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Senior Tax Manager

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Kuala Lumpur
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 15/11/2019
  • Duration: 2-year
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The Role:
The role as Senior Manager, Tax will be responsible to manage overall tax compliance and tax matters for both direct and indirect taxes (corporate tax, GST, SST, withholding taxes etc.); including but not limited to tax advisory, monitoring tax payment, tax audit, transfer pricing, etc., for the purpose of minimizing tax liability and optimizing tax benefits.

 Review tax computation and tax return prepared by tax agent / internal tax executives for the Group to ensure timely submission, correctness and compliance with relevant laws and regulations and maximum tax benefits are claimed for the Group for submission and ensure Manage tax queries/issues raised by IRB and tax consultants

 Manage legacy GST amounts owing from LHDN and follow-up where necessary to timely refunds.
 Ensure all relevant exemptions from indirect taxes are obtained from the authorities, including but not limited to import duties, sales and service taxes and any other form of indirect taxes.
 Obtain relevant support from key stakeholders and relevant regulatory bodies e.g. Customs, MoF, MIDA, MATRADE etc. to ensure exemptions are obtained and maintained.
 Advise the Business Development team on the appropriate tax structure for bids and ensure relevant and complete tax analysis is prepared including obtaining relevant advice from external experts and from PETRONAS Group Tax.

 Prepare provisional tax computation for the purpose of initial and revised estimates of tax payable in the sixth and ninth month revision period for review by CFO and submission to IRB
 Manage timely remittance of tax installment payments

 Manage utilization of tax credit available against future tax instalment payments
 Manage tax refund matters with the authorities (i.e. IRB or RMCD)
 Manage various desk audits and tax queries from the authority in processing the refund

 Provide advice on withholding tax compliance and exposures as and when there are new updates in laws and regulations
 Manage and review withholding tax compliance for the Group on quarterly basis

 Prepare financial projection in supporting tax planning for the Group to minimize tax liability and optimize tax benefits and recommend potential incentives applicable to the Group
 Manage tax incentives matters including application and liaison with the authorities (i.e. MIDA, MITI, IRB, Customs)

 Manage and review provisional tax and deferred tax computation prepared by senior executives / executives for statutory audit or quarterly Bursa reporting disclosures

The Company:
Founded in 1989, our client is a Malaysian owned shipbuilding and heavy engineering industries company. Their main solutions include deepwater, fixed platforms, conversion, marine repair, process modules and other services.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Bachelor Degree in Finance or Accounting, OR Professional Qualification (ACCA, ICAEW, MICPA, CA ANZ etc), OR CTIM (Chartered Tax Institute Malaysia), OR Membership in any other recognised professional accountancy / tax body
Minimum 15 years' progressive experience in tax matters, preferably as Head of Tax or Tax Manager for large or medium scale enterprises / multinationals

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