Tax Associate - Fresh Graduate

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Job type: Tax

Location: Singapore

Categories: Tax

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WE ARE LOOKING FOR

An energetic, friendly, and vibrant graduate or recent graduate looking to join our tax team. We will be providing you with a broad range of experience in a mixture of tax disciplines and guide you in a career towards being a rounded business advisor. After gaining a comprehensive knowledge in different tax areas, you will begin to specialise in one area of tax as you develop towards manager grade.

  1. Business Tax Services

Our business tax services help clients succeed by assisting them with the strategic and operational challenges facing their tax functions, analysing tax opportunities and benefits that can be attained by them, assisting clients in identifying and managing strategic opportunities and risks that relate to significant prospective planning, and providing tax-related domestic and cross-border planning and compliance assistance to business-connected individuals and their associated entities. Be part of a global team that helps build sustainable tax strategies; assesses, improves, and monitors tax functions processes, controls, and risk management; and supports clients in managing effective relationships with tax authorities.

Business Tax consists of Business Tax Advisory, Business Tax Compliance and Tax Accounting& Risk Advisory.

  1. Indirect Tax

You will combine technical knowledge, industry understanding and technologically advanced tools and methodologies to identify risks and sustainable planning opportunities for indirect taxes throughout the tax life cycle at the local level, help us provide effective processes, improve day-to-day reporting, reducing attribution errors, reduce cost and ensure indirect taxes are handled correctly in transactions for our clients. You will also advise clients how indirect taxes such as value-added tax (VAT) or goods and services tax (GST) impact their supply chain and financial and accounting systems.

  1. International Tax Services (ITS Core)

Our international tax services help clients to identify and manage tax opportunities and risks through proactive planning. The team assists clients in various aspects of the growth cycle, including advising on tax issues upon entering a market, holding company structuring, cross border treasury and finance, intangible property planning, operating model review, and legal entity rationalisation and exit. Be part of a global team that helps clients develop a robust tax strategy aligned with their commercial needs.

  1. Transfer Pricing

Join our transfer pricing professionals to help clients build, manage, document, review and defend transfer pricing policies and processes — aligning them with business strategy. Our talented team works with organisations to build proactive, pragmatic, and integrated strategies that address today's businesses' tax risks and help companies achieve the highest potential. You will help companies understand the tax implications of their transactions, whether acquisitions, disposals, refinancing, internal restructurings, company integrations or initial public offerings.

  1. Transaction Tax

As part of our Transaction Tax team, you will advise companies and private equity investors on all tax aspects of their transactions, whether it is an acquisition, disposal, refinancing, restructuring or initial public offering. You will help clients negotiate throughout the transaction life cycle, from initial due diligence to post-deal implementation.

SKILLS AND ATTRIBUTES

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and changing environment.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Detail oriented and possess initiative.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Positive work attitude, team player with strong interpersonal skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • An eye for detail and be highly organised.

QUALIFICATION AND REQUIREMENTS

  • Excellent university degree or relevant professional qualification
  • Recently graduated or up to 2 years of tax experience and currently employed as an Associate with a major accounting firm.
  • Singapore residency and be able to work in Singapore

WHAT WE OFFER

  • Competitive remuneration
  • An inclusive and collaborative work environment
  • A corporate culture where we value diversity and your value and knowledge count.
  • Opportunities for continuous professional and career development within our Singapore firm or our 140-member firms across the globe

Please note that for your application to be considered, you are required to email us at  taxcareer@sg.gt.com with the following documents attached:

  • Detailed Resume
  • Copy of Highest Academic Certification and Transcripts

Only applications with a complete set of data and documents will be considered.

Advertised: 01 Mar 2021 Singapore Standard Time

Application close: 01 Jun 2021 Singapore Standard Time