Managing corporate tax (both direct and indirect) compliance, tax planning/advisory and tax risk management for the JPM Group in Malaysia
Coverage includes all entities and business units in Malaysia.
Partner with functional groups including local business units and other local support groups, amongst others.
Over All Purpose of the Job
Key Objectives Of Your Role Will Include
Assist Head of Taxes, South East Asia in managing corporate taxes (both direct and indirect) compliance including but not limited to internal and external tax reporting, transfer pricing documentations, response to tax queries and tax incentives obligations
Manage the external tax advisors to effectively manage the related tax risks
Assist Head of Taxes, South East Asia, in providing direct and indirect tax advisory support to business units and on tax compliance matters for Malaysia.
Support Head of Taxes, South East Asia in research, planning and transactions/projects
Assist in setting up a Tax Operating Model to streamline workflow process including how Tax works with other internal teams (Controllers, Accounts Payable, etc.), and taking ownership of tax compliance, tax accounting and tax documentation for the JPM Group in Malaysia.
Managing the implementation of a Group Tax strategy from a planning, compliance and risk management perspective.
Support on tax advisory matters for Malaysia
Analysing tax incentive requirements/tax law changes and assist to identify opportunities to optimize the tax positions of the entities, including renewal of tax incentives
Manage tax audits / examinations in Malaysia and support similar reviews in other non-regional jurisdictions (including US).
Work closely with internal stakeholders and external advisors to address tax issues and other key non-tax related transactions/initiatives.
Review of current tax compliance, tax provision process and supervise tax balances on general ledger, including deferred tax and FIN48 balances
Ensure all documents are collected on a central database and handle requests for information
Degree in Accountancy or equivalent Accountancy qualification
7 to 10 years of related working experience, preferably with financial institutions
Experienced senior tax professional with the credibility / maturity to interact with management, senior business unit personnel and employees at all levels.
Meticulous with strong analytical skills and a high aptitude for numbers
Ability to work independently and collaborate with others in a fast paced environment
Strong understanding of Malaysia tax law / practice
Strong written and oral communication skills in English