Tax Accountant

Date:  08-Nov-2021
Job Req ID:  1528
Company:  John Swire & Sons (HK) Ltd.


John Swire & Sons (H.K.) Limited
The Swire group is a multi-national, multi-disciplined commercial group, with its principal areas of operations in the Asia Pacific region, and centred on the Greater China area.  We pride ourselves on being original and forward-looking, setting standards for operational excellence wherever we do business – qualities that have guided our operations for over 200 years.
John Swire & Sons (H.K.) Limited is the holding company of the publicly-listed conglomerate, Swire Pacific Ltd.  Our Taxation Department invites applications for the following position:



Tax Accountant


The job holder is responsible for providing support to Group Taxation Manager and Tax Manager in tax compliance, transfer pricing documentation, desktop research, international tax advisory, group restructuring, tax planning and M&A projects.




•    Manage tax compliance works, including corporate income tax filings in Hong Kong and personal income tax filings in Hong Kong and the Chinese mainland.
•    Assist in the preparation of transfer pricing documentation, including local files of Hong Kong and the Chinese mainland, Master File of the Swire group and Country-by-Country Reporting notification in Hong Kong. 
•    Identify Hong Kong tax issues and providing tax advice to Operating Companies.
•    Identify and implement tax efficient structures across Hong Kong and the Chinese mainland.
•    Assist Group Taxation Manager and Tax Manager in merger and acquisition transactions, tax due diligence, group restructuring, tax audit, etc.



•    A Bachelor’s degree, with at least 4 - 5 years relevant experience in taxation field, preferably with international tax experience.
•    Well versed in the prevailing Hong Kong and China tax legislation, and their practical application. 
•    Hands-on experience in conducing desktop research on international tax independently.
•    Excellent communication skills in both spoken and written English and Chinese. Fluent Putonghua is required.
•    Proficient in Word, Excel and PowerPoint



We offer competitive package to the right candidate. Qualified and interested parties please send us your application by clicking “Apply Now”.  Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


We are an equal opportunity employer.  All applications received will be used exclusively for selection purposes and handled confidentially by authorized personnel only.  Your application may also be considered for other suitable positions within the Swire group.  (Please indicate clearly on your application if you would not like to be considered for other positions within the group.)  Unsuccessful applications will be destroyed after an appropriate time. 




The Swire Group is committed to creating an inclusive and supportive working environment for all our people regardless of their age, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, relationship, family status, disability, race, ethnicity, nationality, religious or political beliefs. We believe in creating an environment where people feel comfortable at work and able to realise their full potential.