Job title: Tax Advisory Consultant
Employment type: Full Time
Experience: 1 to 5 years
Salary: R500000 to R505000
Job published: 12 July 2021
Job reference no: 3959006554

Job Description

To Provide Tax Advisory services to clients (Corporates and High Net worth individuals)

Position Overview:

  • Provide tax advice to clients regarding transactions (mergers and acquisitions, BEE structures, private equity, group restructures, funding, debt restructuring etc) including the conceptualisation of tax efficient structures
  • Provide tax advice to clients regarding international / offshore structures (both inbound and outbound investment) including the conceptualisation thereof (a basic understanding of the related exchange control implications would be beneficial)
  • Provide tax advice to high net worth individuals regarding private investment structures
  • Provide tax advice regarding a wide variety of complex tax issues
  • Team member in tax due diligence projects and tax compliance and efficiency review engagements
  • Prepare tax structuring memoranda, formal tax opinions, tax advice notes, reports and transaction tax calculations in respect of the above items
  • Provide deal and implementation support in respect of transactions (review of transaction agreements for tax specific matters, advising on post-implementation matters such as the appropriate tax return and financial reporting disclosures etc)
  • Assist with SARS dispute resolution processes, including review of related correspondence and drafting of appropriate responses to SARS


Experience required:

  • Completion of SAICA training contract
  • General knowledge of and prior experience in tax advisory
  • Strong report writing skills
  • Good client relationship management skills

Minimum level of Education/Qualifications Required:

  • Qualified CA(SA)
  • Master’s degree in taxation (applicants currently studying, or intending to study towards such a degree will also be considered)
  • Post-articles relevant tax advisory experience would be an advantage, but consideration will be given to recently qualified candidates who meet the criteria