Manager - Indirect Taxation

Date: 08-Nov-2020

Location: IN

Company: TATA SIA Airlines Limited

Job Overview

The position plays an important role in formulating processes with regards to Indirect Taxation compliances and coordination with authorities and other stake holders within Finance.

Key Responsibilities

Indirect Taxes

  • Responsible for indirect tax compliance, work closely with the finance teams and manage compliance with outsource service providers, provide oversight for indirect tax compliance
  • Work with finance and other cross-functional teams to implement and improve end-to-end indirect tax process and procedures to mitigate risks
  • Assist with indirect tax audit and matters under litigation
  • Support end-to-end station launches and business expansion in India and abroad, including business requirements definition, solution design, testing and execution
  • Provide day-to-day operational guidance to business and finance functions
  • Work closely with direct tax team to ensure integration with various business functions, bring awareness to the business and support new business initiatives
  • Analyze current and proposed tax policy changes, evaluate impacts, develop and execute plans accordingly
  • In depth knowledge of Central Excise, GST, and allied Laws & Procedures
  • Knowledge of CGST, SGST and IGST Act & Rules
  • Ability to link Credit Notes/ Debit Notes/ Credit voucher, advances received paid and adjusted etc. to the relevant incoming/ outgoing Tax invoices


  • Knowledge of classification of goods under various chapters of customs law
  • Knowledge of the procedure - Imports/ Exports of raw material and capital goods under exemption schemes Foreign trade laws and provision of transit sale under GST and “bill to” & “shop to transit”
Direct Taxes
  • Establish procedures and processes in India businesses to comply with Indian Tax Laws
  • Ensure compliance and coordinate on topics related to transfer pricing, WHT applicability, issues of Permanent establishment and its compliances, and ensure proper compliances on these topics
  • Coordinate Advise the business in representing these topics before the tax authorities and in related litigations
  • Monitor compilation and submission of periodical returns to Tax authorities
  • Monitor the tax assets and tax receivables, coordinate with respective authorities and ensure timely refunds
  • Advise the business in tax planning to be done for new tenders (covering direct tax issues)
  • Handle audit by tax authorities; Assessments
Skills & Attributes
  • Good communication skills
  • Strong IT skills covering MS Office systems, tax systems
  • Strong leadership and management skills
Work Experience
  • 7-10 years’ experience in taxation
  • Good understanding of the prevailing tax laws
  • Proven analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Must have sound knowledge of the accounting principles
  • Knowledge of SAP will be an added advantage
  • Chartered Accountant from a recognized university