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Job Req Number:  81851
Time Type: Full Time

Department:    PH Finance
Position name:     Senior Accountant


Position target:
This position is responsible for the Tax, Audit and Compliance of the company to ensure timely and accurate tax returns filing and payments, audited financial statements are free from material errors and compliance reporting to different government sectors. Should be able to implement corporate tax strategies, controls and mitigate any tax exposures.

Tasks and responsibilities:


Main Task :

  • Responsible for accurate and timely submission of various Corporate tax returns including but not limited to Creditable Withholding tax, Final Withholding tax, Valued Added tax and Income tax.
  • Responsible for the submission of documentary requirements / schedules to support the tax returns.
  • Perform monthly tax reconciliations for all tax types (3-way recon of tax returns, schedules and supporting documents).
  • Perform monthly reconciliation of Statutory accounts (SSS, PHIC and HDMF) to ensure that there are no discrepancies on the EE/ER Contributions remitted and loans paid.
  • Annual registration of books of accounts 
  • Annual application of tax residence certificate for cross border services.
  • Responsible for registration or information update with BIR and SEC.
  • Responsible for compliance of local regulatory tax and statutory requirements.
  • Responsible for the completion and updating of the entities’ permits and licenses that are necessary for the business.
  • Responsible for the completion of Year-end Statutory audit and completion of Financial statements.
  • Liase with tax authorities/auditors/consultants during BIR Tax Audit, negotiate tax issues and file appeals, if necessary.
  • Responsible for compliance of DSV Group Tax & Legal requirements.
  • Responsible in preparing / updating Work Instructions based on recent tax regulations.


Other Tasks : 

  • Support in the clean-up of financial books and statement related to tax and statutory accounts.
  • Monitor contracts, board minutes and Secretary’s certificate.
  • POC for tax, legal and compliance matters of the Company. 
  • POC for external vendor contracts and Intra-Group agreement.
  • Assist in ensuring all internal controls and procedures are properly documented and key financial controls are operating effectively.
  • Supports Finance Manager and Financial Controller in all general accounting and finance budgeting related processes, issues and projects.
  • Compliance with internal regulations, procedures, law and managers orders, including labor regulations, regulations on remuneration and other internal regulations in the company, including company’s intellectual property protection. 
  • Keep abreast of tax laws, regulation changes and development relating to tax and compliance.
  • Other tasks or projects assigned by the Finance Manager or Management.

Special rights: 

Education and skills:

  • Graduate of BS Accountancy
  • Certified Public Accountant is a MUST
  • Tax Certification is a plus
  • Lean Six Sigma Certification is a plus
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Detail oriented
  • Time Management
  • Critical thinking and problem solving skills


Minimal work experience:    

  • Minimum of 5 years relevant work experience in PH taxation, statutory compliance and reporting, preferably have worked in Big 4 firms in the country.
  • Must have a relevant work experience in Local finance, record to report, treasury, asset management and financial reporting
  • Must have relevant work experience in Statutory and Tax audit
  • Updated with IFRS Accounting standards
  • Knowledge in SAP and BIR websites - eFPS, aAFS, ORUS, BIR Excel Uploader.
  • Broad knowledge base on tax planning and strategies.

DSV – Global Transport and Logistics

DSV is a dynamic workplace that fosters inclusivity and diversity. We conduct our business with integrity, respecting different cultures and the dignity and rights of individuals. When you join DSV, you are working for one of the very best performing companies in the transport and logistics industry. You’ll join a talented team of approximately 75,000 employees in over 80 countries, working passionately to deliver great customer experiences and high-quality services. DSV aspires to lead the way towards a more sustainable future for our industry and are committed to trading on nature’s terms.

We promote collaboration and transparency and strive to attract, motivate and retain talented people in a culture of respect. If you are driven, talented and wish to be part of a progressive and versatile organisation, we’ll support you and your need to achieve your potential and forward your career.

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