Join the Deloitte Tax & Legal team
Name of position: Tax Consultant/Advisory Group (entry level)
Job start date: Immediately
Type of position: Full-time
Deloitte, one of Azerbaijan's leading professional services firms, provides audit, tax and legal, consulting and financial advisory services to many Azerbaijani as well as global clients.
Want to be part of a dedicated, energetic team? Want to work with professionals from tax, law and economics backgrounds whose goal is to offer comprehensive solutions to our clients? Take a look at the Deloitte Tax & Legal team.
There is a tax implication for almost every transaction a company undertakes, from trading to acquisition of business. Even the most sophisticated global companies often struggle with balancing compliance details and a long-term tax strategy. The tax specialists of Deloitte have the perspective to help companies understand both local and international tax structures and align the tax function with business objectives.
As a tax consultant working in the tax advisory group, you will be engaged in the following activities:
Providing tax advice on corporate and indirect taxes, oil and gas taxation, mergers and acquisitions and international tax structuring;
Preparing tax policies and tax strategy papers for the clients
Reviewing tax liabilities of the major international and national companies operating in Azerbaijan;
Conducting tax due diligence of the major international and national companies;
Providing tax support to audit projects;
Fulfilling any other tasks to help the clients comply with the applicable legislative requirements and achieve their business objectives.
High degree of self-motivation and strong career aspirations
Degree in Law, Economics, Finance and Accounting with academic excellence
Advanced written and spoken Azeri and English
Ability to thrive in an environment of pressing deadlines and dynamic conditions
Proven creativity, the ability to develop and present new ideas and conceptualize new approaches and solutions
Ability to focus on client service and strive to exceed clients' expectations while remaining committed to Deloitte vision and objectives
Proven analytical skills with the ability to tackle problems systematically to determine causes and produce effective solutions
Knowledge of Azerbaijan taxation, accounting standards
Postgraduate degree from a US or leading European University
Advanced written and spoken Russian
Experienced Specialist in Accounting & Tax Compliance Group
University degree in Economics/Finance;
At least two years of experience in accounting;
Experience with a Big Four or Azerbaijani accounting services organization is an asset;
Advanced written and spoken Azerbaijani and English, Russian is an asset;
Good knowledge of MS Office applications, knowledge of 1C or any other accounting software is an asset;
High degree of self-motivation and strong career aspirations;
Good knowledge of IFRS/US GAAP/NAS, Azerbaijan tax, social insurance legislation;
Having ACCA papers passed is an asset;
Ability to focus on client service and strive to exceed clients' expectations while remaining committed to Deloitte vision and objectives;
Ability to work in a team;
High commitment to work;
Ability to thrive in an environment of pressing deadlines and dynamic conditions.
Carrying out accounting for clients;
Prepare, examine, and analyze financial statements, and other financial reports to assess accuracy, completeness, and conformance to reporting and procedural standards;
Calculation of tax liabilities of clients;
Preparation of tax returns and reports to other authorities (social insurance, statistics and employment fund);
Preparation of internal reports for clients, where necessary;
Liaison with tax authorities for tax matters of clients;
Support clients during statutory tax audits;
Communication with clients on daily accounting/tax matters;
Fulfill any other related tasks assigned by managers or partner.