Tax Specialist (Tax Accounting and Advisory)

Ericsson Nigeria

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Ericsson is a world-leading provider of telecommunications equipment & services to mobile & fixed network operators.

Ericsson is the driving force behind the Networked Society where every person and every industry is empowered to reach their full potential.

Mobility, broadband and the cloud are transforming the world, enabling industries and society to provide better services, capture new opportunities, improve businesses, increase efficiency, and create new user experiences.

Ericsson provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, parental status, national origin, ethnic background, age, disability, political opinion, social status, veteran status, union membership or genetics.

We are recruiting to fill the position of a Tax Specialist (Tax Accounting and Advisory) who will ensure tax legislation, mitigate tax risks, provide expert tax advice and ensure high quality in tax accounting and reporting.

Do you possess top-notch Audit and Accounting skills which will enable you to function in the right way here at Ericsson?

If you know you do, then we need you to work with us here at Ericsson.

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Job Summary 

  • The tax specialist works closely with the tax manager who is functionally responsible for tax specialist activities.



  • Complete Tax Returns in direct and indirect tax, as required
  • Manage Direct Tax including withholding tax
  • Manage reporting, tax audit and compliance
  • Tax advice
  • Support M&A Financial Due Diligence (FDD) & Finance Integration
  • Manage Indirect Tax
  • Management of Transfer Prices
  • Support EOM Compliance


Key Qualifications

  • Education: Bachelor in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance and/or Tax Law or equivalent.
  • Financial Model knowledge
  • Delivering results and meeting customer expectations
  • Leading and supervising
  • Working with people
  • Adapting and responding to change
  • Relating and networking
  • Extensive experience in local and international tax legislation
  • Knowledge in GAAP (i.e. local GAAP, IFRS and group directives)
  • Knowledge and understanding of financial systems
  • Accounting and reporting skills
  • Financial Analysis skills
  • Formulating strategies and concepts


Additional Requirements: 

  • Eligible and willing to work in Nigeria
  • Available to travel locally as well as to other West African countries, and internationally as required
  • Demonstrable tax compliance and / or advisory experience within auditing and accounting environment, with knowledge of Nigerian and West African tax legislation

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Ericsson Nigeria

Job Level

Experienced (Non-Manager)




Accounting / Audit / Tax and Banking / Finance / Insurance

Job Type


Minimum Qualification


Preferred Years of Experience

3 - 5 years