PwC Middle East

Tax & Legal Services - Tax - Indirect Tax (Customs) - Manager - Dubai

Not disclosed
29 Dec 2020
29 Jan 2021
Approved employers
Approved employer
Contract type
Full time
Experience level


At PwC, we measure success by our ability to create the value that our clients and our people are looking for. Our reputation lies in building lasting relationships with our clients and a focus on delivering value in all we do. We’re a network of firms in 158 countries with more than 236,000 people who are committed to delivering world-class capabilities and quality in assurance, tax and advisory services.

Established in the region for 40 years, PwC Middle East employs over 4,200 people across 12 countries. Complementing our depth of industry expertise and breadth of skills is our sound knowledge of local business environments across the Middle East region. Our tailored solutions help our clients meet the challenges and opportunities of doing business in the Middle East market and beyond.

Job Description & Summary

A career in our Customs and Trade Tax practice, within Tax services, will provide you with the opportunity to help our clients meet and manage their customs and tax obligations across unique but ever changing tax specialties. You’ll advise clients on their local and overseas tax affairs, while acting as a strategic consultant related to business analysis, customs compliance, audit support and dispute resolution, cost-saving strategies, cross-tax advise and digital customs and international trade solutions and tools.

Our team helps organisations manage customs and indirect tax implications that results in cash flow optimisation and risk reduction. You will be part of a team that works regionally and will have the opportunity to deliver cross-territory projects that include technical customs assistance to Customs Administrations and Trade Authorities in the Middle East.

To really stand out and make us fit for the future in a constantly changing world, each and every one of us at PwC needs to be a purpose-led and values-driven leader at every level. To help us achieve this we have the PwC Professional; our global leadership development framework. It gives us a single set of expectations across our lines, geographies and career paths, and provides transparency on the skills we need as individuals to be successful and progress in our careers, now and in the future.

As a Manager, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. PwC Professional skills and responsibilities for this management level include but are not limited to:

  • Experience with assisting clients in customs audits in the UAE;
  • Previous consulting/client facing experience;
  • Minimum of 4-5 relevant years of experience in customs and international trade matters in the UAE and the GCC;
  • Arabic skills;
  • Develop new skills outside of comfort zone;
  • Act to resolve issues which prevent the team working effectively;
  • Coach others, recognise their strengths, and encourage them to take ownership of their personal development;
  • Analyse complex ideas or proposals and build a range of meaningful recommendations;
  • Use multiple sources of information including broader stakeholder views to develop solutions and recommendations;
  • Address sub-standard work or work that does not meet firm's/client's expectations;
  • Use data and insights to inform conclusions and support decision-making;
  • Develop a point of view on key global trends, and how they impact clients;
  • Manage a variety of viewpoints to build consensus and create positive outcomes for all parties;
  • Simplify complex messages, highlighting and summarising key points;
  • Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct.

Travel Requirements

Up to 20%

Available for Work Visa Sponsorship?


Government Clearance Required?


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