General Electric Indirect Tax - Lead (Portuguese / Spanish) in KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia

Role Summary:

About Us:

Baker Hughes, a GE company (NYSE:BHGE) is the world’s first and only fullstream provider of integrated oilfield products, services and digital solutions. Drawing on a storied heritage of invention, BHGE harnesses the passion and experience of its people to enhance productivity across the oil and gas value chain.

BHGE helps its customers acquire, transport and refine hydrocarbons more efficiently, productively and safely, with a smaller environmental footprint and at lower cost per barrel. Backed by the digital industrial strength of GE, the company deploys minds, machines and the cloud to break down silos and reduce waste and risk, applying breakthroughs from other industries to advance its own.

With operations in over 120 countries, the company’s global scale, local know-how and commitment to service infuse over a century of experience with the spirit of a startup – inventing smarter ways to bring energy to the world.

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Role Summary

The Global Finance Centre of Baker Hughes a GE company (BHGE) is based our Kuala Lumpur office. The Indirect Tax Analyst role will be working closely with a group of professionals supporting the Indirect tax function (Debit Tax, Fuel Tax, Income Tax WHT, Municipal Tax, State Tax, Tax Books, Tax Obligations, VAT/GST, IPI, PIS/ COFINS, ICMS, ISS and any other country specific taxes)

Essential Responsibilities

  • Prepare tax filings for various taxes and monthly deductions for multiple international locations in South America

  • Calculate various taxes for countries within the Latin America Region

  • Prepare and file all annual tax filings as required

  • Liaise with external advisor to ensure all tax rate changes are implemented

  • Document and communicate tax expenses to the business

  • Reconcile all tax accounts monthly

  • Resolves or escalate any queries or issues received.

  • Any other duties as required.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting / Finance or equivalent.

  • 3 - 5 years of working experience with South American taxes

  • Possess strong analytical skills with proactive mind-set, with the ability to bring expert advice and problem solving skills to the team.

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with excellent spoken and written both Spanish or Portuguese and English that enable effective working relationships with people from a wide variety of cultural backgrounds.

  • Other languages experience is added advantage


  • ACCA/CIMA/CPA/CA or equivalent professional qualification is an advantage.

  • A proven ability to work as part of multi-disciplinary teams and to build and maintain network within and outside Indirect Tax.

  • Possess positive thinking and attitude, professionalism, takes ownership of and accountability of the work product.

  • Self-starter with ability to work under minimum supervision and tight deadlines.

  • Some experience in technology enabled business transformation projects is required.

  • Ability to champion and implement process improvements.

  • Team-player and customer-centric attitude.

  • Computer literate with good knowledge of Microsoft Office and computerized accounting software, knowledge in SAP or Oracle will be added advantage.


Kuala Lumpur - Malaysia

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Locations: Malaysia; Kuala Lumpur; KUALA LUMPUR