Dec 20, 2017

Tax and VAT Specialist Job Placement - HAYS

  • Hays
  • Dubai - United Arab Emirates
Full time Accounting and Auditing Jobs Legal and Tax Jobs

Job Description

Job Title:  Tax and VAT Specialist

Company Name: HAYS

Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE)


Job Summary: The Tax and VAT Specialist will prepare, maintain and file the VAT and other CIT returns in accordance with the respective regulations, and to implement VAT systems and processes in the various GCC Implementing Countries.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring Group Taxation Compliance (VAT,CIT etc) and ensuring that all requirements are adhered to
  • Performing tax procedures as required for statutory and management reporting
  • Assessing the implications of all financial restructures and cross border transactions as well as the possible future impact of changes to tax regulations
  • Follow up on WHT Tax Certificates with the respective regions
  • Preparing Group ME VAT returns and regional VAT/GST returns
  • Implementation of VAT compliant processes and procedures within the ME region
  • Managing Auditor’s queries with regards to taxes
  • Completion of the month end reconciliations of VAT and CIT for all regions
  • Liaise with advisors and prepare taxation calculations for the Middle East business
  • Assist the Financial Controller in preparation for and conduct of balance sheet reviews, internal, statutory audits, other compliance requirements and any ad-hoc requests that may arise.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:  

  • Applicants must hold a professional Accountancy or Tax qualification and prior 'Big 4' experience is preferred. At least three years experience in a Tax and/or VAT role.

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