Manager Direct & Indirect Tax

Airtel Nigeria

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Airtel Nigeria (Airtel Networks Limited), a leading mobile telecommunication services provider in Nigeria and a member of Airtel Africa Group, is committed to providing innovative, exciting, affordable and quality mobile services to Nigerians, giving them the freedom to communicate, rise above their daily challenges and drive economic and social development. The company made history on August 5, 2001 by becoming the first telecoms operator to launch commercial GSM services in Nigeria and has scored a series of many "firsts" in the highly competitive Nigerian telecommunications market including the first to introduce toll-free 24-hour customer care; first to launch service in all the six geo-political zones in the country; first to introduce affordable recharge denominations; first to introduce monthly free SMS and first to introduce monthly airtime bonus.

 

 

Job description
The successful candidate will ensure prompt payment of correct PAYE, withholding taxes and value added tax to the relevant tax authorities and ensure correct PAYE tax returns are filed with tax authorities. 
 
Duties and Responsibilities: 
Direct & Indirect Taxes Documentation & Reporting  -

  • Preparation of VAT report
  • Review of PAYE and withholding taxes
  • Timely payment of WHT, VAT and PAYE taxes
  • Consolidation of PAYE YTD
  • Compilation of employee tax forms for issuance of tax clearance certificates and tax deduction cards
  • Reconciliation of all WHT, VAT and PAYE related accounts
  • Ensure 30d ays closure TAT for all direct and indirect tax issues

External Partner Management Process 
Review documentations for audit of all relevant tax authorities and coordination of audit exercises (36 states and FCT)
Respond to tax audit queries and resolve the issues
Attend tax reconciliation meeting with state internal revenue service and ensure prompt closure of outstanding audit   

Relevant Skill and Experience

  • Graduate Degree/Diploma: BSc/HND Accounting and ACA
  • 8 years of tax practice experience and appreciable knowledge of the Nigeria tax laws and regulations
  • Achieving results & delighting the customers

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Summary

Company

Airtel Nigeria

Job Level

Experienced (Non-Manager)

Location

Delta

Specialization

Accounting / Audit / Tax

Job Type

Full-Time

Minimum Qualification

Degree

Preferred Years of Experience

7 - 10 years

Application Deadline

Today