Manager, VAT & TAX, AkijBashir Group -

Manager, VAT & TAX, AkijBashir Group


  • Accounting/Finance
  • 4 weeks ago
  • Dhaka

Job Description


  • Vacancy: 01
  • Age: at least 33 years
  • Location: Dhaka
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Experience: 5 to 8 years
  • Published: 19 May 2024


  • Master of Commerce (MCom) in Accounting
  • A certification in taxation (CPA, CA, or equivalent)  desirable.

  • 5 to 8 years
  • The applicants should have experience in the following business area(s):
    Group of Companies, Plastic/ Polymer Industry, Tiles/Ceramic, Steel

Additional Requirements
  • Age at least 33 years

Responsibilities & Context

The Manager will play a key role in ensuring the group’s adherence to tax regulations and optimizing its tax strategy across all SBUs. Operating within a dynamic and complex regulatory environment, the role requires a deep understanding of VAT, Income Tax and transfer pricing regulations. Among others, key responsibilities are given below:

  • Lead and oversee VAT/Tax compliance and accounting activities across all business units of AkijBashir Group

  • Develop and implement tax strategies to optimize the company’s tax position and mitigate risks.

  • Attend and lead income tax assessment hearings, providing expert guidance and representation.

  • Develop and manage systems for the preparation and filing of annual tax returns under Section 165 and withholding returns under Section 177

  • Manage a system for receiving and dispatching products with proper Mushok Challan, ensuring compliance.

  • Monitor and control VAT activities, calculations, and payments for accuracy and compliance.

  • Generate, review, and update various Tax & VAT reports regularly.Maintain and oversee VAT statutory registers for all SBUs.

  • Stay updated on VAT & SD Act-2012, VAT & SD Rules 2016, and ITA 2023 to ensure compliance.

  • Supervise and calculate all VAT returns (Mushok 9.1), forms, VDS, TDS, and tax returns under ITA 177.

  • Meet internal and external VAT/Tax reporting deadlines.

  • Provide accurate tax and VAT information, statements, and guidance to cross-functional teams.

  • Collaborate with departments to integrate tax and VAT considerations into business processes.

  • Stay informed on government and business regulations affecting the company’s operations.

  • Develop and implement policies and procedures for tax compliance.

  • Lead and mentor the tax and compliance team, fostering continuous improvement and professional development.

  • Undertake additional tasks assigned by senior management, providing expertise and support as needed.

Skills & Expertise

Compensation & Other Benefits

  • Mobile bill, Medical allowance, Provident fund, Gratuity, T/A
  • Salary Review: Yearly
  • Lunch Facilities: Partially Subsidize
  • Festival Bonus: 2


Work at office

Employment Status

Full Time

Job Location


Company Information



Simpletree, Plot-53, Road-21, Block-B, Kemal Ataturk Avenue, Banani, Dhaka-1213


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