MANAGER Gabon / Cote d’Ivoire / Senegal / Congo / Cameroon / Equatorial Guinea

Job description

We are looking for a full-time Tax Manager to contribute to the development of the Tax department in Gabon / Cote d’Ivoire / Senegal / Congo / Cameroon / Equatorial Guinea.

The right candidate will have the opportunity to develop his/her leadership skills and put a stone into making the firm a leader in the Tax area in Gabon / Cote d’Ivoire / Senegal / Congo / Cameroon / Equatorial Guinea  and the Sub-Saharan French-speaking Africa.  

A rapid progression to the career ladder is expected for the right person to the role.

Key Responsibilities

  •  Manage a Tax team to perform the work to the required standard of our firm;
  •  Maintain and help developing the existing client portfolio;
  • Plan and review the work undertaken by the senior and junior staff;
  • Review the quality of the deliverables to clients and manage the firm risks procedures;
  • Deal with local and international tax issues;
  • Deal with and manage  the administrative tasks of the tax department.

Desired Skills and Experience

  • A post graduate degree in a University and/or in a Business School;
  • At least 6 years of experience in Taxation and/or Law;
  •  Have a deep technical knowledge of the local tax rules;
  • Fluency in English and French, both in writing and orally;
  • Fluency in English, French and Spanish,  both in writing and orally for Equatorial Guinea ;
  •  Have strong team player skills;
  •  Be a national from Gabon / Congo / Cameroon / Equatorial Guinea  will be a plus;
  •  Experience in one of the following areas will be a plus:
  • Energy and Natural Resources;
  •  Private Public Partnerships;
  • Transfer Pricing;
  •  International Executive Mobility.

Please note, interviews for this position will take place at our Careers in Africa Recruitment Summit in Paris, 10 – 12 April 2015. Relevant candidates will be contacted and invited to attend the event.