Posted on: 16/5/2017

Job type: Permanent

Sector: Pharmaceutical and Healthcare

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US MNC in the Healthcare/ Pharmaceutical Space, growing in the APAC region,looking for a Competent Senior Tax Analyst.


Our client is a Healthcare/ Pharmaceutical company with an annual turnover of $4 Billion. It has a strong presence in North America and Middle East. It is looking to expand its business in the APAC region and is now looking for a competent Senior Tax Analyst to join the finance team in Singapore.


This is a newly created role to support the APAC Tax Manager, in all aspects of indirect tax, GST, withholding tax, corporate tax and transfer pricing in addition to administering the grants and incentives program for Singapore. His/ her main responsibilities will be:

* Prepare monthly/quarterly GST returns of Australia, New Zealand, Korea and Singapore entities
* Collating of information and working with tax agents in respect of the completion of corporate tax return and queries from the tax authority.
* Prepare withholding tax return as and when arises and advise on day-to-day withholding tax issues, applicability of tax treaties.
* Analyse Transfer Pricing entries posted by US tax team
* Involving monthly closing, hedging of funds and preparation of reconciliation relating GST/VAT payable and receivable accounts.
* Support GL team in year end audit and queries.
* Monitor and ensure compliance of EDB and related government agencies awarded incentives.
* Managing of all tax-related and liaise with tax agents in APAC region to ensure timely and accurate submission.
* Participate in projects as and when assigned by Tax Manager.
* Interact with other departments to ensure accurate reporting and documentation of the organisation's tax positions
* Perform research and analysis on APAC tax issues and tax planning opportunities


The ideal Senior Tax Analyst:

* Bachelor in Accounting/ Finance/ Taxation or related field of study,
* At least 5 years of experience in Singapore in the areas of corporate tax, GST, withholding tax and basis concept of transfer pricing
* A combination of both Big 4 and Commercial exposure would be ideal
* Senior Associates Year 2 and Assistant Managers in Big 4 handling indirect taxes are welcome to apply
* APAC exposure is a plus but not a must
* Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications especially Microsoft Excel
* Prior experience in SAP (or equivalent ERP system) is preferred
* Hands on, has strong business acumen, and possess strong leadership qualities


* Clear and rapid career progression
* Good Remuneration Structure

To submit your application, please apply online using the appropriate link below or email your CV in Microsoft Words format to, SG121957. Your interest will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

T Muthukumaran

Reg. #: R1549534

Hudson Global Resources (Singapore) Pte Ltd

EA Licence #: 03C4590
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