Job description

Requirements

  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Johannesburg

Description

Description of Role
To assist in completing tax returns, tax calculations, objections, various correspondence with SARS as well as to assist the manager/ senior manager in the day to day running of the client portfolio. In certain instances the Associate 3 will also be allocated a small portfolio of their own in addition, to the above.
Key Responsibilities:
Preparation of income tax returns (IT12’s) and supporting schedules for various sized multinational clients.
Assisting with the preparation of provisional tax returns.
Attending to queries from SARS on tax returns, etc.
Checking of assessments, and preparing and lodging of objections, where applicable.
Analysing of tax accounts on behalf of clients.
Attend to various correspondence from SARS.
Assist with the billing and engagement process.
Assist with on the job training of junior staff

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Preparing and presenting expatriate tax technical topics
Qualifications & Experience:
Expatriate/Local tax compliance experience of at least 2 years.
Maintain global databases
Need to have a good understanding of all Income tax and double tax agreements relating to expatriate taxes for both inbound and outbound assignees.
Good understanding of the processes around provisional taxes as well as processes for e-filing.
Good understanding of tax residency for expatriates
Skills and Behavioural Attributes:
Able to demonstrate excellent reporting skills, both verbally and in writing.


Strong excel skills
Strong ability to multi task - Must be able to handle multiple requests from various people
Able to work under pressure
Be able to adhere to deadlines



Well organised systematic worker, attention to detail is important.
Strong client relationship and interpersonal skills
Willingness to learn.
Who we are:
At EY we support you in achieving your unique potential both personally and professionally. We give you stretching and rewarding experiences that keep you motivated, working in an atmosphere of integrity and teaming with some of the world's most successful companies. And while we encourage you to take personal responsibility for your career, we support you in your professional development in every way we can. You enjoy the flexibility to devote time to what matters to you, in your business and personal lives. At EY you can be who you are and express your point of view, energy and enthusiasm, wherever you are in the world. It's how you make a difference.

About the company

A multinational professional services firm headquartered in London, United Kingdom. It is one of the "Big Four" audit firms and is the third largest professional services firm in the world by aggregated revenue in 2014.

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