations to the top management on any businesses which may have tax implication depending on the options chosen and propose mitigation plan/other options, if any
  • Provide guidance to the top management on the priority of several of tax tasks and allocation of resources.
  • Provide tax advices and supports to the commercial teams to effectively manage the tax expenses and disputes
  • Ensure the Effective Tax Rate is carefully managed within a reasonable range
  • Suggest and lead optimization projects to balance business and tax efficiency
  • Work with the Treasury VP with tax exposure related to all the treasury transactions

Tax Compliance

  • Responsible for completion of Hong Kong and international income tax returns including all related analysis and support
  • Oversee processing of economic transactions complying with company policies and prevailing tax regulations
  • Ensure enough resources are being allocated and prioritize the resources to ensure all deadlines are met.
  • Manage the tax filing and reporting to minimize the occurrence of tax controversies
  • Ensuring that appropriate internal controls are in place over accounting for income taxes.
  • Manage and oversee direct, indirect taxes (routine exposure assessment), other tax filings
  • Prepare/review tax enquiries to both internal and external parties to ensure full compliance.
  • Monitor tax assessments and tax payment trends
  • Perform tax health-check exercises and lead improvement/optimization plans

Other Tax-related duties:

  • Propose strategies and be responsible and defend any audits of the companies' tax returns
  • Prepare TP policy set and perform implementation
  • Manage tax work automation (e.g. Playstation / automate tax work paper using BW query)

Position Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Qualified / Chartered Accountant or equivalent
  • At least 8 years of relevant tax experience in which at least 2 years at a manager level in Corporate Income Tax / Indirect Taxes, preferably gained in tax practices of Big 4 accounting firms, international law firms, Inland Revenue, consultant firms or commercial tax practices in large MNCs or local listed companies etc.
  • Experiences in tax compliance and consulting of International Tax
  • Knowledge of major Direct Tax of Asia Pacific countries (covering Japan)
  • Strong project management, research, analytical and presentation skills
  • Good written and spoken English and Chinese (Cantonese and Mandarin)
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Interested individuals can apply now and send CV to Vivian Wong, or call +852 3972 5831 for more information. Only relevant candidates will be contacted

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Additional Information

Career Level
Years of Experience
8 years
Employment Type
Full Time, Permanent

Company Overview

ConnectedGroup is an executive search and recruitment firm with offices in Hong Kong and China. We work across a number of industry sectors providing cross-functional recruitment. Our specialisms are Financial Services, Legal, Manufacturing, Supply Chain/Sourcing, Industrial, Technology, Strategy & Transformation, Life Sciences, Consumer and Retail/Luxury Goods, Hospitality, Sales, Marketing & Communications, Corporate Functions/Administration (Human Resources & Talent Acquisition/Finance/Accounting/Professional Support), Property & Real Estate.

All information is used for recruitment purposes only. Although we endeavour to respond to every applicant this may not always be possible so if you receive no response within 60 days, please consider your application for this specific vacancy to be unsuccessful. We will contact you with the next vacancy that matches your profile.

Additional Company Information

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