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Indirect Tax Senior Analyst - DFS5218182 in Singapore at DFS

Date Posted: 2/7/2019

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Job Description

Manage tax aspects of DFS its global indirect tax liability and ensure compliance with local country indirect tax requirements e.g. Goods and Services Tax, Value Added Tax, Sales or Gross Revenue Tax. Act as internal business advisor to identify and analyze tax issues of individual DFS companies and effectively communicate compliance and cost saving solutions to management.

Key Responsibilities:

• Responsible for providing GST compliance/advisory support to businesses in DFS worldwide locations that adopt GST, VAT or sales tax.
• Review the internal processes to ensure that indirect tax filing e.g. GST returns are prepared in compliance with local tax rules and timely filed.
• Work with finance and other business functions to document and support all significant GST/VAT reporting
• Coordinate during inspections and queries from local tax authorities. - Review or prepare responses to tax authority information requests. - Develop audit strategy.
• Research domestic and international indirect tax issues and propose tax efficient alternatives to management through clear and effective communication.
• Work on indirect tax projects, both independently and as a team member, dealing with a variety of domestic and international issues.
• Keeping up to date on GST/VAT changes in the relevant locations.
• Perform other duties as requested in a diligent and conscientious manner

Key Requirements:

• Degree in Accountancy/Accounting
• At least 6 years of indirect tax experience (corporate, public accounting or combination of both)
• Excellent written and oral communication is a must
• Ability to interpret and analyze relevant tax law and summarize findings in non-technical business language for management and internal clients.
• Experience in GST/VAT for Asian/European countries and USA will be an advantage.
• Proficient in use of Excel, Word and/or tax preparation software. Experience with SAP general ledger software desirable.
• Desire to work in a multi-national environment.
• Self-starter who is able to produce quality results and meet deadlines.
• Ability to work autonomously and as part of a team.