General Electric Lead Tax Operations Leader in Lagos, Nigeria
GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.
Determine and minimize the company's worldwide tax liability with the highest integrity while complying with worldwide tax laws. Intermediate level professional positions requiring subject matter knowledge and experience, more independence in problem solving and decision making.
Handles all wing-to-wing tax reporting and tax accounting processes including forecasting, tax provision, compliance and settlement
Developed basic commercial awareness; may allocate and be responsible for the quality of work in others; act as adviser and coach to junior team members; developed interpersonal skills to handle complex situations
Focus on team & department priorities within operating unit and may be responsible for work and development of others Qualifications/Requirements:
Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college (or a high school diploma / GED with at least 4 years of experience in Finance)
Minimum of 3 additional years of experience in Tax Operations
Must have valid authorization to work full-time without any restriction in Nigeria
A valid NYSC discharge or exemption certificate will be required (please indicate clearly on your resume) Desired Characteristics:
Strong oral and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
Ability to influence others and lead small teams
Lead initiatives of moderate scope and impact
Ability to coordinate several projects simultaneously
Effective problem identification and solution skills
Proven analytical and organizational ability Locations: Nigeria; LagosGE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeocselfprint_poster.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.