We are seeking an experienced Tax Manager to join our dynamic team of professionals. As a Tax Manager at Creation Business Consultants, you will play a crucial role in assisting our clients in navigating the complex landscape of taxation in the UAE/KSA. You will work closely with clients to develop and implement effective tax strategies that align with their business objectives and regulatory requirements.
The main duties, responsibilities and outputs of the role;
- Ensuring timely and accurate preparation and filing of all tax returns, Value-added tax (VAT), Withholding tax, corporate tax, and any other applicable taxes.
- Monitoring changes in UAE/KSA tax laws and regulations and updating clients on the latest compliance requirements.
- Conducting periodic reviews and audits of tax records to identify potential non-compliance issues and rectify them promptly.
- Stay up to date with UAE/KSA tax laws, regulations, and guidelines, and ensure that clients’ tax affairs are fully compliant with the latest requirements.
- Prepare and file tax returns for companies and corporations in accordance with the appropriate deadlines.
- Engage in one-on-one consultations with clients to assess their unique tax situations and provide tailored solutions to meet their needs.
- Conducting thorough research on complex tax issues, including emerging tax laws, regulations, and rulings in the UAE.
- Preparing and maintaining accurate tax records, documentation, and relevant supporting documents for all tax-related activities.
- Ensuring that tax calculations and reporting adhere to local regulations and accounting standards.
- Offer expert guidance on complex tax matters, such as transfer pricing, international taxation, withholding taxes, VAT, and other relevant tax issues.
- To act as a key point of contact within the firm for tax queries. This will involve responding quickly to, as well as anticipating, client requests/needs, keeping clients informed of progress in relation to all aspects of the service provided, and maintaining regular contact with clients.
- Analyze complex tax scenarios and identify potential risks and opportunities for clients.
- Addressing client queries and concerns promptly and professionally, maintaining high levels of client satisfaction.
EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION
- Bachelor’s degree in accounting, Finance, Taxation, or a related field. A master’s degree or relevant tax certifications would be advantageous.
- 3+ years of international tax exposure.
- Big 4 experience is preferred.
- Thorough knowledge of UAE/KSA tax laws, regulations, and compliance requirements.
- Should have excellent interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills.
- Should have a strong personality and excellent presentation skills.
- Experience working in tax services within UAE/KSA is preferred.