Senior Tax Manager

Employer
Robert Walters
Location
George Town, my
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
May 04, 2021
Closes
Jun 03, 2021
Ref
7f8931f53831
Job Role
Tax Compliance
Sector
Finance
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An exciting Senior Tax Manager job has become available at a multinational electronics manufacturing and production company based in Penang. Your main responsibility is to oversee all tax-related matters of the company. Reporting directly to the Tax Director, this is a role for a professional who has the passion for dealing with numbers.

About the Senior Tax Manager Role:
Due to continuous growth of the company and for future expansion plans, the Senior Tax Manager will play a key role in both direct and indirect tax aspects of the current supply chain, expansions, new product offerings, sales side, and global mobility and human resources support.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Deep technical expertise in Malaysia tax
  • Experience with both direct and indirect taxes from a compliance, provision and planning perspective
  • Understand US GAAP accounting principles
  • Experience with tax treaty analysis and their interaction with domestic law
  • Foreign parent experience, ideally with US MNC
  • Track record of solid business partnering
  • Experience managing the tax compliance process
  • Experience in transfer pricing
  • Ability to risk assess in an ambiguous environment

  • To succeed in the Senior Tax Manager job, you will also directly interact with senior leadership which will require quick risk assessment and develop solutions on-the-fly in a constantly evolving and often ambiguous environment.

    Key Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree in accounting, ACCA, LCCI or equivalent
  • CTA, MIA or CPA is added advantage
  • At least 10 years of work experience in a related field is required for this position, preferably from a Big 4 or manufacturing industry
  • Able to identify solutions to complicated issues in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong focus on working as a team within tax as well as cross-functional groups
  • Detail-oriented with the ability to multitask

  • This multinational manufacturing and production firm is well recognised in the industry and is a company who is still continuing to grow to be the leader globally. There are great opportunities to progress in this dynamic company and offers a great working environment.

    If you are driven, determined and want to take the next step in your career, this Senior Tax Manager is the role for you. You will be part of a forward-thinking company that values innovation and a progressive mindset.