Senior Tax Analyst (6 months contract) - DFS5218294 in Singapore at DFS

Date Posted: 1/3/2020

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Job Description

The contract position offers an opportunity for aspiring professional to be part of a dynamic, fast paced multinational organization. DFS is an internationally renowned travel retailer. As a member of the Global Tax department, you will work to manage aspects of the DFS tax functions and insure compliance with all Federal, state and international tax laws and regulations. You will assist DFS’ Global Tax team members on a variety of tax compliance and ad-hoc assignments involving both Singapore and Asia Pacific jurisdictions.

Key Responsibilities:

• Prepare Federal, State and/or City tax computations and returns for selected DFS companies, including: - Prepare and/or review of tax work papers and annual corporate tax returns - Prepare and/or review VAT or GST returns. - Prepare and/or review estimated income tax payments. - Prepare and/or review quarterly and annual information returns. - Maintain and update the tax compliance calendar. - Review tax depreciation treatment for fixed assets. - Prepare and/or review withholding tax obligations.
• Assist with analysis and review of DFS’ worldwide tax provisions, and preparation of the Group’s consolidated as well as standalone legal entity financial statement tax provision and tax footnote in accordance with GAAP.
• Assist with Federal, state and local tax audits of selected DFS companies. - Compile documentation and prepare analysis for responses to tax authority information requests. - Prepare amended tax filings to reflect audit results and carryforward adjustments.
• Work on ad-hoc tax assignment, as needed.

Key Requirements:

• Singaporeans or permanent residents of Singapore.
• Accounting degree (B.A.) from college or university.
• 3-5 years tax experience with reputable accounting firm, large corporation or combination of both.
• Strong analytical ability with excellent written and oral communication skills in English.
• Proficient in use of Excel, Word and tax preparation software. Experience with SAP general ledger software a plus.
• Desire to work in a multi-national environment.
• Self-starter who is able to handle multiple priorities, produce quality results and meet deadlines.