Tax Consultant

Michael Page
Mumbai, Maharashtra
18 Jul 2019
20 Jul 2019
Job role
Bullet points To explore industries and choose your own path A good entry point for one's career into a multinational corporation (MNC) About Our Client Our client is one of the leading MNC in the manufacturing space. With an annual turnover of more than INR 10,000 cr and immense complexity our client is poised for a change in strategy which will increase the importance of taxation as a function both from from a strategic business perspective as well as on the taxation front. Job Description As Tax Consultant (Contractual Basis) you will report to the Chief Financial Officer and be responsible for Leading a team of Qualified Chartered Accountants in providing strategic inputs, guidance and reports for all tax matters, including tax audit, timely and accurate payment of advance taxes, cross border transfer pricing issues Advising management on any changes in corporate tax laws (Income Tax, Wealth Tax, Fringe Benefit Tax, Excise Duty, Service Tax, Customs, TDS etc for their compliance Liaising with government authorities and tax consultants to facilitate operations by smooth tax management Ensuring correct reporting of tax charges and assets/ liabilities in the company's financial statements Providing strategic direction to ensure effective tax planning to keep the ETR as per statutory tax rate Ensuring all direct and indirect compliance on monthly, quarterly, half yearly and annual basis with less than 0.5 PERCENT defaults Ensuring up gradation and continuous improvement of reporting processes in order to ensure efficient tax compliance under direct and indirect tax laws Ensuring minimum litigation by timely dispute resolution and up to date completion if assessment, appeals, refunds and submissions Developing in-house expertise in order to minimise the need for outside consultants The Successful Applicant As a successful Head - Taxation applicant you are a Chartered Accountant with 6 years of post qualification experience. You possess relevant experience in a manufacturing industry. You are a taxation specialist having a rich experience of indirect tax and a solid experience in direct tax. You are a specialist in planning and strategizing for reducing overall tax liability. You are preferably from a manufacturing and production industry, based out of Mumbai City. What's on Offer Growth environment with a strong focus on transformation Opportunity to handle large volumes with high business complexity To be exposed to multiple leading clients on contractual basis adding diversity to the individual's profile Quote job ref 4059514