About Standard Chartered
We are a leading international bank focused on helping people and companies prosper across Asia, Africa and the Middle East.
To us, good performance is about much more than turning a profit. It's about showing how you embody our valued behaviours - do the right thing, better together and never settle - as well as our brand promise, Here for good.
We're committed to promoting equality in the workplace and creating an inclusive and flexible culture - one where everyone can realise their full potential and make a positive contribution to our organisation. This in turn helps us to provide better support to our broad client base.
The Role Responsibilities
Manage tax matters of the Singapore entities including liaising with tax authorities and regulators in respect of the tax matters of the entities in Singapore as well as relevant incentives
Engage various stakeholders and provide effective end-to-end tax support for new business initiatives, projects and proposed transactions.
Responsible for overall management of tax compliance / reporting processes to ensure that tax reporting is timely, accurate and compliant with relevant legislation and standards within the statutory timelines. This includes review of tax forecasts and support of local statutory audit.
Drive effective implementation and improvement of in-country tax procedures, including identification of areas for potential automation or outsourcing to offshore tax support team
Country support for Transfer Pricing matters
People and Talent
Be a trusted partner and provide tax subject matter expertise to business and other stakeholders
Keep abreast with legislative / regulatory changes, including assessing and communicating the impact of such changes to the organization to relevant stakeholders
Assist with the overall tax risk management by ensuring that tax risks are identified, controlled and managed in accordance with Group policy
Regulatory & Business Conduct
Display exemplary conduct and live by the Group’s Values and Code of Conduct.
Take personal responsibility for embedding the highest standards of ethics, including regulatory and business conduct, across Standard Chartered Bank. This includes understanding and ensuring compliance with, in letter and spirit, all applicable laws, regulations, guidelines and the Group Code of Conduct.
Close collaboration with cross-function teams to manage and drive resolution of tax controversy
External tax consultants
GFS Tax Team
Overseas tax teams
Our Ideal Candidate
Demonstrate good knowledge as a tax subject matter expert Expert
Ability to provide timely and feasible solutions/alternatives to address/resolve issues arising in the course of work. Expert
Ability to effectively manage tax (internal and external) deadlines. Advanced
Timely identification, escalation and resolution of issues and exceptions Advanced
Good team player and ability to establish rapport and working relationship with the various stakeholders Core
Responsiveness to queries from stakeholder Advanced
Knowledge of accounting systems and proficiency in data management software such as Excel Core
Apply now to join the Bank for those with big career ambitions. To view information on our benefits including our flexible working please visit our career pages.
How to Apply
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Diversity & Inclusion
Standard Chartered is committed to diversity and inclusion. We believe that a work environment which embraces diversity will enable us to get the best out of the broadest spectrum of people to sustain strong business performance and competitive advantage. By building an inclusive culture, each employee can develop a sense of belonging, and have the opportunity to maximise their personal potential.