BHP Billiton Tax Specialist Audit Support in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Tax Specialist Audit Support

Job No.40367815

Work TypeFull Time - Permanent

LocationMalaysia - Kuala Lumpur

CategoriesFinance/Accounting - Finanzas/Contabilidad

Published04 Aug 2017| Singapore Standard Time

Applications close18 Aug 2017| Singapore Standard Time

Tax Specialist Audit Support | Tax | Kuala Lumpur

Join our Tax team

We support our people to grow, learn, develop their skills and reach their potential.

With a global portfolio of operations, we offer a diverse and inclusive environment with extraordinary career opportunities. Our strategy is to focus on creating a safe work environment where our employees feel strongly connected to our values and objectives, and where the capability of our people is key to our success.

Our Tax team is seeking passionate people who possess a positive 'can-do' attitude, a desire to learn and be looking to further develop their career within the tax function.

Come and be a part of this success.

What we offer you

At our company, we will provide you an environment to:

  • be autonomous and support you to use your initiative;

  • be accountable and performance driven;

  • work flexibly with a focus on outcomes, not hours;

  • problem-solve collaboratively together;

  • Activate your improvement mindset, experimentation and agile learning

  • Grow your career – opening up broader opportunities in a global company.

About the Opportunity

The Specialist Tax Audit supports to the Head of Manager Transfer Pricing and Marketing and Tax Team members to provide requested information for federal, state or local tax regulatory bodies, vendors, JV Partners, internal auditors and external financial statement auditors.

Core Accountabilities:

  • Demonstrating and instilling an overriding commitment to health, safety, environmental responsibility and sustainable development

  • Conforming with the our Organisational Charter, Corporate Requirements, Codes of Conduct and relevant statutory obligations

  • Ensuring compliance and commitment to our Organisational Tax Principles and tax obligations

  • Gather, review, analyse and present data and information supporting audit queries from tax regulators, vendors, JV partners, internal auditors, and external financial statement auditors

  • Identifying continuous, sustainable improvement and simplification opportunities in the compliance area

  • Working collaboratively with stakeholders to ensure tax implications of transactions are properly accounted.

  • Provide ad-hoc reporting and analysis data for requests from the Head of Global Tax, CFO and other senior management

  • Interfacing with auditors, information gathering and helping to reduce any potential assessment

  • Analyse accounting records including sales data, accounts payable records, fixed asset records and financial statements requested under audit.

Key relationships that are critical for success in this role:

Internal Relationships:

  • Senior Manager Transfer Pricing & Marketing

  • Manager Tax Reporting

  • Regional Tax Operations Teams

  • Transfer Pricing Team

  • Managers Accounting & Reporting

  • Finance Business Partners

External Relationships:

  • Auditors

  • Legal and other advisers

Required experience / remit:

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience working with a large corporate or professional environment

  • Experience in audit or tax compliance preferred

  • Proficient in data management & analytical skills to evaluate data and react quickly

  • Experience with ERP Applications (SAP tax accounting solution) preferred

  • Strong Microsoft office suite (especially Excel)

  • Strong organization skills a must, Ability to work within tight deadlines

  • Oil & gas or mining industry experience preferred

  • Transfer pricing experience beneficial

About you

  • Bachelor’s degree qualification in accounting or finance

  • Professional qualification (CPA/ACCA/CIMA/CA) or similar tax qualifications, either completion

  • Fluent English, both verbal and written

  • There may be a requirement to work an afternoon shift time to time (3pm – 12am) over critical periods to enable overlap with US stakeholders.

Supporting a diverse workforce

We recognise that we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people.

We know there are many aspects of our employees’ lives that are important, and work is only one of these, so we offer benefits to enable your work to fit with your life. These benefits include flexible working options, a generous paid parental leave policy, clean office environment, other extended leave entitlements and parent rooms.

Reference Number – 40367815

Please note, screening and interviews may take place prior to the advertised close date.

We support flexible work. Talk to us about the flexible working options in this team.