Specialist Tax

Open date: 2015-08-11
Close date: 2015-09-14

Oyu Tolgoi’s workforce today is more than 95 per cent Mongolian, and major strategic focus for the company is to develop a skilled workforce that is continuously learning. We aim to attract the best talent, so that we can together deliver a safe and globally competitive copper business that contributes to the prosperity of Mongolia.

The opportunity

We are looking for one (1) Tax Specialist in our Finance department based in Ulaanbaatar.

The main purpose of the role is to ensure Oyu Tolgoi LLC is compliant with Mongolian tax legislation and procedure, therefore to ensure that the company is tax compliant, to manage the tax audits process, and to take an active role in any tax appeals process.

The incumbent will work closely with Tax Manager and Chief Accountant of the company, as well as state organizations of Mongolia and Mongolian Taxation Authority officials on liaising and coordinating on tax matters.

What the role entails

  • Ensure on time submission of tax returns to Mongolian Taxation Authority (MTA);
  • Pay right amount of taxes declared by tax returns on time;
  • Provide appropriate and timely tax advice to OT management and in-house departments;
  • Coordinate with tax auditors during the tax audit;
  • Communicate effectively with external government agencies and external and internal auditors;
  • Contributing to the Oyu Tolgoi Finance team by sharing expertise and;
  • Building relevant skills and capability to increase effectiveness and efficiency of Finance team and tax technical support;
  • Provide input to Oyu Tolgoi taxation policy and procedure, and update relevant sections as required;
  • Manage own career by being accountable for one’s behaviour, performance and development;
  • Manage individual and team performance to achieve individual and organisation results;
  • Manage team effectively.

What you will need for this role

  • College/University Education: Master Degree in accounting, tax law or similar fields;
  • Certified Tax Accountant and/or CPA will be advantageous;
  • At least 10 years’ experience in tax compliance area;
  • Previous work experience tax department of big 4 audit firms or Mongolian Taxation Authority is preferable.
  • Software skills of SAP, Navisoft (or other accounting software).
  • Strong verbal and writing skills in English

If you have any enquiries, please contact the following addresses:

Monnis Tower, 1st Floor
Chinggis Avenue 15, Sukhbaatar District
Ulaanbaatar - 14240, Mongolia

Tel: + (976) - 7010-3604

All potential candidates must be medically cleared.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and asked to submit additional documents

For successful candidates, please be advised that information submitted and collected during the recruitment process may be used or required by other HR functions such as Training and HR Services.

Employees of the Oyu Tolgoi LLC and subcontract companies currently working at Oyu Tolgoi mine must notify their employer of their application prior to progressing to the interview stage.

Oyu Tolgoi LLC ensures fair and transparent recruitment practices where all applicants are provided with equal opportunities and the decision on recruitment is made by committee members without any involvement of mediating individuals.