Job Title

Tax Specialist- Automotive

South Africa, Gauteng
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Area: South Africa, Gauteng
Sector: Automotive
Posted: 6 May 2024

Job Details

Our client who is launching an international brand in South Africa is looking for an experienced tax specialist with extensive automotive industry and OEM experience to join their operations in Midrand.




  • Gather and collate tax related information from the audit and accounting department & clients in order to complete the following corporate returns: 
  • ITR14 
  • IT14SD 
  • IRP6, 1st, 2nd and 3rd 
  • DTR01 and DTR02 
  • WT002 returns and reconciliations 
  • Prepare the ITR14, IT14SD returns and supporting documentation and IRP6 returns 
  • Prepare corporate tax computations and review computations prepared for tax compliance 
  • Reconciliation of assessments (include objections and appeals) 
  • Attend to all related Queries / Objections and Appeals, SARS queries, SARS objections and appeals(N00, NOA, ADR1) 
  • Apply for tax clearance certificates (Good standing and Tender) via SARS e-filing 
  • Complete DWT returns (DTR01 & DTR02) as well as WT002 monthly , bi annual and annual returns 
  • Ensure quality control of the corporate returns by preparing a completed Corporate Check List when preparing returns for review 
  • Achieve the yearly KPI’s set out in the following areas: 
  • Productive hours 
  • Tax returns submitted / outstanding 
  • Fees billed 
  • WIP management 
  • Register clients for Income Tax with SARS (IT77C) 
  • Manage individual productivity by achieving the agreed productive hours 


  • At least 1-3 years relevant tax compliance experience with specific emphasis on Corporate/Companies’ tax compliance 
  • Grade 12 
  • Tax or other relevant BCom qualification with Accounting 3 and Tax 
  • Workable knowledge of key elements of the Income Tax Act e.g. Capital Gains Tax, General Allowances and Special Allowances, etc. 
  • Experience with SARS e-filing 
  • Able to gather information, analyse problems and write reports 
  • Able to remain efficient when under pressure 
  • Deadline-orientated with minimum supervision required 
  • Able to plan, prioritise and organise workload and numerous client portfolios 
  • Solution-orientated and able to overcome setbacks 
  • Attention to detail is essential 
  • Client services excellence 
  • Integrity beyond reprieve