VAT Implementation Manager (18 Month FTC)

  • USD 120,000 - 130,000 Tax Free
  • Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Contract, Full time
  • Charterhouse
  • 16 Aug 17

Charterhouse is working with a global Education Provider who is looking to hire a VAT Implementation Manager on a Fixed Term Contract. As a VAT Implementation Manager you will lead the VAT implementation Project for the GCC Region.

You will be responsible for providing expertise and guidance for the stakeholders as well as the Internal Finance, Operations and Technical Teams across the business and prepare them for the impending introduction of VAT across the GCC Region. You will also be solely responsible for implementing a business plan to support teams across the business from the pre-legislation stage to full implementation of VAT in the UAE and across the GCC. 

In addition, you will conduct detailed planning workshops with the GIS Technical Team and UK Tax Team following the detained activity mapping and the issuance of the legislation. You will combine your technical skills and practical experience across industries and geographies to provide tailored advice to stakeholders and non-financial staff across the business.

The successful candidate should be a qualified Chartered Accountant (ACA, ACCA or CPA) with at least 5 years’ experience working within a TAX / VAT Team along with current experience running or managing a VAT Implementation or Transformation Project. As this is a Fixed Term Contract, our client has requested a candidate with immediate availability.