Tax planning and strategy
Develop and implement smart tax strategies for Deriv across multiple countries and jurisdictions.
Maintain compliance with tax laws and regulations in each region.
Identify opportunities for tax savings by researching tax laws, regulations, and rulings and recommend appropriate actions to internal stakeholders.
Stay up-to-date with international tax laws on income, capital gains, withholding taxes, VAT/GST, transfer pricing, etc.
Understand the tax impact of new digital business models and stay informed about the latest tax technology and data management trends.
Prepare and file all tax returns promptly and accurately, including income, sales, payroll, and other applicable taxes.
Assess potential impacts of tax laws and regulations changes and advise Deriv on ensuring compliance.
Review and analyse financial data, supporting documents, and tax schedules to identify and resolve any discrepancies or issues.
Tax reporting and analysis
Prepare and review financial statements, tax provisions, and related disclosures to comply with accounting standards (e.g., ASC 740) and reporting requirements.
Perform tax-related financial analysis, including effective tax rate calculations, deferred tax assets/liabilities, and tax-related contingencies.
Ensure accurate financial reporting and address tax-related audit inquiries by working with external auditors.
Tax audit and controversy
Oversee tax disputes, audits, and litigation while representing Deriv’s interests before tax authorities and courts.
Defend the organisation’s tax positions and mitigate tax exposure.
Train and mentor tax professionals across multiple locations to achieve performance standards.
Foster collaboration between regional tax teams.
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field
7-10 years of hands-on tax experience, with at least 4 years of management experience
Significant experience in dealing with cross-border and transfer pricing issues
Strong knowledge of tax laws and regulations across geographies
Ability to interpret and apply complex tax rules to specific situations, with strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Exceptional leadership, communication, and project management skills
Experience working under tight deadlines with global teams
Proficiency in various tax calculation and reporting methodologies
Experience in setting up a relevant system for tax management
Excellent spoken and written English communication
What’s Good To Have
Experience in an international tax role
CPA or other tax credentials
Deriv is an established online trading service provider owned and operated by the Deriv Group.Built upon 20 years of technological excellence and customer focus, we offer a platform with the largest variety of products and services, enabling effortless trading for millions of clients worldwide. Every day, our people are doing incredible work to create a simple, reliable, and flexible online trading experience for our clients. If you love innovating and doing extraordinary work, join us. Together, lets build the future of online trading.