Ref

Tax

Location

Singapore

Specialism / Function

Payroll

Entry Route

Assistant

Position Type

Permanent

About Us

Grant Thornton is a leading business adviser that helps dynamic organisations to unlock their potential for growth. Our brand is respected globally, as one of the major global accounting organisations recognised by capital markets, regulators and international standards setting bodies. As a $5bn global organisation of member firms with more than 53,000 people in over 135 countries, we have the scale to meet our client’s changing needs, but with the insight and agility that helps our clients to stay one step ahead.

Grant Thornton Singapore is a member firm of the Grant Thornton network. As part of our business growth, we are looking for high calibre team members to join our fast growing and dynamic business.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

We are looking for an independent, energetic, friendly and vibrant individual who is looking to join our tax team to provide support to our tax practice.

Payroll:

  • Take ownership of the payroll process for our clients and assist the team identify opportunities to improve the process
  • Perform monthly payroll processing accurately and timely
  • Database preparation and management
  • Ensuring all payroll transaction are processed efficiently for our clients
  • Administrative duties including setting up folders and maintaining trackers
  • Collecting, calculating, and entering data in order to maintain and update payroll information
  • Be responsible for Annual Tax filings and all associated statutory filings relating to Foreigners leaving country (IR21), Government Benefit claims, National Servicemen filings (NS)
  • Resolving payroll discrepancies
  • Ensure payroll matters are well documented and filed properly
  • Any other ad-hoc payroll activities as and when required Outsourcing:
  • Prepare regular tracking of the progress of work carried out by intermediaries and provide updates to the team
  • Coordination of work carried out by intermediaries
  • Preparation of documents to be sent to clients, to agreed timescales for the team
  • Requesting information from clients and following up on outstanding information
  • Attend regular meetings, when appropriate, answering client queries. Proactively encourages follow up on agreed
  • Any other ad-hoc outsourcing activities as and when required

SKILLS AND ATTRIBUTES

  • MS office skills required
  • Good communication skills
  • Process driven
  • Keen to learn new things
  • Ability to use own initiative able to work well within a team
  • Good level of English (written and spoken)
  • Ability to prioritise work and to multitask
  • Agile and flexible
  • An eye for detail and be highly organised

We offer you competitive salary and benefits, an inclusive and collaborative work environment, with many opportunities to grow and develop through advising an interesting local and multinational client base.

Please send your application to career@sg.gt.com, with the position title as the subject of the e-mail.

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