Finance and Tax Advisor in Falkland Islands Government Stanley, Falkland Islands

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The Falkland Islands Government are seeking a Finance and Tax Advisor to review and provide legal expertise advising on routine as well as complex or novel legal issues/questions.

You will provide expert finance and tax advice to the oil development project team on areas such as project finance, the Falkland Islands tax regime, royalties, petroleum valuation, decommissioning and other financial elements of the project. This will include the provision of support and guidance on related matters, which may also require the sourcing and managing of external advice covering a diverse range of topics all related to the proposed oil development.

The ideal candidate will be:

  • CCAB or CIMA qualified, with at least 5 years post qualification experience in a related area (preferably within the oil and gas sector).
  • Able to demonstrate an excellent commercial finance background and understanding of project finance and tax issues.
  • Organised, articulate, persuasive and have strong interpersonal skills, along with the ability to establish excellent working relationships with colleagues, senior government leaders, elected officials, industry representatives and external partners.
  • Enthusiastic, self-motivated and proactive, as well as a lateral thinker, skilled problem solver and a supportive team player.

Set in the South Atlantic Ocean, around 400 miles east of South America and 8,000 miles south-west of the UK, the Falkland Islands are a small, thriving community with a British way of life, benefiting from good local services, a varied social calendar and an absence of traffic jams!

Salary package includes:

  • Eligibility for a 25% taxable gratuity
  • Flights package for you and any accompanying dependents
  • 41 days paid leave (includes Public and Government Holidays)
  • Relocation allowance to assist with moving costs.
  • Government housing for rent and a starter pack to help you settle in.
  • A stimulating and supportive setting to work in and a unique and beautiful setting to live in.

If this sounds like the opportunity for you, we want to hear from you. This role closes on the 11th December so don’t miss out, apply today!

Public Sector; Local Government; Finance; Tax; Legal; Leadership; Regeneration; Customer Services; Advice; Falkland Islands.

Company: Falkland Islands Government

Vacancy Type: Full Time 

Job Location: Stanley, Falkland Islands

Application Deadline: N/A

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