VAT Manager

MMJS Consulting

Bahrain

Posted
Ref: RP790-06

Job description / Role

• Interpreting VAT law & the company regulations guides etc.
• Consulting and liaising with clients locally and regionally on matters of a compliance type nature, checking schedules and ensuring the deliverables are given to clients
• Conducting VAT reviews and client visits, providing opinions on VAT scenarios for clients
• Advising on optimum restructuring of transactions and businesses
• Demonstrating Knowledge of local and offshore legislations and case laws
• Advising on management issues associated within the department, such as work-in-progress monitoring
• Winning engagements and cross selling other services to clients
• Building cordial relationship with the tax authorities
• Presenting and conducting VAT training workshops for clients
• Mentoring and guiding VAT new joiners / juniors
• Reporting directly to the senior management
• Managing team costs and related overhead for maintaining a sustainable practice
• Leader by nature, believes in management by exception and lead by example
• Have a character to own failures and shares success

Requirements

• 6+ years of work experience in VAT/Indirect Taxes
• CA with GCC VAT Experience or India GST Experience
• Should have previously worked in one of the Big 4s/ Tier 1 firm
• Excellent client facing, relationship building and business development skills, coupled with commercial awareness
• Demonstrate leadership and problem-solving skills
• Excellent research skills and strong inter-personal skills
• Ability to be proactive, identify opportunity and take early responsibility
• Ability to prioritize tasks and work on multiple assignments
• Attention to detail
• Availability to travel within the GCC
• Excellent English skills (Reading, Speaking and Writing)
• Fluent in Arabic (Optional)

About the Company

MMJS is a consulting firm that is focused on adding value to its clients business through Tax, Technology and Management Consulting. Strategically located in Bahrain, Oman, UAE, Kuwait and KSA to support clients across GCC.. Having served 300+ clients, MMJS has acquired the trust of many multi-national and Government clients through uncompromising quality of work. MMJS Consulting is a Kreston Menon Group entity which is part of the globally renowned Kreston International group.

Our VAT leadership and the team consists of experienced, passionate and ambitious staff who have VAT implementation, Advisory, Compliance and VAT Audit experience across various industries in Europe, Middle East, Indian Subcontinent and the Far East. The team is competent to provide an end-to-end solution in relation to VAT in GCC countries.

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