Senior Consultant/Manager

Company Grant Thornton Johannesburg
Reference # TAXMAN001
Published 12/12/2017
Contract Type Permanent
Salary 400,000.00 - 500,000.00 Annually
Location Illovo, Gauteng, South Africa
Introduction
We seek an experienced individual with at least 3 years experience with Indirect Tax Consulting. The incumbent should have either CA(SA), BCOM or LLB.
Job Functions Accounting
Industries Tax Consulting
Specification
•Indirect Tax consulting engagements, i.e.
-Conducting research
-Responding to queries
-Conducting reviews of audit working paper files and client records
-Extensive client liaison
-Aspects of staff management
•Involvement from time to time in Indirect Tax aspects relating to special assignments including but not limited to restricted listings, investigations, due diligence and other investigations, etc.
•Preparation and presentation of in-house training programmes
•Periodic contributions to the in-house technical and other publications
Requirements
Skills and Experience required
•CA (SA), BCom, or LLB preferential
•Relevant Indirect Tax qualification essential
•Extensive exposure to different facets of business management essential
•Minimum of 3 years relevant working experience in Indirect Tax consulting
•Good working knowledge of Windows, MS Word and MS Excel & MS PowerPoint
•Good communication skills (public speaking, presentations)
•Excellent writing skill (report and opinion writing)

Personal Attributes
•Showing initiative and taking ownership
•Professional at all times
•Integrity at all times
•Hands-on management abilities and experience
•Attention to detail
•Good organisational skills
•Exceptional time management
•Ability to work under pressure
•Ability to interact with people
•Diligence
•Agility to adapt to different situations
•Energetic, passionate and willingness to succeed
•Team player


Other Requirements:
•Possession of a valid driver’s license and reliable vehicle
•Being available at all reasonable times
•There will be occasions where the incumbent would need to work overtime
•Travel will be required
Job Closing Date 02/01/2018
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