Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Tax Specialist at Adexen Recruitment Agency

Adexen Recruitment Agency is mandated by a leading international manufacturer for the Oil & Gas sector. The Group is seeking for a Tax Specialist for its Operations in Nigeria.

Job Title: Tax Specialist

Location: Lagos


  • The Tax Specialist will be in charge of preparing all the reporting and documents dealing with Taxes of the 4 companies in Nigeria.

  • The person must know the principle of accounting and finance, and also must be able to interface with the accounting department.


  • Complies with Company policies, procedures and management standards, and ensures adherence with all laws and regulations that apply to the area of responsibility.

  • Assists Company areas in tax related matters.

  • Provides support in connection with regulatory authorities' requests and audits.

  • Settles tax liabilities' keeps the company information on applicable tax laws updated, determines the tax basis for calculating payments, prepares affidavits and updates tax ledgers.

  • Prepare documentation for auditors monthly for the four companies in Nigeria; when to pay taxes, how much to pay, how much to ask to suppliers.

  • Ability to understand the business, its context and its future evolution : constant updating of his/her unit management and conduction of the necessary reporting.

  • Ability to establish effective business relationships with internal and external customers, anticipating their needs/expectations and continuously improving products/services/processes ensuring the Company's interests are preserve

  • Mastery, application and updating of technical and professional competencies of own unit. Ability to build professional networks.

  • Personal commitment, tenacity and energy applied to his/her management. Ability to solve problems in order to achieve results.

  • Ability to interact with people of any level, playing a leading role, stimulating team work, agreement achievement and cultural diversity management.

  • Ability to guide, co-ordinate and control his/her team towards the Business objectives. Ability to develop his/her employees.

  • Ability to manage information in a timely and effective manner, developing cooperation with others and choosing the best communication channel

Qualifications et experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or a related field

  • Minimum 3 years working experience, preferably in a similar role

  • Must be computer literate(especially MS Excel,Pivot level & SAP)

  • Interpersonal skills

  • Good communication skills - Oral & Written

  • Good organisational and planning skills

  • Result-oriented

  • Rigorous and in a continuous personal & professional improvement process.

Application Closing Date

20th July, 2012

How To Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should: