Manager, International Tax Department - Limassol

  • Location:

    Cyprus, Limassol

  • Discipline:

    Accounting

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Benefits:

    Competitive remuneration package (incl. 13th salary) plus excellent benefits

  • Published:

    10-07-2024

  • Expiry date:

    24-07-2024

  • Reference:

    2117

Our client is one of the Top 4 Accounting and Auditing firms currently looking to recruit an Manager, International Tax Department in Limassol.

Overview:

  • We are currently looking to recruit an experienced Manager for our International Tax Department to take a leading role with the partner in charge in our Limassol office.
  • This is a great opportunity for high caliber professionals who wish to work and thrive in a high performance and demanding environment.

The Opportunity:

  • Lead a team of staff together with the partner in charge to organize and duly execute projects
  • Ensure work is prepared in accordance with professional standards, and in compliance with the Law and Regulations
  • Develop recommendations and implementation plans and make informed decisions in complex and judgmental areas following client request and submitted circumstances;
  • Identify and present direct tax opportunities and risks;
  • Work in teams, delegate to and review work of junior staff and cooperate with senior level team members;
  • Keep up to date with all developments in the field of direct taxation and share the knowledge through presentations and seminars;
  • Provide on the job training and guidance to the team members
  • Report directly to the engagement partner/manager
  • Liaise with clients
  • Have direct communication with the tax office and the KPMG Network Firms

The Requirements:

  • Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, CPA)
  • University degree with a minimum grade of 2:1 or equivalent in any discipline
  • Minimum 5 years tax experience
  • Good knowledge of the Cyprus Tax legislation and practices and the principles of International Tax Law, particularly the OECD Guidelines and EU Directives and Regulations
  • Demonstrate a thorough understanding of common principles of direct tax and effectively apply them in the context of direct tax engagements
  • Ability to draft professional reports addressing client requests
  • Experience with preparation of all types of tax forms and returns
  • Excellent knowledge of the Greek and English languages (written and spoken). Additional language skills shall be considered as an advantage
  • IT literacy with sound knowledge of Excel/Word/Data Snipper, etc.

Personal Characteristics:

  • Business awareness and high motivation
  • Problem solving skills
  • Commitment, honesty and willingness to learn
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Attention to detail and drive to deliver quality work
  • Willingness to travel within Cyprus and abroad
  • Good coaching skills and project management skills

The Benefits: 

  • Financial Competitive remuneration package (incl. 13th salary)
  • Bonus Scheme that reflects firm & individual performance
  • Provident Fund
  • Health and Wellbeing
    • Holistic programme to support employees’ wellbeing
    • In-house occupational psychologist
    • Occupational doctor 
    • Gym benefits
    • Running Club
    • Social committee
  • Life Within
    • Excellent opportunities for career development & advancement
    • Hybrid working model (working from the office, client and home)
    • Flexible working hours
    • Friday afternoon off 
    • Flex Fridays for July & August (Reduced Hours – 36hours)
    • Reduced hours & Mother’s scheme working options
    • Paid Maternity & Paternity Leave
    • Paid Sick Leave
    • Holiday entitlement from the 1st day you join
    • Global Mobility programme 
    • Dress for your Day
    • Free Parking

To apply:

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