Ensure that group’s VAT returns are completed timeously and that all required schedules have been completed and submitted.
Provide advice to the business for VAT.
Review and advise certain African country subsidiaries with tax matters.
Assist with providing advice for Payroll and Customs duty.
Prepare, manage, and deal with the internal & external auditors for VAT purposed.
Manage the relationship with SARS and respond to SARS queries.
Manage the group’s e-filing profile.
Ad hoc assistance where required.
Reconcile VAT general ledger accounts.
Provide analytical evidence of group VAT compliance. Continuously monitor systems and processes, including change initiatives and training, to ensure compliance.
Maintain up-to-date, detailed knowledge of trends and changes in Tax legislation by reading, regular attendance of professional courses, workshops, etc.
Completed relevant Financial qualification, B.Comm (Accounting) – essential.
It will be advantageous to have a CA (SA) and/or higher diploma in Tax.
Experience, Skills and Competencies Requirements
Completed articles with an auditing firm (SAICA) – essential.
3 - 5 years’ relevant experience in a listed entity.
Understanding of IFRS/GAAP.
Knowledge of VAT Legislation.
Assertive and able to communicate effectively.
VAT experience or Income Tax experience – essential.
South African citizen only.