Sarawak Energy Berhad
  • 15 - 17 Years
  • Malaysia - Sarawak - Kuching
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  • Posted 26 days ago
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Job Description


Responsible to ensure the tax compliance of SEB Group and proactively explore opportunities to reduce tax via proper tax planning. Thus, to achieve the mission, goals and strategy of the Finance Department function and the Group Business Plan.

Report directly to Head of Finance on all matters on relating to tax and other matters as specified from time to time.


Primary responsible for SEB Group of companies’ final tax computations for the purpose of tax returns (Borang C & R) and tax estimates (Borang CP204) for SEB Group of Companies are submitted within the time limit and per the requirements of the Malaysian Income Tax Act 1967.

Review accuracy of monthly tax estimate for Monthly Group Reporting purposes.

Ensures that the establishment complies with periodic tax payments, information reporting and other tax authority requirements.

Advises management regarding effects of business activities (including funding options and investment strategies) on taxes, and on strategies for minimizing tax liability.

Liaise with tax agent and tax authorities for any matter arising on taxes by SEB Group of Companies.

Primary responsible for the application for Investment Allowance and Import Duty & Sales Tax Exemption are submitted for qualifying projects.

Provide advices within the Group of Companies on all direct and indirect taxes obligations, including:

the appropriate withholding tax deductions for cross border payments;

import duties;

scheduler tax deductions;

expatriate tax;

Sales and Services Tax, GST & etc

To minimize the Group exposures to tax liabilities.

Keep abreast of current development in tax area and update and prepare the relevant department for the changes.

Lead and manage Compliance team to provide effective and efficient internal taxation services to all Departments and ensure appropriate tax governance framework

Manage, lead and execute tax planning and key strategic projects

Provide recommendation and probable solution to support the business on tax issues, policies and procedures; and drive tax strategies and planning

Perform research and analysis on significant transactions including scenario planning and maintain documented tax technical advice and update relevant stakeholders as appropriate

Apply tax legislation, ruling and case decision to specific tax issues and evaluate tax implications to the Group

Demonstrate problem solving and decision-making ability on tax related issues

Engage and collaborate with other stakeholders/ external parties (i.e.. Tax Authorities, Tax Consultant and Legal Consultants) to obtain key tax information and strategy to align business goal and drive strategic value


A recognized degree in the field of accounting

Preference will be given to members of ACCA, CIMA, ICAEW etc

Minimumfifteen (15) years working experience in tax field, preferable from major public accounting firm and the involvement in advisory roles is essential

Profile Summary

Type:Company Job

Role:Senior Manager


Salary:Not Disclosed

Deadline:20th Oct 2019

Company Profile

Sarawak Energy Berhad (Sarawak Energy), is both an energy development company and a vertically integrated electricity utility with a vision to achieve sustainable growth and prosperity for Sarawak by meeting the region's need for reliable, renewable energy. With a multidisciplinary workforce comprising about 5,000 employees, Sarawak Energy servesclose to 680,000 customers and a population of almost 3 million across the state.
Building on a strong foundation of nearly 100 years as an effective utility company, Sarawak Energy is taking bold steps to support the transformation of Sarawak in its vision to become a developed state by the year 2030. In line with our broader roles and responsibilities, Sarawak Energy has embarked on a massive transformation journey since 2010, to advance from a traditional utility company into a modern and agile corporation.

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