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Job Title VAT Project Manager - Finance
Location Dubai
Job Type Full-Time Regular
Job Description

Our Client: A leading Conglomerate is looking for Finance Project Manager – VAT for a 9 month project.

Your Role:
The incumbent will lead the VAT Project implementation across the group and liaise with all business units regarding the status of project implementation, resolve issues and conflicts, developing an understanding of the company’s staff and reporting’s to the GCFO & GCIO. You will consider the commercial aspects of businesses in relation to VAT - support effective supply chain to the overall financial benefit of the Group. You would be working closely with the GCFO and CIO, to manage the VAT implementation across the diverse group of businesses, in coordination with consultants, and ensure all aspects of VAT are fully analysed and captured during the implementation phase. You will coordinate with all business unit teams, consultants and other stakeholders to ensure a complete and accurate implementation of the project as per the VAT Legislation in the UAE and GCC by January 2018.

Must Have:

  • A professional Tax Qualification such as Chartered Tax advisor or equivalent;
  • A minimum of 7 - 10 years of experience in Accounting and Tax function with specific focus on VAT
  • Proven track record in Project Management;
  • Strong interpretation and presentation skills;
  • Knowledge of GCC VAT is advantageous.

Managing Expectations: At mindfield we are driven by mutually agreed KPIs and service levels. Exceptional results can only be delivered when we understand both our key stakeholders clients and candidates. Keeping this in mind we would request that when applying for a role do take cognizance of the “must haves” to avoid disappointment. Sometimes positions take time to close and there could be delay in us responding to you but respond we will. Look forward to a long term relationship. …..mindfield.. making a difference.