Remuneration Consultant

 An opportunity has arisen for a Remuneration Consultant to join one of the leading Remuneration and Benefit Consulting firms in South Africa.

We are looking for career driven and passionate individuals who are ready to make their mark as professionals in their own right.

Our environment is one that does not focus on micro-management and prospective candidates must incorporate a measure of creating work structures which will enable them to handle a high-pressure environment and deliver within sometimes strenuous deadlines.

Prospective candidates will be expected to bring additional value to the business and its clients, therefore candidates will need to think outside of the box, be resourceful, entrepreneurial and take ownership and responsibility for delivery of work.

Educational Requirements:

  • Bachelor of Commerce Honours Degree.
  • Having started career in Payroll would be advantageous.

Skills and Knowledge Requirements:

  • ADVANCED Excel Skills – Required, including but not limited to:
    • Look-up;
    • Vlook-up;
    • Hlook-up;
    • Pivot tables;
    • IF formulas;
    • SUM IF
    • COUNT IF;
    • Data Validation and;
    • Must be able to populate and prepare excel databases.
  • Thorough understanding of Employment Tax; Taxable income. SDL, UIF etc.
  • PAYE Reviews.
  • CTC (Cost to Company) Conversions.
  • Thorough understanding of how Remuneration Packages are structured and calculated.
  • Good understanding of Base/Guaranteed Pay Management.
  • Knowledge and understanding of Total Rewards Model.
  • Must have good analytical and technical writing skills.
  • Policy and Proposal Drafting (HR, Payroll and Remuneration).

Attitude and Personal Attributes:

  • Good client communication skills, must be presentable and have good work ethics as the role will be client facing.
  • Resourceful with regard to certain work and challenges.
  • Eager to self-develop.
  • Attention to detail is critical.
  • Self-motivated individual able to use initiative and work independently and creatively at times.
  • Ability to learn quickly.
Tax Attorney

Have you simply not reached your full potential, yet, and, at all cost, seeking an opportunity to establish yourself professionally in one of the fastest developing areas of law?

Admitted attorneys with 1-2 years PQE, candidates who do not necessarily have any experience in tax, however, possess some very strong attributes which are essential to succeed in the complex and challenging environment that is tax law.

The ability to research in-depth, near perfect opinion writing and excellent communication skills will be the attributes of the ideal candidate. A proven technical ability is essential.

Our environment requires the utmost professional work ethic, attitude and intellectual capability. Where you are looking to take the next step in your career, please let us hear from you.

Salary: Market related (depending on experience).

Please send a cover note speaking to why you deserve an interview, professional photo, and current CV.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • Attending to Client specific matters including:
  • Drafting legal opinions.
  • Representing client in SARS dispute resolution – objections, appeals etc.
  • Applying for Rulings
  • Preparing and submitting voluntary disclosure.
  • Research on various tax law.
  • Preparing hypothetical corporate structures from a tax perspective.
  • Reviewing trust deeds and advising clients on the use of trusts.
  • Expatriate tax advisory.
  • General tax advice.
  • Invoicing clients and tracking billables.
  • Assisting tax consultants and other internal staff with legal/tax law research.
  • Preparing legal documents in support of child bursary scheme – opinions, contracts etc.
  • Miscellaneous assistance to Line Manager/Director.
  • Reviewing opinions and articles drafted by internal staff/attorneys.
  • Drafting internal company contacts on an ad hoc basis.
Tax Consultant

An opportunity has arisen for a Tax Consultant to join one of the leading Tax Consulting firms in South Africa.

We are looking for career driven and passionate individuals who are ready to make their mark as professionals in their own right.

Our environment is one that does not focus on micro-management and prospective candidates must incorporate a measure of creating work structures which will enable them to handle a high-pressure environment and deliver within sometimes strenuous deadlines.

Prospective candidates will be expected to bring additional value to the business and its clients, therefore candidates will need to think outside of the box, be resourceful, entrepreneurial and take ownership and responsibility for delivery of work.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor of Commerce Degree in Accounting, with Accounting I, II and III, as well as Taxation I and Taxation II.
  • Post Graduate Qualification – advantageous.
  • Excellent command of the English language, both written and spoken.
  • Valid drivers’ license and own vehicle.
  • Registered with relevant Professional Body. (SAIT, SAIBA etc.)

Experience and Knowledge required:

  • Minimum of 3 years’ working experience.
  • Experience within a consulting environment – advantageous.
  • Experience with Annual Financial Statements
  • Experience with individual tax returns
  • Experience with corporate tax returns
  • Experience and knowledge of SARS E-filing and SARS E@syfile

Key Responsibilities as a Tax Technician:

  • Provide assistance with individual and corporate tax returns
PhP Web Developer

An opportunity exists with one of South Africa’s leading Consulting Firms for a PHP Web Developer. The successful individual should be driven, energetic and be able to work independently when necessary.

Responsibilities: 

  • Interpret technical specifications, develop, test and deliver according to spec and document and support their developments.
  • Interacting with external clients to assist with existing products (training, customisation etc.)
  • Programming but will be required to do regular maintenance on software.
  • Must take responsibility for the developments, applications, systems, etc. within their projects.
  • Apply themselves and continually add value to the various divisions and the department.

Minimum Requirements:

  • 5+ years’ experience as a PHP Developer.
  • Role is Client facing and therefore requires a good command of the English Language (spoken and written) a second language will be beneficial.
  • Valid Drivers’ License and OWN vehicle is required to traveling to clients.
  • Strong knowledge of PHP web micro frameworks {{such as slim}}.
  • Understanding of MVC design patterns.
  • Basic understanding of front-end technologies, such as JavaScript, HTML5, and CSS3.
  • Knowledge of object-oriented PHP programming.
  • Understanding accessibility and security compliance.
  • Understanding fundamental design principles behind a scalable application.
  • User authentication and authorization between multiple systems, servers, and environments.
  • Integration of multiple data sources and databases into one system.
  • Creating database schemas that represent and support business processes.
  • Familiarity with SQL database.
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git.