Associate Vice President, Finance & Tax Accounting

  • USD 85,000 - 90,000 Plus Benefits
  • Dubai, United Arab Emirates Dubai Dubai AE
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Charterhouse
  • 17 Mar 18 2018-03-17

Our DIFC banking client is looking to hire an Assistant Manager for their Financial Control and a newly created Tax Accounting function to cater for the operational VAT introduction.

This role will link to areas of funding across the legal entities whilst also assessing and checking areas of liabilities and Tax remittances or returns within the business to ensure all inter-company policies are adhered to and recorded. The role will focus heavily on areas of Tax and VAT reporting and planning, whilst also developing policies to manage the Tax filing system to ensure adequate accounting processes to manage an efficient Tax management structure and relationship with the required authority. This role shall also support the regulatory and statutory reporting and accounting needs, both locally in Dubai and in to the London hub.

The successful candidate should be an experienced part-qualified Accountant or a newly qualified Accountant, with an ACA, ACCA, CPA or CIMA background with an exposure to VAT and Tax accounting, either locally or internationally. You should also possess sound accounting principles and an understanding of IFRS and ideally DFSA guidelines. The role will demand excellent communication and presentation skills both in verbal and written form, combined with a track record of managing relationships with internal stakeholders both locally and internationally.