EY Goods & Services Tax Manager, Indirect Tax, Singapore in Singapore

Title: Goods & Services Tax Manager, Indirect Tax, Singapore

Location: Singapore

Job Number: SIN00360

Join our globally integrated team of dedicated indirect tax professionals and you will combine technical knowledge, industry understanding and technologically advanced tools and methodologies to identify risks and sustainable planning opportunities for indirect taxes throughout the tax life cycle at the local level. You will help us provide effective processes, improve day-to-day reporting, reduce attribution errors, reduce cost and ensure indirect taxes are handled correctly in transactions for our clients.

The opportunity

Our GST team is one of the leading GST practices in Singapore reputed for its technical competency and its deep knowledge of businesses. The services offered by our GST team include GST advisory, Assisted Compliance Assurance Program review, Assisted Self Help Kit review, GST return preparation and review, GST due diligence and GST training. As a member of the team, you will not only have the opportunity to enhance your technical knowledge and be creative, but also experience the challenge of being a trusted GST and business advisor


Your key responsibilities

You’ll be responsible for leading the successful delivery of GST engagements, taking a professional, practical and commercial approach and ensuring technical excellence. You will be required to give professional advice, both written and in person, on GST impact on clients’ supply chain and financial and accounting systems, as well as identifying and addressing areas of GST risk, advising clients on the GST implication of transactions and assist them in complying with GST regulations. Your role will also include building & maintaining relationship with our clients and helping people to develop through effectively supervising, coaching and mentoring staff


Skills and attributes for success

  • Ability to build strong client relationships and committed to delivery of exceptional client service

  • Relationship management skills

  • Sound technical knowledge in GST through advising on complex GST issues and establishing best practice

  • Excellent communicator in a range of situations both written and oral

  • Strong coaching skills in developing junior staff and conducting trainings

  • Dedicated, innovative, resourceful and analytical

To qualify for the role you must have

  • A degree in economics, finance, tax or accounting; a CPA or similar certification.

  • Minimum of 5 years of work experience in a professional services or professional tax organization dealing indirect tax matters

  • Hands-on experience for complex GST technical review

  • Excellent verbal/written communication skills

  • Strong drive to excel professionally, and to guide and motivate others

  • Independent in managing own workload, ability to work under pressure and to keep things moving and to juggle multiple tasks

  • Excellent team player

Ideally, you also have

  • Experience working in multicultural teams

What we look for

Highly motivated individuals with excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to prioritize shifting workloads in a rapidly changing industry. An effective communicator, you’ll be a confident team player that collaborates with people from various teams while looking to develop your career in a dynamic organization.

What working at EY offers

EY offers a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance . We are committed to being an inclusive employer and are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. Plus, we offer:

  • Support, coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around

  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career

  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you

About EY

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we hire and develop the most passionate people in their field to help build a better working world. This starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. So that whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. And with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we’ll make our ambition to be the best employer by 2020 a reality.

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

Join us in building a better working world.

Apply today.

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