Tax Consultant

Reference: 9399 CM
Consultant: Christa Mostert 

Job Description: 

  • Engage with customers.
  • Request SARS E-filing profile and update customer details as required.
  • Complete SARS registrations and reactivations for customers.
  • Complete tax status checks on e-Filing to evaluate if a taxpayer is tax compliant or non-compliant.
  • Checking on e-Filing to determine if a taxpayer has ceased their tax residency?
  • Preparing and submitting income tax returns.
  • Preparing tax calculations.
  • Escalating outstanding matters with SARS.
  • Disputing and objecting to administrative penalties raised by SARS.

Qualifications: 

  • Tertiary qualification in Tax, i.e., Certificate/ Diploma or Degree.
  • Tax/ Financial Services/ Banking/ Customer Service or Call Centre experience.
  • Exposure to and/or theoretical knowledge of FICA legislation.
  • Minimum approximately two years’ experience in a reasonably complex process orientated environment, preferably within the Financial Services industry.
  • Salesforce CRM knowledge and/or experience.
  • Knowledge of Tax and associated services.
  • Excellent communications skills, verbal & written (Afrikaans & English).
  • Ability to write clearly, courteously, and professionally with excellent e-mail etiquette.
  • Confident communication with clients.
  • Ability to distil complex issues into succinct and easily understood language to convey key messages.
  • Relationship management with various stakeholders (establish, develop, and maintain relationships)
  • Strong interpersonal skills coupled within a resilient yet enthusiastic life disposition, including the ability to remain calm in dynamic situations and project with sunny poise and aura.
  • Excellent collaboration skills to deliver cohesive outcomes.
  • Excellent networking skills and the ability to interact confidently with stakeholders at different levels.
  • Proven ability to be self-motivated and work autonomously, while also working successfully within a team.
  • Proven organisational skills including the ability to prioritise work to ensure deadlines are consistently achieved.
  • Strong attention to detail and follow through.
  • High degree of initiative and motivation.
  • Demonstrated inclusive, collaborative, and engaging approach; including the ability to consult, facilitate, negotiate, and influence a broad range of people at all levels in a medium sized corporate environment.
  • An ability to work under pressure in a rapidly changing environment.

How to Apply: 

  • Email your comprehensive CV to exceedhr@exceed.co.za. 
  • If you are already registered, please forward your CV and the relevant reference number to the consultant with whom you are currently registered in order to avoid duplicity on our system. 
  • We reserve the right to only conduct interviews with candidates of choice. 
  • Applicants who have not received feedback within 30 days from the closing date must please accept their application as unsuccessful.