Tax & Legal - Indirect Tax - Global Trade Advisory - Senior Consultant - Stellenbosch

  • 27 Somerset Rd, Green Point, Cape Town, 8051, South Africa
  • Full-time

Company Description

About Deloitte

Deloitte is the largest private professional services network in the world. Every day, approximately 225,000 professionals in more than 150 countries demonstrate their commitment to a single vision: to be the standard of excellence, while working towards one purpose – to make an impact that matters.

 

In South Africa, Deloitte is one of the leading professional services organisations, specialising in providing Audit, Tax, Consulting, Risk Advisory and Corporate Finance services. We serve clients in a variety of industries from financial services, to consumer business, energy, mining and manufacturing, tourism and the public sector, and we provide powerful business solutions to some of the world's most well-known and respected companies, including more than 80 percent of the Fortune 100.

 

Our professionals are unified by a collaborative culture that fosters integrity, outstanding value to markets and clients, commitment to each other, and strength from cultural diversity. They are dedicated to strengthening corporate responsibility, building public trust, and making a positive impact in their communities. We understand that our professionals hold interests outside of the work space and we aim to encourage work/life balance, supporting them in all aspects of their lives.

 

Our talented professionals and our clients understand the link between a strong learning and development programme and the ability for Deloitte to deliver on its promise of consistent, high-quality service delivery worldwide.

 

Whatever your age, gender or culture, take your career to the next level with the talents and capabilities you'll develop at Deloitte.

 

About the Division

Deloitte offers a broad range of fully integrated tax services and tailored signature tax solutions and insights designed to work for business needs.

Our approach combines insight and innovation from multiple disciplines that keep current with the latest legislative, compliance and business innovations that will impact business’ tax strategy, compliance and reporting requirements. With an extensive network of African Tax professionals, equipped with in-depth knowledge, technical expertise and experience of both regional and global tax insights, we are best placed to guide businesses through the dynamic global and local regulatory landscapes to help them excel globally.

 

Our Services include the following:

Business Taxes Services which is made up of: Business Tax, Mergers & Acquisitions, Tax Management Consulting, Global Investment and Innovation Incentives, Deloitte Private Client Services, Tax as a Managed Service, Deloitte School of Tax

Indirect Tax which is made up of: VAT and Global Trade Advisory, Global Employer Services

Cross Border Taxes which is made up of: Transfer Pricing, International Tax

Our professionals need to have the acumen to handle complex situations and multiple responsibilities simultaneously, balancing long term projects with the urgency of immediate operational demands. We are committed to establishing and empowering the firm by establishing an environment of continuous learning and enriching career opportunities.

Job Description

What impact will you make?

Every day, your work will make an impact that matters, while you thrive in a dynamic culture of inclusion, collaboration and high performance. As the undisputed leader in professional services, Deloitte is where you’ll find unrivalled opportunities to succeed and realize your full potential.

 

Main Purpose of Job

To supports Engagement Manager in delivery of services to / at client premises on delegated engagement / project. 

 

Core Professional Technical Capabilities

Tax Laws and Rules

  • Provides initial recommendations of current tax legislation across the Global Tax and Legal function to Manager level practitioners

Delivery Excellence

  • Demonstrates advanced knowledge of the key capabilities required to deliver a high quality service experience to the client

Analytical Thinking and Problem Solving

  • Selects appropriate methods for collecting and analysing data, and develops informed recommendations that shape or support the client’s business strategy            

Technology Tools and Solutions

  • Articulates how technology enables the business and communicates this effectively to clients while ensuring appropriate technologies and methodologies are used on projects
  • Technical expert in specific area and/or industry

  • Demonstrated project management skill

  • Consulting skills

  • Experience in drafting and presenting to clients

  • Good report writing skills

  • Sound financial knowledge and understanding

  • Business acumen

 

Service Line Technical Capabilities

  • Consultancy and Compliance

  • Tax Authority Relationship Management

  • Tax Transaction Rules

  • Compliance Planning

  • Products to Market

 

Leadership / Behavioural Capabilities

  • Living our Purpose - Identifies and embraces our purpose and values and puts these into practice in their professional life

  • Influence - Builds relationships and communicates effectively in order to positively influence peers and other stakeholders

  • Performance drive - Seeks opportunities to challenge self; teams with others across businesses and borders to deliver and takes accountability for own and team results

  • Strategic direction - Understands objectives for clients and Deloitte, aligns own work to objectives and sets personal priorities

  • Talent development - Develops self by actively seeking opportunities for growth, shares knowledge and experiences with others, and acts as a strong brand ambassador

 

*Please note that this job advertisement provides a summary of the capabilities required and all candidates shortlisted will receive a full list of capabilities.

Qualifications

Required

B Com Accounting or Law

4 years working experience within a professional services firm

Customs & Excise knowledge essential

Preferred

Postgraduate qualification in Taxation

3 years in a client-facing role

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