EY Indirect Tax Assistant Manager in Johannesburg, South Africa
Indirect Tax Assistant Manager
Requisition # JOH0020Y
Post Date Jul 19, 2018
We are seeking a talented self-driven individual from our Assurance business to provide support and add depth to our Indirect Tax (VAT) team. The individual will be responsible for delivering high quality VAT audits and growing the business by networking and managing key relationships with our clients and our Assurance business. In addition the successful applicant will from time to time execute on VAT health checks, due diligence reviews and general VAT consulting.
An ability to actively maintain and develop distinct relations with clients and our Assurance business
An ability to network and grow the business by working closely with our Assurance business
Well branded and recognised individual within our Assurance business
An excellent communicator, analytical, organised, structured and result orientated approach to work
Current relevant knowledge of the VAT Act and relevant case law
Attention to detail
Strong planning and organizational skills
Ability to tolerate pressure
Self-starter with high energy levels
An ability to work with people and maintain a work / people skills balance at all times
An effective time manager, planner who is extremely client focused
Conducting VAT audits and interpretation of the VAT Act
Identifying exposure in respect of VAT audits
Reporting on VAT audits performed
Consultation and liaison with SARS & clients
Providing opinions on VAT scenarios for clients
Conducting due diligence reviews from a VAT perspective
Client visitations to conducts VAT audits and where required on other assignments
Involvement with some practice management issues associated with the VAT department, such as work-in-progress monitoring, client billing and development of VAT audit methodologies
Marketing VAT services to existing and new clients, including our Assurance business
CA(SA), with completed articles at EY
Minimum of 3 -5 years working experience
Proven level of high multi-tasking & managing a diverse portfolio of audit clients/activities.
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.
Please note: Preference will be given to PDI candidates.