Associate Manager - Tax (GCC)

Date: 20 May 2024

Location: EG

Company: Majid Al Futtaim

BUSINESS INTRODUCTION
Majid Al Futtaim Holding is the leading shopping mall, retail, communities, entertainment developer and operator in the Middle East, North Africa, and Central Asia regions. With over 48,000 people, revenues of over US$ 11 Billion, and operations in 18 countries. Some of the iconic brands we carry include Mall of the Emirates, Carrefour, All Saints, Lego, City Center, Abercrombie & Fitch, & Vox Cinemas. We believe in making Great Moments for Everyone, Every day.

 

ROLE SUMMARY
The role will be primarily responsible for the accurate and timely preparation and filing of tax returns. In addition to monitoring current and impending changes to the tax regulations, developing tax strategies and policies that help the business maintain compliance with local tax laws and regulations, perform estimations, analysis, planning, and research and oversee audits.

 

ROLE PROFILE

  • Ensure Compliance With Tax Laws And Responsible For The Preparation And Successful Completion Of Tax Audits.
  • Prepare And Review And Timely File The Below Tax Returns Or Provide The Necessary Documents To The Tax Advisors To Prepare The Tax Returns Based On The Laws And Regulations.
  • Ensure That Accounting Records And Trial Balance Match With Statutory Government Records Such As Tax Refunds And Will Ensure All Tax Accruals In The Books Are Reconciled And Paid.
  • Ensure Withholding Tax Liabilities Are Optimized By Taking Advantage Of The Existing Double Tax Treaties With Foreign Countries And Across All Jurisdictions.
  • Responsible For Tax Audit Readiness By Ensuring All Supporting Documents And All Tax Filings For The Previous Years Are Kept And Maintained As Per The Statutory Period Limitation And Are Readily Available In The Event Of A Tax Audit.
  • Monitor And Review, When Necessary, Documentation At The Operational Level To Ensure Tax Compliance. This Will Include Contract Reviews/Amendments, Invoice Documents, Supporting And Recharges From Intercompany, Etc.
  • Analyze Company Expenses From A Tax Perspective, And Maintain Company Legal Documents And Contracts.


REQUIREMENTS

  • 5+ Years Of Experience In Tax And Accounting.
  • Team Player, Works Closely With Finance Shared Service And Operation Teams To Ensure Compliance With Tax Laws And Regulations.
  • Extensive Knowledge Of All Types Of Taxes (Corporate Income Tax, Vat, Withholding….).
  • Strong Accounting, Analytical, And Research Skills.
  • Strong Knowledge Of Microsoft Dynamics Ax Accounting System.
  • Excellent Written And Oral Communication Skills (Both Arabic And English).

WHAT WE OFFER

  • At Majid Al Futtaim, we’re on a mission to create great moments, to spread happiness, to build, experiences that stay in our memories for a lifetime. We’re proud to say that over the past 27 years, we have built a reputation as a regional market leader in what we do. Join us!
  • Work from any country in the world for 30 days a year.
  • Work in a friendly environment, where everyone shares positive vibes and excited about our future.
  • Work with over 50,000 diverse and talented colleagues, all guided by our Leadership Model.