Vice President Tax – Asia

Posted on: 2019-07-02
Industries: Property & Construction
Sector: Corporate Functions
Location: Asia Pacific
Job reference: 2958672

  • Shanghai based role
  • Global real estate investor and asset management firm
  • High performing, collaborative team

Aurex Group (formerly Capstone Recruitment) has partnered with a long term client to find a Head of Tax for their Asia real estate investment business. Stationed in Shanghai, this role sits at the leadership level of the organisation with a regional and global peer group.

Ultimately, this role is responsible for structuring and planning all tax considerations for both real estate investment transactions and management/operating entities.


  • analyse, monitor and evaluate all tax implications of Real Estate investments (acquisition/divestment/asset management)
  • coordinate and review fiscal due diligence on RE investments
  • ensuring that appropriate internal controls are in place
  • collaborate with various departments and analyze all business issues and meet objectives to execute all strategies and plan all domestic and state pricing issues
  • coordinate with all business units and assist in monitoring fiscal implication of all issues and present and future strategies.
  • oversee the tax returns for the Company’s international subsidiaries and branches
  • oversee the international tax compliance and income tax provision process, providing assistance and guidance to foreign teams
  • monitor and evaluate implications of tax legislation, ensuring compliance with foreign countries and tax reporting initiatives, foreign governments and other regulatory agencies (e.g., transfer pricing, permanent establishment, etc.)
  • liaison with operating management on tax issues and accounting staff on tax accounting issues

The person:

This person should have a demonstrable track record working in a practical, hands-on tax role. This experience could be gained from Big4 accounting firms or legal practices.

Regional exposure across Asia is essential, as is specific experience with real estate investment structuring.

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