Regional Senior Tax Mgr/Director with a renowned MNC

The Cap Consulting Group Pte Ltd, EA Licence No: 14C7175
Singapore, Singapore
Market Range
24 May 2023
31 May 2023
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
  • Min 12+ years gained in Big 4 firms and in-house regional tax roles, with min 3 years in tax leadership roles with strong tax planning gained in an APAC function.
  • Lead a small team covering mainly tax advisory functions. TP exp is useful
  • Open to cands at tax director levels now with Big 4 Audit firms.

Our client is a very renowned and established MNC who is also a market leader in its field. The co is stable and offers attractive perks and benefits. It is now looking to hire an experienced senior tax manager/director who will be responsible for leading the Asia Pacific Tax function including direct and indirect tax planning, tax advisory/structuring and tax compliance.

For this tax advisory role, you will manage a small team. You will report to the CFO and the global head of Corporate Tax.

Key responsibilities:
  • Driving the group's tax agenda in the region.
  • Exploring and implementing opportunities for optimising the group's tax profile in the region, through tax planning and engagement with tax authorities.
  • Managing the tax aspects of M&A projects in the region, including devising and implementing tax efficient acquisition/divestment structures.
  • Navigating tax audits and managing tax disputes.
  • Managing the group's relationship with tax authorities (eg IRAS) and other relevant government agencies in the region (eg ESG), external advisors and fellow peers in the industry.
  • Monitoring tax developments in the region and identifying material risks/exposures to internal stakeholders.
  • Preparing regular tax accruals and other tax-related internal financial reports.
  • Ensuring timely compliance with the group's direct and indirect tax reporting obligations in the region.
  • Driving digitalisation of the group's compliance tax obligations in Singapore and the wider region.

Qualities sought
  • At least 12+ years experience in Singapore and international tax. Open to strong tax cands at director level from Big 4 firms, or tax managers with tax advisory exp gained in the commercial sector.
  • Strong on tax advisory functions. Transfer pricing exp will be useful.
  • Experience of engagement with IRAS and other tax authorities.
  • Experience in managing a small team of tax professionals is preferred (but not a must)
  • Clear communicator (verbally and in writing, including in English). Knowledge of written and spoken Mandarin is preferred given the coverage of the China market but this is not essential.
  • Confident and commercially-minded self-starter who is able to work collaboratively with local and international colleagues.
  • Looks to take on additional responsibilities where possible.
  • Ability to step up to a management role if the opportunity arises in the future.
  • Detail-orientated and eager to get hands dirty.
  • Prepared to work in an office-based culture.
  • Open to some travelling. Able to travel internationally at short notice (though this is the exception rather than the norm).
  • Self-starter with the ability to take initiative and work independently; proactive towards problems solving

To apply, pl send your cv in word doc to Pl also include details on your current salary, expected salary and notice period in your cv.

We regret to inform that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Posted by:
CAP Consulting (EA license: 14C7175)
Caroline Poh (EA Registration: R1105649)
Date ad is posted - 23 May 2023
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