Thursday , April 18 2024

Ackermans Jobs Available in Cape Town – Project Accountant: Direct Tax

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Job Description:

Our Retail Reporting team at Ackermans is searching for a well experienced Project Tax Accountant to join our Reporting Team. Reporting to the Accountant: Tax, this role will prepare tax returns for a group of companies and provide assistance to the Tax Manager on other tax-related matters. Our ideal candidate will have an excellent knowledge of corporate and indirect tax legislation, accounting principals and preferably would have experience in working within a listed company environment.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Tax Accounting (quarterly and at year end):
    • Obtain data for tax calculations and assess reasonability
    • Raise any data errors and assist in correcting errors
    • Compile tax calculations for reporting purposes
    • Compile deferred tax calculations for reporting purposes
    • Prepare tax journals
    • Prepare tax disclosure for reporting purposes
  • Provisional Tax
    • Calculate provisional tax payments
    • Prepare and submit provisional tax returns (BLNS+Z)
    • Arrange provisional tax payments (BLNS+Z)
  • Income Tax
    • Calculate income tax for return purposes
    • Prepare and submit income tax returns (BLNS+Z)
    • Arrange income tax payments (BLNS+Z)
  • Transfer pricing
    • Prepare annual calculations
    • Arrange invoicing and payments between Companies
    • Calculate withholding tax payments
    • Review of WHT returns prepared by Support Services team (BLNS+Z)
    • Arrange withholding tax payments (BLNS+Z)
    • Compile information for transfer pricing policy documents
  • Dealing with income tax related queries/disputes/audits (internal and external)
  • Monthly preparation of journals as provided by the Tax Accountant
    Assist with ad hoc queries

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelors degree in Finance / Accounting
  • CA(SA) qualification
  • Excellent knowledge of Corporate and Indirect Tax legislation
  • Knowledge of Accounting principles and practices
  • Knowledge of financial and management accounts reporting requirements
  • Knowledge of management accounts up to balance sheet
  • Knowledge of financial report writing and commentary
  • Knowledge of diverse business units
  • Sound numerical and analytical skills
  • Presentation skills
  • High Levels of Computer literacy – advanced Excel
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • 3 -5 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Experience in tax administration and compliance
  • Experience in liaising with regulators on tax matters (e.g. audits/revenue authorities)
  • Experience in retail and listed environments

Job Details:

Company: Ackermans

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Cape Town

Application Deadline: N/A

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