Tax Planning and Compliance Manager (South Asia, Regional) (ID: 517927) - Accounting & Finance

Kelly Services (S) Pte Ltd


Full time



Apr 17

Tax Planning and Compliance Manager (South Asia, Regional) (ID: 517927) - Accounting & Finance




Work Type:


  • Exp in Regional Singapore, India, Malaysia
  • Exp as individual contributor
  • Fast Pace Environment

Key Responsibilities:

  • The responsibilities of the Senior Manager, South Asia Tax Planning and Compliance would include, among other things:
  • Compliance –internally conducted its Asia tax operations. The roles will be to provide support to business team for Singapore, India and Malaysia direct/indirect/withholding tax compliance; including planning, coordinating, reviewing work product prepared by internal staff, and to conduct internal tax compliance review for the corresponding entities.  
  • Audit Defense - National, provincial, and local income, property, VAT, and wage tax audits, including responding to information document requests, coordinating with internal personnel and outside advisors, making preliminary risk and exposure estimates, and formulating exam strategy to manage process.
  • Support both South Asia and global tax planning initiatives (development and implementation) and compliance requirements, including preparing E&P and foreign tax credit calculations.
  • Reporting – Support all quarterly income tax provision process, including the calculation of the quarterly and annual income tax provision and analysis and evaluation of tax positions under ASC 740, FAS 5, and other relevant regulatory and governmental provision.
  • Preparation of technical memos regarding tax planning and audit issues, if required.
  • Ensuring exchange required SOX tax compliance – documentation of tax processes and control
  • Special projects, as assigned.



  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration required; Master’s degree and CPA/CTA preferred.
  • 8 to 10 years tax experience within the tax function of a multinational publicly-traded corporation and/or Big 4 public accounting firm, with strong experience in Singapore, India and Malaysia tax operation and audit defense.
  • Good knowledge of Singapore, India and Malaysia tax principals and at least a working knowledge of international tax principles.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (written and oral) with the ability to interact well with people of various backgrounds and levels.
  • Strong time management skills with the ability to meet strict deadlines for tax compliance and audit defense needs.
  • Strong organizational skill to ensure ability to prioritize workload and manage a number of projects at any one time.
  • A positive, energetic and happy attitude.


Interested candidates who wish to apply for the advertised position, please email us an updated copy of your resume or contact our office at +65 67093301 for a confidential discussion. We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.


Job Code: Ky


Capita Pte Ltd | EA Licence No: 01C4394

Chan Sau Wah Kenny | EA Reg No: R1106707



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