Tax Manager - North Asia
Finance
Full Time
Shanghai, China
2019-03-31

Deliver results. Drive change. Develop your real potential.

WHO YOU ARE

 You would be responsible for all aspects of Tax function with focus on direct / indirect taxes and transfer pricing for North Asia countries including China Mainland, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Japan and Korea. Knowledge of customs is desirable but not essential. You will advise all legal entities operating on day to day tax matters in area of manufacturing, trading, and services. You will also be managing of tax audits, developing and implementing tax strategies, optimize tax cash flow through minimizing taxes and mitigating potential tax exposures, and involve in business re-structuring projects.

WHAT A TYPICAL DAY

• Have in depth technical understanding and practical application of the tax regulations covering corporate taxes, indirect taxes and transfer pricing in North Asia countries, with added focus on China Mainland.

• Have understanding on the application of double taxation agreements to various cross border transactions.

• Be experienced in maintaining/building relationship with the tax authorities and have a successful track record in managing tax audits and various other negotiations (incentive application etc.).

 

This role will partner with the corporate tax and treasury teams at regional level.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED

To be eligible for this role, apart from successful candidate possessing professional/post graduate accounting qualification with specialization in taxes, the candidate should have experience of working in a big 4 advisory firm along-with commercial industry experience (total 6 years) working preferably in a multinational corporate and should possess strong knowledge of regulatory and operational environment governing tax framework. Candidate must be a team player and be able to work independently.

Soft skills

You must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, good command of English, an eye for details as well as the ability to work independently. Successful individual should also be assertive, self-driven, result-oriented and comfortable with working in a small team and matrix structure.

 

Required languages:

• Example: English