Job Description :
Purpose : Act as the tax advisor to the Shell’s businesses in Kazakhstan
Ensure that the tax structures and planning are in line with Responsible tax principles;Assists Caspian Tax manager in the Assurance Process.
1) Maintain consistent application of the Global Tax Strategy & Ongoing Objectives and Tax Manual; (2) Build and maintain excellent business relationships with key business contacts within and outside of Shell (3) Work flexibly to provide a fit-for-purpose tax support that appropriately recognizes risk and value
Experience and Qualification required
Strong knowledge and experience in tax law and practice in Kazakhstan or another CIS country(mandatory); professional Russian language skills are mandatoryBroad experience in business taxation working for Shell, another multinational, or a professional firm (5- 6 years of experience at a manager level at big4 ) with upstream experience.
Recognized professional qualification or degree in finance, tax, law or economicsUnderstanding of the RDS corporate structure and governance processes.
Ability to evaluate tax risks, balance risk with Business objectives, and make recommendations that are objective, practical, technically appropriate, and supportive of the Business