SM Tax at MTN Nigeria

Title: SM Tax | MTN Nigeria | Location: Lagos | Permanent

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  • To coordinate and report on all tax accounting, compliance, planning, advisory and risk management functions in MTN Nigeria.
  • This will entail internal and external stakeholder engagements with a view to achieving the MTNN’s corporate objective of being a responsible corporate entity and maximizing shareholders’ returns.
  • Proactively manage and engage relevant tax authorities.
  • Gather new tax legislation/rules and assess impact of proposed and actual changes in tax law on the company.
  • Identify and manage tax risks across MTN Nigeria and provide guidance to the Board and MTN Group on potential up or downside. (Tax risk facilitator per Group nomenclature)
  • Define and implement MTNN’s tax strategy.
  • Represent MTNN before various tax bodies for audits, advocacy, escalations, etc. and ensure timely resolution of issues.
  • Liaising with the MTN Group Tax for all tax planning and efficiencies that can be brought to the MTN Nigeria business.
  • Ensure compliance with new and old tax laws and accounting standards as they relate to all tax areas.
  • Provide advisory services and liaise with relevant divisions on tax compliance and accounting matters.
  • Negotiate tax agreements within acceptable company guidelines.
    • Resolving tax queries with relevant authorities.

job conditionNormal MTNN working conditions.
Experience & Training

  • Manager track record of 3 years or more; with at least 3 years in a public limited liability entity
  • Worked across diverse cultures and geographies advantageous
  • Experience in tax.
  • Telecoms industry experience will be an advantage.

Minimum qualificationBA, BEd, BSc or Other

Application Closing Date
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Method of Application
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