Date:  13-Jan-2023
Location: 

QA

Sr. Tax Planning & Compliance Officer (Saudi National)

Description: 

 

Role & Responsibilities:

 

  • Ensure the Business (Group) complies with all relevant local and internal requirements, industry regulations and Government Legislation related to Tax, including corporation tax, VAT, transfer pricing, WHT etc.
  • Perform, verify, and report the calculation, submissions, and payments of all kinds of taxes.
  • Identify Tax related risks to the business in areas such as but not limited to non-compliance, miscalculations, deadlines, and important dates etc.
  • Understand the commercial objectives of the business and the impact and or recommendations made by internal audit or statutory (external) auditors.
  • Maintain all the requested contract Reports in Tax portal in KSA & Qatar.
  • Review Contracts and advise on the impact like WHT (With-Holding Tax) & VAT and advise Commercial Department on the Cost building.
  • Prepare country-wise Tax reporting for the Group.
  • Manage and lead the VAT implementation project across the company and organize deliverables with external Advisors.
  • Manage external tax authorities and consultants locally and regionally.
  • Prepare and review Transfer Pricing documentation across all regions.
  • Ensured informed application of tax laws and regulations to identify and mitigate tax risks.
  • Support in activities of mergers and acquisitions, when needed, by analyzing tax information; calculating key ratios; identifying areas of tax savings    
  • Ability to handle Book of Accounts till Financial closing and issuing MIS reports
  • Managing the External Auditor relationship and ensuring the organization is compliant with accounting standards

 

Successful candidate should have the following:

  • 5 to 8 years of work experience in similar position/role
  • Experience in professional services / audit firms is highly preferred.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance/ ACCA / ACMA or related discipline; or an MBA in General Management is preferred
  • Knowledge of Tax Laws in Countries specifically – KSA.
  • Ability to manage tight timelines
  • Good written and oral communication skills with Strong computer and Excel skills
  • Experience working in GCC will be preferred.

 

Job Location: Saudi Arabia.

Delta Corporation