Job Advert - Tax Controller

Job title: Tax Controller

Location: Tel Aviv, Israel

Type of contract: Permanent



Energean is seeking to employ a Tax Controller for our Offices in Tel-Aviv. The Energean Tax Controller will support the related Israeli tax reporting, tax computation, records and maintaining appropriate tax procedures according to relevant legislation and Group policy.


Key Accountabilities:


  • Preparing the annual corporate income tax returns of the company
  • Preparing oil tax levy (Sheshinski) reports in accordance with the special oil & gas tax regulations
  • Monitoring and ensuring direct and indirect  tax procedures and compliance
  • Interpret and implement new or revised tax laws and legislation
  • Produce and deliver timely, accurate and reliable data concerning taxes to the Tax Controller for the preparation of the required reports
  •   Compute taxes owed and ensuring compliance with payment, reporting and other tax requirements, including Corporate Income Tax, Oil tax and Indirect taxes.
  • Assisting and collaborating with  the accounting team on work activity for achieving accurate and efficient tax entries in the ERP system.
  • Preparing the working files for the deferred taxes in accordance with IFRS.
  • Assisting and supporting the Group finance department on all tasks and ad hoc assignments related to tax
  • Assist with the preparation of the local transfer pricing files


Qualifications and Experience:


  • Adv. or CPA diploma
  • Demonstrate experience including tax compliance, accounting, internal external tax reporting which almost certainly include experience in a large company or Big 5 with ideally 2-4 years of experience.




  • Strong technical knowledge with deep knowledge of the Israeli tax legislation; knowledge of oil & gas tax legislation will be considered as an advantage
  • Significant knowledge of accounting environment, including international reporting standards (IFRS)
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills with written and spoken fluency in both Hebrew and English
  • Hands-on, Self-directed, and highly motivated
  • Able to work in a fast-paced and deadline-driven environment
  • Detail-oriented, dependable, and trustworthy
  • High computer literacy and good working knowledge of relevant ERP system (SAP advantage)
  • Well organized, team player, dynamic and fast learner