- Plan, manage and develop over all aspects of the company& tax process.
- Deliver a full range of tax services within a given period.
- Identify tax risks and provide mitigation plans.
- Build and maintain healthy relationships with the company’s consultants &tax regulators. Coordinate with tax audits and special tax-related projects.
- Provide inventive tax planning and review intricate income tax returns.
- Implement opportunities for process improvement in company tax procedures.
- Manage and support members of the AR/AP team on tax-related topics.
- Mentor accounting staff and review their performance on tax-related topics.
- Manage tax provision and tax compliance process of the company.
- Maintain and reconcile tax balances on general ledger.
- Prepare all tax papers on a regular basis.
- Review quarterly tax projections.
- Timely filing of consolidated federal, state and local income tax returns and other business filings.
- Monitor legislative and regulatory tax law development and create strategies to capitalize on changes to taxation legislation.
- Provide help in minimizing tax risk in regards to acquisitions, mergers, and various other business dealings.
- Ensure compliance with laws and regulations.
Qualification & Experience:
- BSc (Master degree as added advantage) in Accounting, Finance, Economics, or a related field
- 10+ years of experience in finance, accounting, and operational processes.
- Proven 5+ years of experience as a tax manager or accountant or a similar role.
- Solid knowledge about Nigeria federal, state, and local reporting requirements i.e excellent knowledge of tax
- accounting, tax compliance, and all types of tax returns.
- ICAN or CITN (or both) membership compulsory. Strong finance and accounting knowledge, including experience with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS).
- Proficiency in MS office and tax reporting software.
- Good communication skills.
- Ability to handle sensitive and confidential data.
- Hardworking and honest.
- Excellent problem-solving and decision-making skills.
- Attention to detail and accuracy.
- A unique experience in an entrepreneurial, yet structured environment
- The opportunity to become part of a highly professional and dynamic team working around the world
- An unparalleled personal and professional growth as our longer-term objective is to train the next generation of leaders for our future internet ventures.