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The Assistant Tax Manager is responsible for assisting the Tax Manager in specific areas of tax reporting, tax compliance and implementation of tax plans for the West African region including Nigeria, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Senegal, Mauritania, Equatorial Guinea and Cameroon.
Assist Tax Manager on planning projects in the geography
Support in tax compliance reviews - CIT, WHT, VAT, PIT, etc
Lead in legal entity rationalization project in the geography
Participate in external audits and internal reporting
Participate in the preparation of the migration to SAP
Develop procedures to improve compliance and reporting processes
Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree in Finance or Accounting
Minimum of five (5) years’ experience as a tax practitioner
Professional certification (ICAN, ACCA, CPA, etc) is mandatory
Previous experience in multinational audit firms preferred
Working knowledge of French language will be an added advantage
Competencies & Behaviour:
Excellent problem-solving skills including project estimation & complexity with ability to proffer innovative solutions
Good decision-making skills
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Customer service oriented with excellent interpersonal skills
Ability to challenge assumptions, iterate to improve practice norms and drive change
Operates with resolute ethical principles and integrity
Creates an environment of possibility, in tandem with a culture of quality, safety and excellence.