Head of Accounting & Tax

Posted 20 February 2024
Salary 30.000 - 40.000 USD/year
LocationHo Chi Minh City
Location Vietnam
Job type Permanent
Discipline Accounting & FinanceFinancial Services
Contact NameMitch Goddard

Job description

The Company: A leading chemical company is seeking a Head of Accounting & Tax to join their team in HCMC.

About the Head of Accounting & Tax Role:

The Head of Accounting, reporting to the General Manager, will handle the full spectrum of tax & accounting management roles in compliance with Vietnam laws and regulations, group policy and specific guidelines.

Role & Responsibilities:

  • Being responsible for efficiently managing & driving tax strategy and accounting services

  • Manage tax processes such as periodically tax returns, tax payment, tax payable reconciliation, sales reconciliation, tax computation and provision, etc

  • Ensure compliance with corporate tax, accounting reporting and local statutory requirements

  • Keep abreast of regulation changes and development relating to tax, accounting matters

  • Research and manage tax compliance, planning and optimising corporate taxes matters

  • Proactively update management team about any risk due to change in policy and regulation

  • Liaising and working with auditor for year-end audit and tax agent for tax declaration and tax finalisation

  • Leading any ad-hoc accounting projects and statutory requirements

  • Controlling and maintaining full set of the accounting system of the local group


  • At least five years working as a chief accountant / Tax Manager for trading and/or manufacturing companies

  • Strong experience and knowledge of Vietnamese Accounting / finance law especially tax law

  • Excellent communications skills (both English and Vietnamese)

  • Strong leadership and result oriented

  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills

This organisation is a fast-growing firm in their field. It offers an innovative, entrepreneurial, and exciting environment to employees.

If you have solid experience in tax and accounting for manufacturing and trading companies and are seeking for a fantastic fast-growing environment to work in, then this role is a great opportunity for you.

To apply, please send your updated CV to Mitch Goddard at mitch.goddard@cgptalent.com, quoting the job title or Click Apply Now.

Due to an anticipated high volume of applicants, we regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.