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  • Posted: Nov 22, 2021
    Deadline: Not specified
  • Jumia is your number one Online Shopping solution in Nigeria. There is an online electronic store where you can purchase all your electronics, as well as books, home appliances, fashion items, shoes, mobile phones and more online and have them delivered directly to you. Jumia has payment options that suit everyone, and we have a payment-on-delivery option fo...
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    Tax Account Manager - Jumia

    Job Objective

    As a Tax Manager who will direct and manage multiple operations related to taxes and deliver tax services, your primary responsibility is to manage specific tax-related functions in addition to compliance-related activities i.e. report monthly and quarterly tax preparation. In addition to this, provide a reconciliation of a company's condition for income tax.


    • Plan, manage and develop over all aspects of the company& tax process.
    • Deliver a full range of tax services within a given period.
    • Identify tax risks and provide mitigation plans.
    • Build and maintain healthy relationships with the company’s consultants &tax regulators. Coordinate with tax audits and special tax-related projects.
    • Provide inventive tax planning and review intricate income tax returns.
    • Implement opportunities for process improvement in company tax procedures.
    • Manage and support members of the AR/AP team on tax related topics.
    • Mentor accounting staff and review their performance on tax related topics.
    • Manage tax provision and tax compliance process of the company.
    • Maintain and reconcile tax balances on general ledger.
    • Prepare all tax papers on a regular basis.
    • Review quarterly tax projections.
    • Timely filing of consolidated federal, state and local income tax returns and other business filings.
    • Monitor legislative and regulatory tax law development and create strategies to capitalize on changes to taxation legislation.
    • Provide help in minimizing tax risk in regards to acquisitions, mergers, and various other business dealings.
    • Ensure compliance with laws and regulations.

    Qualification & Experience

    • BSc (Master degree as added advantage) in Accounting, Finance, Economics, or a related field
    • 10+ years of experience in finance, accounting, and operational processes.
    • Proven 5+ years of experience as a tax manager or accountant or a similar role.
    • Solid knowledge about Nigeria federal, state, and local reporting requirements i.e excellent knowledge of tax
      accounting, tax compliance and all types of tax returns.
    • ICAN or CITN (or both) membership compulsory. Strong finance and accounting knowledge, including experience with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS).
    • Proficiency in MS office and tax reporting software.
    • Good communication skills. 
    • Ability to handle sensitive and confidential data.
    • Hardworking and honest.
    • Excellent problem-solving and decision-making skills.
    • Attention to detail and accuracy.

    We Offer

    • A unique experience in an entrepreneurial, yet structured environment
    • The opportunity to become part of a highly professional and dynamic team working around the world
    • An unparalleled personal and professional growth as our longer-term objective is to train the next generation of leaders for our future internet ventures.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Jumia Nigeria on to apply

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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