Associate Director - Taxation

Location: Mumbai
Discipline: Banking & Finance
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Riyaz Gojree

Contact email:
Job ref: 36906
Published: 6 days ago



Associate Director - Taxation



Reporting To

Director – Finance



Job summary

The AD will be responsible for ensuring all compliances for Direct and Indirect tax. He / She is accountable for the Vision, Strategy and Management for a tax compliant organisation.


Successful candidates are humble, thoughtful and respectful of ideas, while bringing passionate solutions that

strengthen the organisation.


The Role

  • Lead the India tax compliances for direct and indirect taxes such as Review the Income tax returns, transfer pricing

    documentation, withholding tax compliances, regulatory filings, GST returns etc.

  • Review tax provision working, tax audit report, deferred tax

    workings, etc

  • Assessing efficacy of the tax processes/ controls and formulating standard

    practices for various tax and compliance functions

  • Review documentation and submissions for various levels of Assessment and litigation proceedings for Income tax, GST and Service tax matters

  • Identify and Improve financial operations to reduce Tax disputes

  • Work closely with Tax partners on assessment proceedings, follow-ups on pending matters and bring in to conclusion the open matters in a timely manner.

  • Work with the Vendor partners for the claims filed under SEIS and follow-up on the redemption of the EPCG licenses for timely closure.

  • Review the registrations under the various tax schemes and restructure based on the changes in the tax laws.

  • Critical link between business representatives, subject-matter experts, business analysts, scrum team and Tax partners to ensure that the Service offerings are in line with the Transfer pricing documentation.

  • Review and build a Data depository of all compliances.


The Experience and Skills


  • Qualified Chartered Accountant with 15+ years of professional experience in Direct and Indirect taxes

  • Strong collaboration and team building skills

  • Ability to work under pressure to tight timelines and without direct supervision

  • Organised and methodical

  • Excellent analytical problem-solving skills

  • Strong communication


  • Experience with International and Virtual teams