Tax Account Manager Job Vacancy At Jumia

Tax Account Manager - Jumia
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Tax Account Manager Job Vacancy At Jumia

A Tax Account Manager job vacancy is currently available at Jumia. Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified individuals who possess all the below-listed criteria.

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Job Objective

As a Tax Manager who will direct and manage multiple operations related to taxes and deliver tax services, your primary responsibility is to manage specific tax-related functions in addition to compliance-related activities i.e. report monthly and quarterly tax preparation. In addition to this, provide a reconciliation of a company’s condition for income tax.

Tax Account Manager – Jumia Responsibilities

  • Plan, manage and develop over all aspects of the company& tax process.
  • Deliver a full range of tax services within a given period.
  • Identify tax risks and provide mitigation plans.
  • Build and maintain healthy relationships with the company’s consultants &tax regulators. Coordinate with tax audits and special tax-related projects.
  • Provide inventive tax planning and review intricate income tax returns.
  • Implement opportunities for process improvement in company tax procedures.
  • Manage and support members of the AR/AP team on tax-related topics.
  • Mentor accounting staff and review their performance on tax-related topics.
  • Manage tax provision and tax compliance process of the company.
  • Maintain and reconcile tax balances on the general ledger.
  • Prepare all tax papers regularly.
  • Review quarterly tax projections.
  • Timely filing of consolidated federal, state and local income tax returns and other business filings.
  • Monitor legislative and regulatory tax law development and create strategies to capitalize on changes to taxation legislation.
  • Provide help in minimizing tax risk in regards to acquisitions, mergers, and various other business dealings.
  • Ensure compliance with laws and regulations.


  • BSc (Master degree as added advantage) in Accounting, Finance, Economics, or a related field
  • 10+ years of experience in finance, accounting, and operational processes.
  • Proven 5+ years of experience as a tax manager or accountant or a similar role.
  • Solid knowledge about Nigeria federal, state, and local reporting requirements i.e excellent knowledge of tax
    accounting, tax compliance and all types of tax returns.
  • ICAN or CITN (or both) membership compulsory. Strong finance and accounting knowledge, including experience with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS).
  • Proficiency in MS office and tax reporting software.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Ability to handle sensitive and confidential data.
  • Hardworking and honest.
  • Excellent problem-solving and decision-making skills.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy.

How To Apply For Tax Account Manager – Jumia Job

  • Hit the ‘APPLY FOR JOB’ button below.
  • Follow the displayed link to proceed to the Jumia recruitment portal.
  • Hit the ‘Apply for this job’ button and fill the online application form accurately.
  • Submit your application and await notification if shortlisted.
  • The application deadline was not specified.
​We Offer
  • A unique experience in an entrepreneurial, yet structured environment
  • The opportunity to become part of a highly professional and dynamic team working around the world
  • An unparalleled personal and professional growth as our longer-term objective is to train the next generation of leaders for our future internet ventures.

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