Tax Compliance Officer

Location: Stellenbosch

Ref: LRF22034

Type: Permanent

Industry: Financial

Excellent opportunity for a tax professional to join a well-established and medium sized accounting & audit firm in the Stellenbosch. The candidate must have the ability to attend to all tax compliance matters in the firm.

The candidate should have strong tax experience with a few years’ experience in a similar role and must preferably be a registered Tax Practitioner. 

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Tax Administration and dispute resolution including but not limited to timeous submission of tax returns provisional tax returns, lodging of disputes, requests for reasons, penalty waivers, dividends taxes, etc.
  • Tax calculations and reconciliations
  • Budget management in respect of client engagements
  • Prepare proposal documents/ letters of engagement
  • Assist with department budgets
  • Review of work
  • Recommend billings amount and timings
  • Role model the organizational culture and instil culture in others
  • Assist with performance management
  • On-the-job training, coaching, and guiding
  • Build and maintain client relationships
  • Grow client portfolio
  • Identify cross-selling opportunities
  • Provide technical assistance to staff members (where required).
  • Maintain excellent client relationships.
  • Research
  • Consulting and tax advice


  • Registered Tax Practitioner will be an advantage
  • Degree or diploma in finance or similar
  • Other relevant tax qualifications
  • Minimum 2+ years’ experience in similar role
  • Qualified by experience will also be considered
  • Computer literate – proficient in Excel, Word, and Power Point
  • Familiar with audit software – able to navigate through and use Caseware
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Knowledge of IFRS

Additional Requirements:

  • Initiative / pro-activity
  • Team leadership
  • Ability to develop talent
  • Adherence to principles and values
  • Writing and reporting skills
  • Information gathering and problem analysis skills
  • Able to demonstrate and exercise sound judgment skills
  • Planning and organisational skills
  • Quality and detail orientation
  • Customer focused
  • Able to work and cope under pressures and deal with setbacks
  • Strong teamwork skills
  • Results driven and able to achieve work goals and objectives


  • R15k to R22k pm.



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  • Once your application has been made, you will receive a generic e-mail to confirm the receipt of your application
  • Only short-listed  candidates will be contacted
  • Should you not be contacted by a consultant within 2 weeks, please consider your application as unsuccessful.