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Senior Tax Accountant - Siemens Egypt

Cairo, Egypt

English (UK)

Job Description

The Mission:

The Senior Tax Accountant will take care of different tax compliance matters for the Siemens entities, and coordinating tax audits and the relationship with the tax authorities. Also, he will be liaising closely with local finance and accounting staff as well as external tax advisers.

What do I need to qualify for this job?

  • Coordinates the preparation of tax returns, examines accounts.
  • Review tax calculates according to prescribed rates, laws, and regulations by required deadlines.
  • Provide guidance to Accounting and other departments on any required tax adjustments.
  • Cooperates with tax advisors in order to optimize tax burdens.
  • Manages or contributes to preparation of different tax declarations.
  • Provides financial accounting staff with technical tax advice and assistance.
  • Manage tax audits and ensure adequate documentation for tax audits is prepared and stored.
  • Liaise with tax authorities and negotiates with tax officials at a tactical level.
  • Provide different tax advices to business units.
  • Review contract proposal and provide tax position.
  • Liaise with regional tax team on international projects
  • Pro-actively identify weaknesses in current processes and identify solutions, to ensure that tax processes are in place and deliver the correct output.
  • Track legislative changes and pro-actively inform HQ tax team and business units regarding any new developments in terms of tax law and tax considerations.

 What do I need to qualify for this job?

  • Bachelor of Commerce (preferred English section) from reputable University
  • 5 years or more experience in similar function as senior Tax Accountant from Audit Firm or International Business Set-up
  • Very good level of English
  • Excellent communication and reporting skills
  • ability to work under pressure in difficult and often time-constrained situations.
  • Quality driven with eagerness to learn and develop

What else do I need to know?

Siemens is dedicated to quality, equality, and valuing diversity, and we welcome applications that reflect the diversity of the communities within which we work. People with disabilities will be preferred in case of equal qualification. Please find more information at

How do I apply?

We are looking forward to receiving your on-line application. Please note: only complete application documents, including diplomas, certificates of employment or letter of recommendation respectively can be considered in the selection process.  


Job ID: 104952

Organization: Controlling and Finance

Experience Level: Mid-level Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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