Position - Tax Consultant (Transfer Pricing) Level - Mid-Level Experience - 2+ years transfer pricing and consulting experience Qualification - Accounting / Legal / Economics degree plus PG tax qualification Salary - Market related Company - Assurance and financial services Sectors - Taxation, Assurance, Accounting, Financial Service Location - Cape Town A fantastic opportunity exists for a tax consultant with transfer pricing experience in the tax advisory division at a large an international professional services firm in Cape Town.
The firm is part of one of the most reckoned international accounting and consulting groups. Our client is an international, integrated and independent organisation, specialising in audit, accountancy, tax, legal and advisory services.
They have a long history of professional excellence in South Africa and their commitment to the care of their clients and their businesses is strongly reflected in the loyalty shown by their clients, some relationships maintained in excess of 50 years.
Purpose To independently acquire and lead transfer pricing assignments, carry out research relating to a variety of tax and other related issues (covering the full spectrum of transfer pricing) and to compile appropriate reports / opinions / letters and other documents.
To review reports / opinions / letters and documents prepared by other tax advisors / clients and to liaise with clients, their advisors and SARS where appropriate.
Duties Research Consulting and tax advice Tax administration and dispute resolution Budget management in respect of client engagements Manage risk management procedures Manage individual / business unit productivity Articles and other client communication material Training & development Focus / and or Operational Group Leader Assist with department budgets Recommend billing amounts and timings Role model the organisational culture and instil culture in others Assist with staffing Assist with performance management Mentoring and coaching Maintain client relationships Grow client portfolio Identify cross-selling opportunities Requirements Accounting / Legal / Economics degree plus post graduate tax qualification Minimum of 2-3 years tax consulting experience as a client- facing Tax Consultant in a professional services environment 1-2 Years transfer pricing experience highly recommended Sound knowledge of OECD transfer pricing guidelines as well as South African transfer pricing guidance Excellent computer skills (MS Office package) Familiarity with relevant software to perform comparable searches Excellent writing and reporting skills Ability to analyse and interpret data and situations Ability to gather information and solve problems Ability to work independently and as part of the team Excellent relating and networking skills Ability to plan and organise activities Ability to apply professional / specialist / technical expertise Salary Market related.