Standard Bank Vacancies Johannesburg – Senior Specialist, Remuneration and Client Tax

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Job Description:

To be accountable for a team of Analysts supporting the Commercial Property Finance consultants, the Commercial Property customers and their Property Finance loan accounts.

To ensure the Analyst: Commercial Property Finance provides a proactive service to the consultants and customers and meets the service standards expected by the customers.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Interpret and implement relevant legislation across different countries and legislation impacting the Standard Bank payroll to ensure consistency and meeting regulatory requirements.
  • Approve any tax changes to the payroll as a result of changing legislation within a specific country or jurisdiction to ensure effective governance.
  • Provide specialist advice to the different Client Segments, Client Solutions and Corporate Functions on the design and implementation of any share schemes, bonus pools, incentive schemes, etc. from a tax perspective to ensure consistency across the Standard Bank Group and adherence to tax legislation.
  • Perform reconciliation of data reported to the South African Revenue Services to Financial Statements to ensure accuracy of data.
  • Monitor, manage and resolve any escalated employees’ tax risk issues relating to non-permanent workers to ensure mitigation of risks.
  • Provide specialist advice on the structuring and management of the Expatriate tax process. Lead engagements with the outsourced provider providing expatriate service to Standard Bank to effectively resolve any queries or tax related issues.
  • Monitor and control the process of submitting employees’ tax submissions and annual / bi-annual returns and reconciliations for South Africa specifically to ensure compliance with tax legislation.

Job Requirements:

  • A first degree in Business Commerce or a Law degree is a minimum requirement for this role.
  • Professional accounting qualification e.g. CA, ACCA or CPA. A diploma in International tax would be required.
  • More than 10 years The role requires an incumbent with a deep level of understanding of the entire Finance value chain but specialist experience in Global Tax and Investment advisory.
  • Experience in Banking and Financial Services across multiple jurisdictions is essential.
  • Accounting systems knowledge – SAP and Finacle IT systems would be required.
  • Engaging and influencing senior leaders and providing tax advisory services.

Job Details:

Company: Standard Bank

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Johannesburg

Application Deadline: N/A


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