TAX Manager TAX Manager …

in Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 05 Apr 20
in Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 05 Apr 20
TAX Manager
Primary Responsibilities

  • Efficiently manage the tax filing and payment deadlines, coordinate with financial controllership or other functions to collate the relevant information and manage payments etc,
  • Liaise with external tax vendors and review their work;
  • Gather and provide the information needed in the event of a field tax scrutiny / appeal / controversy.
  • Handle tax accounting and reconciliations.
  • Support on the M&A activity and any post-merger tax integrations.
  • Support on ad-hoc tax planning projects

We are looking for someone who is:

  • A self-starter with ability to work independently in fast-paced and flexible corporate environment
  • Strong in verbal and written communication skills. Ability to articulate complex tax issues to non-tax teams
  • Curious and enthusiastic, not afraid to ask questions and challenge the status quo
  • A good communicator who can build strong working relationships with external and internal teams
  • Able to work in a cross border / virtual team environment


  • Bachelor's degree in accounting / current CPA designation, MBA, MS in Tax, or other relevant advanced degree
  • Minimum of 3-6 years of experience in APAC tax management in a multi-national company.
  • Prior tax accounting / auditing experience at Big 4 will be an advantage
  • Familiarity with ERP platforms, Tax management softwares, SOX requirements, and tax audit representation
  • Recent experience with tax technology tools (e.g., OneSource Tax Compliance, Hyperion, CorpTax, etc.) and their implementation will be extremely helpful

About Cognizant:-

Cognizant (NASDAQ: CTSH) is a leading provider of information technology, consulting, and business process services, dedicated to helping the world's leading companies build stronger businesses. Headquartered in Teaneck, New Jersey (U.S.), Cognizant combines a passion for client satisfaction, technology innovation, deep industry and business process expertise, and a global, collaborative workforce that embodies the future of work. Cognizant is a member of the NASDAQ-100, the S&P 500, the Forbes Global 2000, and the Fortune 500 and is ranked among the top performing and fastest growing companies in the world.