Business Analyst - Indirect Tax
When you work for us, you commit to a career at one of the largest and most prestigious professional services firms in the world. Looking for a rewarding career? Take a closer look at Deloitte & Touche ME. You'll understand that Deloitte is a Tier 1 Tax advisor in the GCC region since 2010 (according to the International Tax Review World Tax Rankings). It has received numerous awards in the last few years which include Best Employer in the Middle East, best consulting firm, and the Middle East Training & Development Excellence Award by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW).
Our region encompasses diverse tax laws and is part of what makes a career in tax with Deloitte & Touche Middle East a truly stimulating experience. With many corporations operating across several borders, your knowledge of tax will be key to making sure our clients stay on the right side of tax laws and minimize their tax costs. Your people skills will also be engaged as you form a close working relationship with clients, while your technical knowledge will be stretched as you develop expertise across the board in consulting, business, finance and law to craft commercially sound solutions. As you gain experience, you will do so with the full support of a firm that believes in helping you grow and providing you with the skills to succeed.
Deloitte makes an impact that matters. Every day we challenge ourselves to do what matters most-for clients, for our people, and for society. We serve clients distinctively, bringing innovative insights, solving complex challenges and unlocking sustainable growth. We inspire our talented professionals to deliver outstanding value to clients, providing an exceptional career experience and an inclusive and collaborative culture. We contribute to society, building confidence and trust in the markets, upholding the integrity of organizations and supporting our communities.
Our shared values guide the way we behave to make a positive, enduring impact:
• Outstanding value to markets and clients
• Commitment to each other
• Strength from cultural diversity
During your tenure as a Business Analyst in Indirect Tax, you will demonstrate and develop your capabilities in the following areas:
•Develops knowledge of relevant tax rules and regulations and their associated processes to formulate solutions for client problems
•Conducts research and uses appropriate facts, analysis, and conclusions to draft technical advice, reports, memoranda and other deliverables relevant to tax laws and rules
•Recognizes the key capabilities required to deliver a high quality service experience to the client
•Collects, assimilates, and analyzes data and uses standard processes and tools to help surface and support solutions in the Tax and Legal business
•Applies technology knowledge to address client business challenges
•Prepares basic tax returns and refunds by referencing tax implications, opportunities, and their optimization
•Establishes relationships with tax authorities and learns the local tax organizational structure, responsibilities, rights and obligations of taxpayers, tax authorities, and Deloitte
•Follows the principles and structure of legislation and related concentration, development in law, published tax authority positions, and court cases
•Applies customs laws, rulings, and jurisprudence (fiscal and non-fiscal) principles and the interaction of customs and global trade (CGT) laws with non-CGT disciplines to projects Leadership Capabilities:
•Builds own understanding of our purpose and values; explores opportunities for impact
•Demonstrates strong commitment to personal learning and development; acts as a brand ambassador to help attract top talent
•Understands expectations and demonstrates personal accountability for keeping performance on track
•Actively focuses on developing effective communication and relationship-building skills
•Understands how their daily work contributes to the priorities of the team and the business Qualifications:
•Excellent research skills and strong written and verbal communications skills required.
•Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or other business related field
•Strong academic credentials (Minimum GPA of 3.3)
•Relevant work experience (e.g. internships, summer positions, school jobs)
•Demonstrated leadership, problem solving, and strong verbal and written communication skills
•Ability to prioritize tasks and work on multiple assignments
•Ability to work both independently and as part of a team with professionals at all levels
•Fluent in English (Reading, Speaking and Writing). Preference will be given to Bilingual candidates (Arabic/English)
Deloitte in Saudi Arabia was established more than half a century ago and is part of Deloitte & Touche (M.E.). Deloitte & Touche (M.E.) is a member firm of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited (DTTL).
Requisition code: ME-173072-SD