The role is very urgent, and thesuccessful candidate MUST be an Arabic speaker. The preferredcandidate will be from a Big 4 background working in a TaxAssociate / Senior Associate or Tax Consultant capacity, ready totake the next step intoindustry. :
The client is seeking a detail-oriented taxprofessional who possesses an in-depth knowledge of taxation inKSA.
To succeed in this role, you should showbe interested in following changes to tax regulations andlaws.
Excellent time management skills arealso essential, as you will have to ensure our company meets tightdeadlines.
Senior Tax Accountantresponsibilities also include organizing and maintaining records oftax payments.
Ultimately, you should be ableto recommend tax strategies that comply with laws and promote ourcompany's financial well-being.
Assist in managing all tax aspects of existingand new business lines and initiatives.
Assistin performing tax technical research including analysis andinterpretation of relevant tax laws, regulations, cases andguidelines, and update relevant stakeholders asappropriate.
Recommend tax strategies byresearching local taxation issues.
Identifyand recommend tax optimization opportunities.
Maintain legislative materials by reviewing,interpreting, and implementing new or revised laws.
Maintain compliance with regulations by forwardingrequired information to the tax authorities.
Partner with key contacts in operations, corporatedevelopment, finance, treasury, and legal to identify and implementtax planning strategies and minimize potential taxrisks.
Manage and coordinate external auditsand act as a liaison with external consultants.
Ensure company's compliance with relevant taxregulations in KSA, and also maintain proper taxdocumentations.
Prepare Corporate Income Tax,Value Added Tax, and Withholding Tax returns.
Prepare tax provision schedules.
Accomplish accounting and organization mission bycompleting related results as needed.
Knowledge of accounting and bookkeepingprocedures.
Familiarity with accountingsoftware packages and general ledger systems.
Ability to interpret legal documents.
Knowledge of Microsoft Office.
Ability to meet deadlines.
Excellentanalytical and time management skills.
Excellent communication skills.
Keenattention to detail.
BSc degree in Accounting, Finance or relevantsubject; industry certification (e.g. CMA or CPA) is abonus.
Proven work experience as a TaxAccountant, Tax Analyst or Tax Preparer. (Minimum of 3-4 years ofexperience).