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Kampala, Uganda



May 24, 2024 at 2:00:00 PM

About the Organisation

In 2019, we formalized our long-term value approach in the EY NextWave strategy and as a result, we’ve achieved 9.5% compound annual growth (FY 2019–2023) and reached nearly US$50 billion in revenue in FY23, a 14.2% increase in local currency. Long-term value creation is now part of our DNA, and I am proud of the progress it has enabled for EY, highlighted in this EY Value Realized 2023 report.

Job Title

Tax Business Advisor- Intern 1 job at EY Uganda

Job Description

As a member of the Tax team, you'll make a technical contribution to tax engagements and internal projects. You'll actively establish internal and external relationships and identify and escalate potential business opportunities for EY on existing engagements. With a clear focus on anticipating and identifying risks, you'll escalate issues as appropriate. You'll confirm that the work delivered to clients is of high quality and is reviewed by the next-level reviewer.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Tax Research: Conduct research on tax laws, regulations, rulings, and precedents to assist in providing accurate and timely advice to clients and colleagues. This may involve analyzing tax codes, case law, and regulatory updates.

  • Tax Planning: Assist in developing tax planning strategies for individuals, businesses, and organizations to minimize tax liabilities and optimize financial outcomes. This could include analyzing financial statements, tax returns, and transactional data.

  • Tax Compliance: Support the preparation and review of tax returns, filings, and reports for clients, ensuring compliance with relevant tax laws and regulations. This may involve gathering financial information, calculating tax liabilities, and preparing documentation.

  • Client Communication: Communicate with clients, both orally and in writing, to gather information, address inquiries, and provide updates on tax-related matters. Develop professional relationships with clients and strive to deliver high-quality service.

  • Client Consulting: Participate in client meetings and consultations to understand their needs, objectives, and challenges related to taxation. Provide recommendations and advice on tax-related issues, opportunities, and risks.

  • Tax Analysis: Analyze financial data, tax returns, and other relevant information to identify tax-saving opportunities, assess potential risks, and evaluate the tax implications of business decisions and transactions.

  • Team Collaboration: Collaborate with senior advisors, managers, and other team members to support the delivery of tax advisory services. Work closely with colleagues from different departments, such as audit, advisory, and legal, to address clients' multidisciplinary needs.

  • Professional Development: Participate in training sessions, workshops, and educational programs to enhance your knowledge and skills in taxation, accounting principles, and professional standards. Stay informed about changes in tax laws and industry trends.

  • Documentation and Reporting: Maintain accurate records, documentation, and workpapers related to tax engagements. Prepare reports, memos, and presentations summarizing findings, recommendations, and conclusions for review by supervisors and clients.

  • Quality Assurance: Ensure the accuracy, completeness, and integrity of work products and deliverables. Adhere to established quality control procedures, policies, and standards to uphold the firm's reputation and professional excellence.

  • Project Management: Manage tasks, deadlines, and priorities effectively to meet project objectives and deliverables. Take ownership of assigned projects and demonstrate initiative in addressing challenges and meeting client expectations.

  • Ethical Conduct: Uphold ethical standards, confidentiality, and integrity in all aspects of your work. Adhere to professional codes of conduct and regulatory requirements governing the practice of taxation and advisory services.


Qualifications and Competencies

  • First or Second-Class Upper Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or a Business-related field, Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM), Law or Computer Science

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English (other languages are an added advantage).

  • Proficient IT skills (Word, Excel, Power Point).

  • Advanced Computer skills and analytics;

  • Foreign Language will be an added advantage

Attributes: -

  • Self-motivated & positive attitude

  • Integrity

  • Attention to detail with a commitment to high quality and accuracy

  • Willingness to learn

  • Desire to exceed expectations

What’s in it for you

  • Accelerate your technical capabilities and transformative leadership skills with future-focused courses and development programs.

  • Broaden your horizons by working on highly integrated teams across the globe and collaborate with people of diverse backgrounds — both professionally and culturally.

  • Bring out the best in yourself with continuous investment in your personal well-being and career development.

  • Develop your own personal purpose and help us create a positive ripple effect on our teams, our business, clients and society – building a better working world, together.

What you can expect

  • Pre-selected candidates will be invited to perform a skills assessment

  • Upon passing the assessments, you may be invited to attend an interview (HR and business)

  • If you are a great fit for the opportunity, you will receive an offer to join EY and start your career

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