EY Tax Knowledge Advisor, Senior Associate/Manager in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Tax Knowledge Advisor, Senior Associate/Manager


Requisition # KUA001RQ

Post Date Jun 21, 2018

Join our Tax Knowledge Group and be a vital part of our learning and training culture in Tax. You’ll gain opportunities to market our service lines when there are new legal and policy developments by working with the service line team to issue appropriate updates and/or newsletters.


You’ll be given opportunity to provide innovative know-how solutions as one of the leading tax practices in Malaysia. You’ll also work closely with other practice areas, such as Assurance and Brand, Marketing and Communications. You’ll operate at the cutting edge of many areas of tax law and have the opportunity to influence industry and market practices. Knowledge management is a strategic priority for the corporate tax group so your input will be highly valued.

Your keyresponsibilities

  • Identify tax developments that are relevant tothe practice and their practical impact and communicate this to the internaltax team

  • Work with other service lines to see how taxdevelopments can be marketed in a timely manner to nurture and grow our clientbase

  • Attend to tax technical queries sent by our internaltax team and establish “firm views”

  • Help to shape and improve current internaltraining/supporting materials

  • Update relevant EY tax publications including theregular EY tax alerts preparation that are sent to selected clients(bi-monthly)

  • Work with the IT Team to develop “fastgateways” to help the tax team access relevant tax knowledge as efficiently aspossible

Skills andattributes for success

  • Strongdrafting, communication and presentation skills

  • Excellentinterpersonal skills in order to be able to establish rapport with tax staff atall levels as well as other departments within the firm

  • Havethe enthusiasm to encourage and share new ideas/approaches

  • Creativeand willing to think outside the box

  • Ableto demonstrate enthusiasm and aptitude for IT and its uses for thedissemination of knowledge, both internally and externally

  • Becommercial and practical and able to understand and work towards the business’strategic objectives

To qualify forthe role you must have

  • A bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Taxlaw or a related field

  • Minimum 8 years of work experience in businesstax advisory or a related field

Ideally,you’ll also have

  • A professional qualificationin Tax

  • A broad and deep knowledge ofcorporate tax and experience in advising corporate tax matters

  • Familiar with using legalresearch tools (including online sources such as CCH IntelliConnect)

  • Experience of deliveringtraining on tax matters

What we lookfor

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 leader equipped with strong people management skills and a genuine passion to make things happen in a dynamic organization. If you’re ready to take on a wide range of responsibilities, and are committed to seeking out new ways to make a difference, this role is for you.

What workingat EY offers

EY offers a competitive remuneration package commensurate with your work experience 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, where this may be needed, guided by our FWA Policy. 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’re using the finance products, expertise and systems we’ve developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. 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 canconfidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us assoon as possible.

Join us inbuilding a better working world.

Apply now