SENIOR MANAGER TAX ACCOUNTING (1 POSITION)
Tanzania Commercial Bank is a Bank that provides competitive financial services to our customers and creates value for our stakeholders through innovative products. Tanzania Commercial Bank is a Bank, whose vision is “to be the leading bank in Tanzania in the provision of affordable, accessible and
convenient financial services”. As part of effective organizational development and management of its human capital in an effective way, Tanzania Commercial Bank commits itself towards attaining, retaining and developing the highly capable and qualified workforce for Tanzania Commercial Bank betterment and the Nation at large.
Tanzania Commercial Bank seeks to appoint dedicated, self-motivated and highly organized Senior Manager Tax Accountant, (1 position) to join the Directorate of Finance team.
DIRECT REPORTING LINE Chief Manager Accounting
LOCATION Dar es Salaam
WORK SCHEDULE As per Tanzania Commercial Bank Staff regulations
SALARY Commensurate to the Job Advertised
Our Bank is currently searching for a qualified tax accountant to prepare tax payments and returns. As the Senior Manager tax accountant, his/her chief goal will be to recommend effective tax strategies that comply with laws and promote our bank’s financial well-being.
The Senior Manager Tax-Account shall be responsible on bank’s compliance to the tax laws and other regulatory requirements which includes but not limited to:
a) Ensure tax compliance in respect of Payroll taxes specifically Pay As You Earn (PAYE) and Skills and Development Levy (SDL).
b) Ensure compliance to other payroll statutory requirements to include Social Security and Workers’ Compensation Funds contributions.
c) Ensure compliance to the various withholding tax schemes to include withholding tax on services fees, rental income etc.
d) Ensure compliance on Corporate Tax including the review prior to the financial year end of the estimated income declared for the purpose of amending the Estimate Statement if need arises. .
e) Prepare the income tax computation for the purpose of filing of the final Return of Income and Accounts.
f) Ensure compliance to value added tax.
g) Ensure the timely preparation and submission of the various tax returns as required under the different tax laws.
h) Attend to all tax queries as raised by the Tanzania Revenue Authority during tax audits.
i) Lodge objections against disputed assessments as issued by Tanzania Revenue Authority and facilitate determination.
j) Ensure compliance to other local Government levies.
k) A Senior Manager Tax Accountant will be responsible for assisting the bank with financial and income tax statements.
l) The qualified candidate shall be required to conduct research, study and interpret tax law. Her/his work include preparing payments, identifying tax savings, and analyzing tax issues.
m) To excel in this role, she/he must demonstrate in-depth knowledge of accounting procedures and time management skills, as she/he’ll have to ensure our company meets strict deadlines. In addition to being an excellent communicator, as our ideal candidate she/he will also demonstrate keen attention to detail with excellent mathematical skills.
In addition to job requirement above;
(i) Prepare tax returns, payments, necessary paperwork, and reports.
(ii) Assess and research difficult tax issues to identify solutions.
(iii) Manage and maintain the bank’s tax database.
(iv) Determine tax savings and recommend strategies to improve profits.
(v) Ensure you comply with regulations by forwarding required information to federal, state, and local authorities.
(vi) Offer support and guidance during audits.
(vii) Evaluate tax regulations and suggest policies that diminish tax burden.
(viii) Keep track of industry trends and changes related to taxes.
(ix) Prepare accurate quarterly and annual tax reports.
(x) Attend to all tax queries as raised by the Tanzania Revenue Authority during tax audits.
(xi) In case of dispute with TRA; lodge objections against disputed assessments as issued by Tanzania Revenue Authority and facilitate determination.
(xii) Ensure compliance to other local Government levies.
EXPERIENCE AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED
Education: Bachelor’s degree in taxation or relevant field.
Experience: A minimum of 3 years’ experience as a tax accountant or similar role.
Good understanding of MS Office and accounting software.
In-depth knowledge of accounting and book keeping processes.
Strong attention to detail with excellent analytical skills.
Outstanding written and verbal communication skills.
The position will attract a competitive salary package, which include benefits. Applicants are invited to submit their resume via the following link :-
https://www.tcbbank.co.tz/careers/#/login Applications via other methods will not be considered. Applicants need to fill their personal information, academic certificates and work experiences and also submit the application letter.
Other credentials will have to be submitted during the interview for authentic check and other administrative measures.
Tanzania Commercial Bank has a strong commitment to environmental, health and safety management. Late applications will not be considered. Short listed candidates may be subjected to any of the following: a security clearance; a competency assessment and physical capability assessment.
AVOID SCAMS: NEVER pay to have your application pushed forward.
Any job vacancy requesting payment for any reason is a SCAM. If you are requested to make a payment for any reason, please use the Whistle blower policy of the Bank, or call 0222162940 to report the scam. You also don’t need to know one in Tanzania
Commercial Bank to be employed. Tanzania Commercial Bank is merit based institution and to achieve this vision, it always go for the best.
Please submit your applications before 13th October, 2021.
CLICK HERE TO APPLY!