Tax Manager job at Kenya Wine Agencies Limited (KWAL)
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Vacancy title:
Tax Manager

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Manufacturing , Category: Accounting & Finance ]

Jobs at:

Kenya Wine Agencies Limited (KWAL)

Deadline of this Job:
07 June 2022  

Duty Station:
Within Kenya , Nairobi , East Africa

Date Posted: Tuesday, May 24, 2022 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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The job holder will be responsible for driving the tax compliance agenda for KWAL by ensuring end to end execution and formulation of tax strategies, policies and governance framework aligned to the business strategy.

• Develop and maintain a strong working relationship keeping up to date with business priorities and developments to challenge and support the business in improving overall tax management.
• Keep the business up to date with the implications of any tax/regulatory changes and advises in a timely manner on best course of action by the business to ensure compliance with tax laws and regulations in line with the business strategies.
• Liaise with the teams responsible for payroll taxes and for customs & excise taxes in resolution of any audits/assessments relating to these taxes.
• Liaise with relevant external tax advisors and hold them to account for the delivery of timely, cost effective and value adding tax advice.
• Proactively work with the Business on direct (Corporate Tax and PAYE) and indirect tax issues (VAT and Customs and Excise) affecting the business.
• Execute tax related processes, services and activities in compliance with laid down processes, controls, regulations and systems
• Managing the monthly, quarterly and yearly processes of VAT, Withholding Tax, Reverse VAT, Deferred Tax and Corporation Tax computations and prepare / review monthly tax returns and follow up for timely filing with, payment to & reconciliation with tax offices for the different Entities. Excise stamps and EGMS (Exercisable Goods Management System) overall management and compliance.
• Provide effective tax solutions that implement appropriate - tax optimization opportunities for the business while adhering to all laws and regulations Responsible for driving the company’s tax planning and execution, enabling exceptional tax project delivery, operational effectiveness and governance.
• Participate in negotiations with tax authority’s policy matters affecting KWAL business including the Special Economic Zone (SEZ) model
• Collaborate with Legal to ensure compliance with local financial-legal requirements and other local/ secretarial requirements. In addition, review of contracts to advice on the tax implications therein.
• Manage day to day tax matters of the relevant departments, liaising with Finance and accounting teams.

• A Bachelor degree in Business Related Studies.
• Professional membership in Certified Public Accountant or Association of Chartered Certified Accountant.
• Minimum 5 years’ experience in senior financial planning / senior commercial finance role will be an added advantage.
• Practical experience in the use of MS packages and ERP systems.
• Experience in FMCG industry is an added advantage

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 60

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure
Interested and qualified? Go to Kenya Wine Agencies Limited (KWAL) on to apply

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Kenya
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 07 June 2022
Duty Station: Nairobi
Posted: 25-05-2022
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 25-05-2022
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 25-05-2065
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