Tax, Technology and Transformation, Manager

  • Competitive
  • Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Ernst & Young Malaysia
  • 20 Mar 19

Tax, Technology and Transformation, Manager

The opportunity

We are looking for talented professional at manager level to join our Center of Excellence (CoE) based in Kuala Lumpur, be part of more than 1,000 person strong and innovative global Tax Technology and Transformation team within EY that offers the following services to our clients to create a cost-effective tax function:

  • Digital transformation
  • Applications-as-a-service
  • Custom technology application development
  • Data improvement and analytics
  • Emerging technologies including robotic process automation (RPA), artificial intelligence (AI), blockchain, cloud solutions, data lake development and business intelligence innovation
  • Tax technology strategy and road mapping
  • Tax operating model transformation including current state assessments, process improvement, risk and controls


This is an area that has seen plenty of recent growth and investment. You will be working on highly publicized projects and have the opportunity to lead a rapidly growing team that makes up our newly deployed nearshore hub, which provides support to our Asia Pacific practices. CoE is a critical component of the Tax Technology and Transformation growth strategy.



Your key responsibilities

  • Lead technical team and manage client-serving business together with Senior Manager
  • Mentor counselees and supporting project team members in any way needed to help ensure timely completion of deliverables
  • Identifying ways to automate manual tasks using existing financial or tax systems and emerging technologies
  • Improving reporting capabilities to enhance our clients' ability to evaluate risk and capitalize on opportunities
  • Identifying change or transformation opportunity


What we are looking for

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information System, Mathematics or related field
  • Ability and experience in leading a team and working across borders
  • Passion in technology and its use in business processes
  • Natural flair for problem solving and an entrepreneurial approach to work
  • Strong organizational and time management skills, with exceptional client-serving consulting skills
  • Ability to capture and synthesize business requirements
  • Excellent communication and business writing skills


Ideally, you will also have one or more of the following

  • Experience managing large, multidisciplinary projects that impact tax
  • Microsoft Office VBA development
  • Robotic Process Automation. e.g. UiPath, BluePrism, or Automation Anywhere
  • ETL/Data visualization/analytics. e.g. Power BI, Tableau, Qlik, Alteryx, or Informatica
  • Working knowledge with SQL database technologies
  • ERP experience. e.g. SAP, Dynamics, PeopleSoft, Workday or Oracle
  • Programming experience. e.g. C#, ASP.Net, C++, PHP, Java, JavaScript, Python, or any web related platform
  • SharePoint development


What working at EY offers

We offer a competitive compensation package where you will be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. We are committed to being an inclusive employer and are happy to consider flexible working arrangements, where this may be needed, guided by our FWA Policy. Plus, we offer:

  • Support and coaching from some of the most engaging colleagues in the industry
  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career
  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that is right for you


About EY

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we hire and develop the most passionate people in their field to help build a better working world. This starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. So that whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.


If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.


Join us in building a better working world.


Apply now.