Role details

Tax Accountant

Cape Town   •   R500,000 - R600,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Role fit for Tax Specialist with SADC tax experience
  • Very well known South African retail giant

About Our Client

The client is a retail giant and household name in the Southern African community.

Job Description

The successful Tax Accountant will perform the following duties:

  • Maintain required level of technical knowledge
  • Prepare estimated income tax payments (corporate and individual)
  • Research and prepare work papers for various book to tax differences
  • Perform year-end accrual review and prepare the tax provision
  • Prepare various federal and state income tax returns
  • Prepare various personal property tax returns
  • Prepare/Review other various tax filings as required by the group
  • Assist or single handedly manage preparations for audits and dealing with external auditors
  • Maintain tax asset register
  • Keep abreast of current developments in the tax area
  • Participation in other tax projects as they arise
  • Assist in financial planning and analysis
  • Training staff on implications of their actions, duties etc on tax matters including setting up workshops etc
  • Deferred tax calculations and report preparation
  • Preparation and monitoring of indirect tax reports
  • Accurate management of Treasury i.r.o taxes
  • Ensuring compliance to IFRS

The Successful Applicant

The successful Tax Accountant will possess the following competencies:

  • 3-5 years experience working with South African and Southern African tax laws and related accounting functions
  • Strong financial accounting skills
  • Post graduate qualification in tax
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Excel (Advanced)
  • Prior exposure to working in a corporate environment
  • Ability to manage own time
  • Ability to work as a part of a team

What's on Offer


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