With over 100 years of rich history and strongly positioned as a local bank with regional and international expertise, a career with our family offers the opportunity to be part of this exciting growth journey, to reset our future and shape our destiny as a proudly African group.
Job Title: Tax and Financial Accounting Manager
To plan, manage and monitor the implementation of tax related activities and processes in order to deliver on approved operational plans in an effective and efficient manner.
Reporting: Quarterly reporting through consolidation of all entities rolling up into ABSA Bank
Group Limited (consolidated) as well as AAGL consolidated
- Responsible for the monthly computation of the Bank’s corporate income and deferred taxes
- Ensuring the timely preparation and filing and payment of monthly, quarterly and annual tax returns in accordance with all relevant regulations
- Effective maintenance of tax records/documentation in accordance with policy and regulation and ensuring completeness and timely retrieval of records on demand
- Effective tax planning in consultation with the Bank’s Tax consultants to achieve and maintain tax efficiency
- Monitoring and management of the bank’s transfer pricing activities including identification of transfer pricing related activities, maintenance of contemporaneous documentation, maintenance of a compendium of transfer pricing transactions, policy updates and advising the business on transfer pricing implications of activities.
- Lead the coordination of Tax audits, health checks and conformance reviews by the Ghana Revenue Authority, internal assurance departments and other regulatory bodies
- Monitoring and timely reporting and escalation of existing or potential/emerging tax risk issues through the relevant laid down processes and tools, maintenance and tracking of tax risks and leading the timely and effective closure of open tax issues.
- Provide tax advisory to the business with support from the Bank’s consultants including the review of new contracts, products and monthly payroll support to HR.
- Ensure efficient management of the bank’s fixed assets including accurate accounting for fixed assets, tracking and verification and reconciliation of physical assets to register and ledger.
- Maintenance of models to calculate some required inputs into financial statements
Bachelor`s Degrees and Advanced Diplomas: Financial Sciences (Required)