Tax - Senior Technical Manager/Director

  • Competitive
  • Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Ernst & Young Malaysia
  • 24 Mar 19

Tax - Senior Technical Manager/Director

Modern tax regulations are highly complex and dynamic. As one of our Tax professionals, you'll help clients meet the increasing and ever more complex demand for tax compliance, reporting and advisory services within organisations.

The opportunity
Working as part of a diverse global team, you'll develop a deep tax technical knowledge and outstanding people management skills, assisting clients with demands across the tax life-cycle. You'll also gain valuable wide-ranging experience across industries. As part of our expansion strategy, we would like to invite you to join this dynamic team.

Your key responsibilities

  • Combine our standard global compliance processes and tools with your local compliance and accounting experience to provide clients visibility and control of their domestic and/or global compliance and reporting requirements.
  • Look into tax processes - implementation and improvement.
  • Manage and execute the design and running of projects/programmes.
  • Drive progress while effective in recognising and managing potential issues and risks from the projects/programmes.
  • Make sure that the work delivered to the client is of high quality.
  • Anticipate and identify risks and escalate issues as appropriate.
  • Participate in engagements, assist in managing engagement economics by organizing staffing, tracking fees and communicating issues to project leaders.
  • Build strong internal relationships within the tax team and across other services.
  • Coach, mentor and manage a high performing team.
Skills and attributes for success
  • Strong tax skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong drive to excel professionally, and to guide and motivate others
  • Advanced written and verbal communication skills
  • Dedicated, innovative, resourceful, analytical and able to work under pressure
  • Foster an efficient, innovative and team-oriented work environment
To qualify for the role you must have
  • A bachelor's degree in Accounting or a related field
  • Minimum of 8 years of work experience in tax compliance/advisory, project management
  • Well-versed in tax processes
  • Efficient and a strong process driver
  • Experience working in Oil & Gas industry
Ideally, you'll also have
  • A professional qualification in Tax
What we look for
Highly motivated individuals with excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to prioritize shifting workloads in a rapidly changing industry. An effective communicator, you'll be a confident leader equipped with strong people management skills and a genuine passion to make things happen in a dynamic organization. If you're ready to take on a wide range of responsibilities, and are committed to seeking out new ways to make a difference, this role is for you.

What working at EY offers
EY offers a competitive remuneration package commensurate with your work experience where you'll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. We are committed to being an inclusive employer and are happy to consider flexible working arrangements, where this may be needed, guided by our FWA Policy. Plus, we offer:
• Support, coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around
• Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career
• The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that's right for you


About EY
As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we're using the finance products, expertise and systems we've developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. And with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we'll make our ambition to be the best employer by 2020 a reality.

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

Join us in building a better working world.

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