Tax Assistant: Cape Town
Closing date for applications: 31 August 2021

EBS        TaxAssistant/CT/2021        8 June 2021

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Brief Description of this Job

Ensuring that all Nexia SAB&T client base tax returns are submitted, follow-up on queries from SARS, and assisting the clients with their queries.

Application Requirements

  • Matric
  • Diploma / Certificate in Taxation
  • English and Afrikaans speaking


  • Minimum 2-4 years working experience in tax
  • Highly Computer Literate (MS Office) including Skytax or other similar tax programs

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Able to work meet deadlines and work under pressure
  • Very high attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Positive and confident Attitude

Personal Competencies:

  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Team player, approachable, receptive to feedback from others
  • Able to convey factual information clearly and effectively
  • Good listening skills, actively clarifying what has been communicated to ensure understanding
  • Integrity, honesty and confidentiality
  • Prioritising, ability to manage time effectively
  • Results orientated, adheres to deadlines
  • Methodical, accurate and detail conscious
  • Adaptable / flexible
  • Ability to work in a pressurised environment
  • Assertive, able to handle conflicts
  • Negotiation skills
  • People Management skills
  • Tactful, ability to use discretion
  • Display level of patience and understanding
  • Willingness to learn and continuously improve
  • Customer service orientated (internal and external)
  • Problem solving and decision making
  • Self-motivated and energetic