Tax Manager (Shipping)

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Faststream Recruitment
  • 15 Feb 18 2018-02-15

Our client, a key player in the shipping world, has created a new position of Tax Manager.

Responsibilities: 

Tax Strategy

  • Taking an active part in developing and evolving the group’s tax strategy
  • Implementing the strategic tax decisions that drive the group forward
  • Identifying opportunities for further enhancement and development of the tax strategy and function

Tax Advisory and Planning

  • Acting as the primary tax contact and adviser
  • Provide tax advisory services to support the business operations and ensure tax compliance and tax efficiency
  • Communicate with tax authorities on audit and other tax queries
  • Manage relationships with the various tax authorities and any tax incentives that are in place today
  • Developing, implementing and managing the most appropriate legal, funding and tax structure 

Tax Reporting and Compliance

  • Overseeing the management of tax reporting obligations
  • Preparation of the monthly and quarterly tax payable calculations, reconciliations and returns
  • Manage the external consultants used as part of the tax management and operations strategy
  • Maintining and enforcing tax policies and procedures

 Position Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Law 
  • Proven work experience as a Tax Manager with minimum 10 years of experience with shipping multinational companies and/or Big 4 accounting firms 
  •  Excellent knowledge of tax accounting, tax compliance and all types of tax returns 
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills