Westfield Consulting Limited, is currently seeking to employ suitably qualified candidate to fill the position of:
Job Title: Tax/Audit Director
Job Location: Lagos
- Degree in Accountancy, Economics, Finance, Banking, Management or Administration
- Masters Degree, preferably an MBA
Years of Experience: Minimum of 8 yrs work experience out of which 5 yrs must be in management position in large public or private sector or international multilateral institution.
- Membership of a recognized professional accountancy body.
- Must have a demonstrated hands-on approach and success in working/leading in a team-based environment.
- Membership of the Chattered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria.
- Experience in setting up and critically reviewing operational performance
- Deep Experience and knowledge of Nigerian Tax System
- Discipline and integrity
- Result oriented/quality focused disposition
- Strong communication skills
- 5 years professional or external audit experience
- Good IT Skills
- Good organizational, leadership and supervisory skills
- Excellent Strategic planning experience
- Excellent analytical mind
The candidate shall report to the Chairman/CEO and handle the following direct reports:
- Effectively manage the running of the day to day and business activities of the Company.
- Develop and manage the achievement of the medium and short term goals and objectives of the Company.
- Suggest areas of the tax audit services that could be developed.
- Review and Prepare final reports of tax audits
- Monitor tax exemptions, issuance of tax credit certificates/refunds by the IRS
- Evaluate availment of tax incentives
- Manage and maintain the Audit, Third-Party Information
- Conduct surveillance on persons identified and suspected to be tax violators
- To ensure expeditious disposal and settlement of Clients’ Revenue Audit Objections
- Continuous evaluation of the effectiveness of the collection framework in place and recommend improvements
- Develop and manage effectively a robust audit and investigation framework to ensure reduction or elimination of tax frauds, evasion, avoidance, assessment errors and mistakes.
- Produce and cause to fully implement audit and investigation programmes for internal and field use.
- Install the procedures for the efficient monitoring and controlling of the activities of the Service
- Ensure the identification of taxpayers who have ceased filing required returns and detection, registering and bringing into compliance individuals and businesses which have defaulted in filing their returns.
- Any other responsibility that may be assigned to him by the Board or Chairman/CEO
Apply Before: 1st August, 2016.
How to Apply: Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV’s to: firstname.lastname@example.org