Manager, Tax Planning & Management Lead at 9mobile Nigeria

9mobile is a Nigerian private limited liability company. EMTS acquired a Unified Access Service License from the Nigerian Communications Commission in 2007. The License enables EMTS provide Fixed Telephony (wired or wireless), Digital Mobile Services, International Gateway Services and National/Regional Long Distance Services in addition to spectrum assignments in the 900 and 1800 MHz bands.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Manager, Tax Planning & Management Lead

Job ID: IRC4347
Location: Lagos, NG

Job Summary

  • Plan, coordinate and implement company-wide tax systems, ensure EMTS complies with statutory and regulatory stipulations.

Principal Functions

  • Play a key role in supporting the financial management of the business optimization and implementation of international tax and finance structures
  • Review impact of new tax accounting standards, on the company and share knowledge with senior management
  • Establish and maintain relationships with Key internal and external stakeholders
  • Demonstrate applicable working knowledge of the Nigerian Tax laws and how they affect the telecommunications industry


  • Ensure the company’s monthly tax return are filled on or before due dates
  • Respond to queries from federal and state tax authorizes and respond with 48 hours of receipt
  • Coordinate the registration of the company with relevant tax authorities
  • Ensure accurate periodic computation, provisioning and filling of WHT, VAT, company income and education tax returns
  • Provide timely tax advice to senior management as required
  • Provide support for the preparation of final numbers and disclosures for the company’s interim and year end result
  • Review all commercial contract and agreements entered into for tax implications
  • Ensure the Corporate Tax Clearance Certificate(e (TCC) for Federal Inland Revenue Service and State authorities
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with relevant tax authorities
  • Pan and agree information requirements with other business units in order to meet reporting deadlines and ensure the company is compliant with external reporting requirements including IFRS
  • Provide reports on company and tax activities as deemed necessary by senior management
  • Perform duties as instructed by the Director, Financial Planning.

Educational Requirements

  • First Degree in a relevant discipline from a recognized university.
  • Membership of Professional association (CIMA, CFA, ACCA, ICAN, etc.)
  • Six (6) to Eight (8) years work experience, with at least three (3) years in a supervisory role.


  • Financial Accounting / Reporting
  • Fixed Assets Accounting.


  • Accountability
  • Communication.


  • Passion for Excellence
  • Integrity
  • Empowering people
  • Growing people
  • Teamwork
  • Customer Focus.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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