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Job ID:  79722
Country:  Egypt
City:  Cairo
Professional area:  Accounting & Finance
Contract type:  Permanent
Professional level:  Experienced

Cairo, MNF, EG, 0000


We’re JTI, Japan Tobacco International and we believe in freedom. We think that the possibilities are limitless when you’re free to choose. In fact, we’ve spent the last 20 years innovating, creating new and better products for our consumers to choose from. It’s how we’ve grown to be present in 130 countries.

But our business isn’t just business. Our business is our people. Their talent. Their potential. We believe when they’re free to be themselves, grow, travel and develop, amazing things can happen for our business

That’s why our employees, from around the world, choose to be a part of JTI. It is why 87% of employees feel happy working at JTI. And why we’ve been awarded Global Top Employer status, eight years running

So when you’re ready to choose a career you’ll love, in a company you’ll love, feel free to #JoinTheIdea. 

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What this position is about - Purpose:


This position exists to lead and manage the JTI tax function in Egypt.

Tax Manager is responsible to lead the implementation of JTI tax strategies in Egypt for Corporate Tax and TP (business model set up and potential changes of the flows and conversions). The position is part of the Global Tax function and reports to Tax Director MEAT.


Main responsibilities of the position:

To manage tax risks in Egypt and implement measures to mitigate any tax risk, to prepare and implement tax policies and procedures. To lead JTI (Corporate) tax reporting obligations for legal entities in Egypt. To supervise the preparation of TP documentation in line with tax regulations and TP global policies and guidelines. To lead tax audits in Egypt and be the main point of contact for tax authorities and external consultants. To ensure cooperation between Global Tax and Entity Finance, Factory, and other local functions. To lead tax compliance including timely review and submission of tax returns. 


What will you do:


  • Responsible for the implementation of tax strategy, tax risk analyses, and implementation of measures to mitigate tax risks. Prepare and implement tax policies and procedures, including JSOX controls in the tax area.
  • Lead the company's tax compliance with the relevant tax law and practice including timely submission of the tax returns (CIT, VAT, etc). To manage and lead the group's tax reporting obligations.
  • Provide internal tax advisory. Analyze flows of goods and services from a tax point of view and advice on all tax matters. Lead and coordinate tax-driven business initiatives locally or globally.
  • Support the maintenance of existing transfer pricing strategies and structures. Oversee the preparation of the transfer price documentation in line with local tax regulations and global policies.
  • Lead the cooperation with tax authorities and consultants, liaising with tax authorities with the tax audits and other requests, and Maintaining cooperation with all departments within the company as well as global functions.


Who are we looking for – Requirements:


  • Master's degree, Bachelor’s degree in Tax, Law, or Finance
  • 8-10 years of experience in Domestic taxes in a Big four or in a business in a similar position. International tax knowledge is an advantage
  • Fluent in Arabic and English Languages


What are the next steps in the Recruitment process:
Thank you very much for your interest in the role. You are welcome to apply.


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