Tax Consultant Jobs – Deloitte

Job Title:      Tax

Organization: Deloitte

Duty Station: 3rd
Floor Rwenzori House, 1 Lumumba Avenue, Kampala, Uganda

About Deloitte:

Deloitte is a
leading provider of world-class professional services dedicated to providing
value added solutions to our clients. We take pride in our reputation for
providing a globally consistent quality service, an integrated approach and
world-class expertise. Deloitte is renowned for its innovative and
collaborative culture, where talented people work closely with like-minded
individuals to achieve collective success.

Job Summary:   The Tax Consultant will ensure that the
client and Firm’s expectations are met by delivering high quality services and
maintaining high utilisation levels.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Responsibility for client portfolio and ensuring that matters
    pertaining to the client are dealt with or brought to the attention of the
  • Ensure that all client assignments are carried out to the required
    standards, within agreed time and financial budgets and in adherence to
    the Firm’s approved procedures and methodologies;
  • Assist and advise clients regarding taxation and regulatory matters
    in Uganda;
  • Involvement in advisory, consulting and tax compliance work;
  • Manage fieldwork and team to ensure deliverables are completed and
    initial review done before manager review;
  • Be involved in drafting correspondences to Revenue Authority and
    clarifying any matters arising regarding clients assignments;
  • Develop and manage business relationships with client personal and
    other regulatory bodies such as the Tax Authorities for effective client
  • Keep abreast with technical developments in the profession and the
    country in order to anticipate client needs, and offer value added and
    practical business solutions;
  • Leverage knowledge and contribute to proper knowledge management
    within the department including training for self and other members;
  • Supervise and coach junior team members; and assist with
    departmental administration tasks, which may include but are not limited
    to: risk processes, billings and collections, file management.

Key Performance Areas

  • Strategic Impact
  • Budgets / Profitability
  • Core Technical/Professional
  • Tax laws and rules.
  • Delivery excellence.
  • Analytical thinking and problem solving.
  • Technology tools and solutions

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 

  • The applicant for the Deloitte Tax Consultant career placement must
    hold a Second Class Degree in Taxation, Accounting, Finance,  International Business Management, Law
    or Economics or any other relevant field;
  • Additional professional credentials preferred (such as CPA, ACCA,
    CIMA, CA, ADIT industrial or other professional certifications that denote
    specific technical, business, or industry qualifications relevant to the
    required area of work) will be an added advantage;
  • Have a 1st Grade in ‘O’ Level or equivalent;
  • At least five (5) years of professional experience with not less
    than three (3) most recent ones in tax practice in a professional services
    firms/ Revenue Authority/ Industry;
  • Team and result oriented and able to team tight deadlines;
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills;
  • Strong analytical thinking, attention to detail, organizational
    skills and work ethic;
  • Be willing to work with limited supervision and learn new skills
  • Have an open, creative, enthusiastic and flexible mind set; and,
  • Be a Ugandan citizen.

How to Apply:

All candidates are
encouraged to apply online through Deloitte East Africa Careers portal at the
link below.


Deadline: 26th September 2019.

NB: We
are an equal opportunity employer and do not ask individuals to pay any fees or
money as part of the recruitment process.

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