Western SSA Indirect Tax Leader Needed At GE

Western SSA Indirect Tax Leader Needed At GE

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Western SSA Indirect Tax Leader

Career Level:     Experienced
Function:     Finance
Function Segment:     Tax
Location:     Nigeria
U.S. State, China or Canada Provinces:    
City:     Lagos
Postal Code:     01685
Relocation Assistance:     No
Location: Lagos, Nigeria
Job Number:     2013613
Business:     GE Corporate
Business Segment:     Corporate Finance & Operating Components   

Role Summary/Purpose:    

  • – Member of GE’s wider SSA VAT Team
  • – Responsible for the Indirect Tax affairs of GE in the Western Africa region
  • – Lead, manage and develop the regional team.
  • – Manage budget for the region.
  • – Monitor legislative changes and provide technical support
  • – Tax authority primary contact.
  • – Identify and implement areas for optimisation and simplification.

Essential Responsibilities:     .

  • – Primary responsibility for the Indirect Tax affairs of GE in the Western SSA region – including reviews, compliance assessment and M&A support.
  • – Lead, manage and develop the regional team.
  • – Develop and apply a risk-based approach to compliance management.
  • – Manage budget for the region.
  • – Leading the team towards the achievement of its objectives
  • – Support all GE businesses/Global Ops in the region.
  • – Technical advice and compliance support.
  • – Monitor legislative developments and where policy actions are required co-ordinate closely with Global Indirect Tax

Technical & Policy team.

  • – Tax authority/audit primary and Tax advisors/agents primary contact.
  • – Identify and implement areas for optimisation and process simplification.
  • – Oversee the correction of any current process breakdowns identified.
  • – Support any Global Ops transitions.
  • – Monitor, and provide active input into and help implement GE MAP and ES developments
  • – Review and provide support to the VRT, TKB and other VAT tools.

Qualifications/Requirements:    

  • Bachelor’s Degree.
  • Minimum 7 years of tax experience in major accounting firm, law firm, multinational company or taxing authority.
  • Proficient use of Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint).

Additional Eligibility Qualifications:    
Desired Characteristics:  

  • Self starter. Excellent inter-personal skills. Ability to work cross functionally. Demonstrated ability to manage multiple priorities Experience managing projects. Demonstrated oral and written communication skills. Prior leadership experience.

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Method of Application

Interested and suitably qualified candidates should click here to apply online.

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