CV, Tax Manager Seeking a position in the US or Europe

I am currently available for work
Serial No: 15658

Skills keywords: communication, project management, risk management, tax compliance, tax management
Short Bio:

I am looking for a position related to management of tax function within oil & gas company or a company providing professional services in this industry. I would be seeking for a position allowing me to relocate to the United States or to Europe.

My experience includes 11 years of work with PwC Moscow (from the entry level to a tax director) supported by a preceding 2-years experience in the industry.


Current location: Moscow, Russia - View on map
Nationality: Russian
Preferred Sector of Employment:  Oil, Gas and Energy, General Management, accounting and finance
Spoken languages: english, russian
Location I am interested in working: Czech Republic, France, Italy, Mexico, Netherlands, North America, spain, United Kingdom, United States


 US Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Certificates for all subjects included in the curriculum
License pending

1997 – 2003
 Higher School of Economics (State University)
Major in Security Markets and Financial Management
Diploma of specialist and B.A. (Economics)

Professional courses

2003 – 2007
 Effective Delegating, Conflict Management, Business English, Writing, Presentation Skills, Negotiation Skills (basic and advanced), Communication Skills (basic and advanced), Interviewing Skills, Consultative Selling, Client Focussed Selling, Coaching in the Worplace.

Computer skills Proficient with Excel, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Lotus Notes

Language abilities Native Russian. High level of oral and written proficiency in English

Career Experience

September 2003 -present
Russian branch of PricewaterhouseCoopers Russia B.V. (the Netherlands)
Tax and legal services for energy, utilities and mining

Director in PwC Moscow office, October 2014 – present

Major clients: Russian and non-Russian major oil, gas and LNG companies (downstream – midstream – upstream); international oilfield service companies

• Leading tax and accounting advisory projects: design of tax planning and tax risk management processes, tax structuring of cross-border transactions in light of the new Russian CFC and tax residency rules and European tax reform; advise on controversial tax matters;

• Methodological support for migration to a new ERP system providing for an accurate and comprehensive response for the client’s business;

• Structuring of multinational corporations intra-group transactions aimed at enhancing their tax efficiency;

• Administrative group manager (20 members)

Senior Manager in PwC Moscow office,
June 2012 – September 2014

 Management of tax consulting projects, including coordination of activities of different departments and overseas offices for solving complex and large-scale projects

 Approval and monitoring of the execution of project budgets

 Professional training of junior specialists

 Audit of tax (RAR, IFRS, US GAAP)

 Administrative group manager

Senior Manager in PwC Kazan office,
October 2010 – June 2012

 In PwC Kazan I’ve taken the business development function for tax and legal line of service of PwC Russia (in addition to the professional areas as described below)

Manager in PwC Moscow office
July 2007 – September 2010

Senior consultant in PwC Moscow office
July 2005 — June 2007

Consultant in PwC Moscow office
September 2003 — June 2005

February 2001 – August 2003
OOO Yukos-Moscow

Senior specialist of the control and analytic department

 Development (within a working group) of amendments to the RF tax legislation

 Development of analytical models for assessing the effect of various factors on the tax load of oil and gas production enterprises

 Participation in audit of subsidiaries (taxation and contractual issues)