Singapore and South East Asia Tax Compliance and Advisory - Associate – Singapore

  • Competitive
  • Singapour, Singapore Singapour Singapore SG
  • CDI, Plein-temps
  • J.P. Morgan
  • 18 juin 18 2018-06-18

Singapore and South East Asia Tax Compliance and Advisory - Associate – Singapore

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.5 trillion and operations worldwide. The firm is a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers and small business, commercial banking, financial transaction processing, and asset management. A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, JPMorgan Chase & Co. serves millions of consumers in the United States and many of the world's most prominent corporate, institutional and government clients under its J.P. Morgan and Chase brands. Information about JPMorgan Chase & Co. is available at www.jpmorganchase.com .

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Responsibility:

• Assisting in Singapore and South East Asia corporate tax (both direct and indirect) compliance, tax planning and tax risk management for the JPM Group.
• Coverage includes all Singapore and South East Asia entities and business units.
• Partner with functional groups including local business units and other local support groups, amongst others.
• Assist Singapore Tax Manager on tax advisory matters for Singapore and tax compliance matters for South East Asia and Private Banking.

Overall Purpose of the Job

Key objectives of your role will include:
• Assist South East Asia and Singapore tax team in managing corporate taxes (both direct and indirect) compliance including but not limited to internal and external tax reporting, transfer pricing documentations, response to tax queries and tax incentives obligations
• Manage the external tax advisors to effectively manage the related tax risks
• Assist South East Asia and Singapore tax team in providing direct and indirect tax advisory support to Singapore business units and on tax compliance matters for South East Asia.
• Support South East Asia and Singapore tax team in research, planning and transactions/projects
• Assist in setting up a Tax Operating Model to streamline workflow process including how Tax works with other internal teams (Controllers, Accounts Payable, etc.), and taking ownership of tax compliance, tax accounting and tax documentation for the JPM Group.
Main Activities/Tasks

• Support on Singapore tax advisory matters
• Analysing tax incentive requirements/tax law changes and assist to identify opportunities to optimize the tax positions of the Singapore entities, including renewal of tax incentives
• Assist in managing of Singapore tax audits / examinations and support similar reviews in other non-regional jurisdictions (including US)
• Work closely with internal stakeholders and external advisors to address tax issues and other key non-tax related transactions/initiatives.
• Review of current tax compliance, tax provision process and supervise tax balances on general ledger, including deferred tax and FIN48 balances
• Ensure all documents are collected on a central database and handle requests for information

Special Requirements

• Degree in Accountancy or equivalent Accountancy qualification
• 4 to 6 years of related working experience
• Meticulous with strong analytical skills and a high aptitude for numbers and Excel proficiency
• Ability to work independently and collaborate with others in a fast paced environment
• Strong understanding of Singapore tax law / practice
• Strong written and oral communication skills in English