IN-HOUSE TAX ADVISOR

  • Competitive
  • Dubai, United Arab Emirates Dubai Dubai AE
  • Permanent, Full time
  • GMS DMCC
  • 09 Aug 18 2018-08-09

GMS is the world’s largest buyer of ships & offshore assets. With over 25 years of experience in the maritime industry and offices in more than eight countries, GMS continues to expand its global presence and establish itself as a highly respected market leader.

We are looking for an experienced and qualified Tax Advisor to join or team in Dubai.

JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Prepare documents for business & personal tax returns in applicable jurisdictions.
  • Recommend tax management strategies for various international jurisdictions and liaise with external accountants and lawyers when necessary.
  • Advise on VAT and its implications for various entities worldwide.
  • Perform year-end accrual review and prepare the tax provisions.
  • Interpret new or revised tax laws and advise management on its impact on tax liabilities.
  • Evaluate tax implications on mergers and acquisitions by analyzing tax information; calculating key ratios; identifying areas of tax savings.
  • Analyze and review tax documents to ensure accuracy & recommend strategies accordingly.

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS

  • Lawyer OR U.S.-certified CPA/ACA with at least four years’ experience (preferably as a tax advisor in a law firm)
  • Recommended: Masters of Tax Law or a joint degree in law and accounting
  • Ability to analyze and comprehend tax law in various jurisdictions worldwide
  • Ability to understand international bank statements
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to think independently