Head of Tax Jobs in Dubai at Moove
Title: Head of Tax
About MooveMoove is on a mission to democratise vehicle ownership for over 1 billion Africans who have limited or no access to vehicle financing resulting in the lowest per capita car ownership in the world. We are building the largest full-service mobility fintech in Africa, offering vehicle loans, vehicle insurance and other financial services to mobility entrepreneurs. We are Uber’s exclusive vehicle financing and vehicle supply partner in sub-Saharan Africa providing revenue-based vehicle financing to Uber’s driver-partners. In less than one year, Moove-financed cars have completed almost a million Uber trips across the continent.
About The RoleReporting directly to the VP Global Head of Finance the Head of Tax will be for the tax advisory for the group plus several business units, transactional work, preparation of the tax accounting and tax compliance.
What You Will Be Doing
Strategy and Planning- Support International Head office with the design and delivery of tax effective structures and solutions that facilitate business operations and add value to corporate transactions, including mergers, acquisitions, disposals, joint ventures and partnerships across the global entities;
Compliance including accounting and reporting- Responsible for ensuring effective and timely planning, co-ordinating and managing of the delivery of direct and indirect tax compliance (tax computations, returns, payments and enquiries) .
Tax governance and tax risk management- Ensure robust and effective governance, processes and controls in place whilst making sure that the all entities are compliant with laws and regulations;
What You Will Need
Substantial experience including having worked in industry with diverse, multinational operations, commercially focused at a regional level.
Influence a diverse range of stakeholders within both the corporate functions and operating businesses and the experience to manage relationships with external advisers, providers and tax authorities in multiple regions
A good communicator – critical to the role with the ability to communicate the complex to non-specialists and to ensure that tax continues to be seen as an added value function across the whole organisation;
Confident and articulate in supporting the business and working alongside advisers;
Experience with European, Middle East and African Tax is a plus
Ability to manage a team of qualified staff and bring them along on the journey
Strong Communication & interpersonal skills
Strong analytical skills & problem-solving skills
Ability to follow-up on outstanding issues
Ability to work effectively as part of a team
Ability to manage time & work under pressure
Readiness to persevere with difficult tasks
Ability to be assertive without being aggressive
Personal and/or Leadership Attributes:
Demonstrates leadership experience motivating several teams concurrently; leads by example with creativity, strategic thinking and innovation and passion for customer-oriented product design and P&L management.
A great “communicator”. Must be articulate, open, and direct.
Possesses strong presence with positive interactions across all levels of management, staff and with external customers and stakeholders.
Proven ability to create and manage an accountability-based-culture: lead, motivate and develop a highly technical and talented world class organisation.
Comfortable in a low…