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Tax Accountant



Manage the operational Tax and VAT aspects of the Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia and Swaziland (BLNe) subsidiaries and South Africa. Prepare Tax reports and assist with various monthly reporting requirements. Assist with tax compliance and tax queries.


  • Income Tax (BLNe) – overall administration including tax returns and provisional payments
  • VAT (BLNe & SA)- overall management of VAT including monthly returns and payments
  • Year-end and quarterly tax and reporting responsibilities, including normal- and deferred tax calculations
  • Provisional tax computations and returns
  • Provide support for Customs queries
  • Managing queries and audits from Revenue Authorities
  • Assist with implementation of tax reporting tools such as exception reports
  • Any other tax- and financial queries or projects as required by the business


  • BCom or equivalent degree
  • Qualified Chartered Accountant will be advantageous
  • Post Graduate tax qualification will be advantageous
  • Retail experience will be advantageous
  • 2-5 years relevant experience
  • Knowledge of tax compliance and reporting is essential
  • Competencies required: Aptitude to work with figures, Planning; organising and control, Problem assessment, Communication skills, Detail orientation, Stress tolerance and able to work in a team as well as independently

CLOSING DATE: Friday, 07 October 2022 

If you are interested and meet the minimum requirements, please submit your CV and an internal application form to our Direct Hire platform using the following link:

All external candidates please use the following link :

 If you do not hear from us within 4 weeks of the closing date of this position, please regard your application as being unsuccessful.  

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