Vat Senior Manager, Middle East

Full time
asia-middle-east 26/09/2017   Full time $60k

Join as a Senior Manager within this prestigious client's new VAT department and you will be the head of the department. This is essentially their first hire into this department so you will be tasked with creating a business case to grow and develop the VAT team as you see fit.  

This is a key role in the business where you will be given autonomy and a be responsible for the departments strategy for success and with that responsibility you will see a lot of career progression opportunities, in short you have a free run to becoming Partner if performing to a high standard.

Why This Role? 

  • Very open and encouraging culture
  • Always provide feedback to promote growth & development
  • Given scope to shape the VAT department across the whole region
  • Involved heavily in Business Development
  • Consult and advise clients on new VAT tax law


  • Someone who has only the experience in VAT or Indirect tax however they would prefer people to have a CA/ACCA/CPA/ CTA/ local tax qualification/ lawyer with some focus on tax but if you have the experience that should be fine
  • Senior Manager or experienced Manager experience is a must
  • Happy to travel across the regions
  • Must be patient & disciplined
  • Technically strong
  • Strong understanding of VAT business processes
  • Someone who can work on their own initiative

Salary & Package:

  • Very competitive tax free salary of USD 50,000 – 60,000
  • Bonus depends on performance
  • Benefits: holidays 30 days + 10 statuary holidays
  • Healthcare for you and family
  • Company benefits
  • Housing allowance and car allowance are included in the salary
  • Relocation: visa for you and your family; one way flights; luggage paid for; temporary accommodation