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Tax Senior - Kisumu Kenya

Job Vacancy: Tax Senior, Kisumu

Location: Kisumu

Employment Type: Full Time

Job Reference: TA-05-18

The Company:
We are a fast growing, high quality, professional audit, tax & advisory firm, located in Nairobi and Kisumu, Kenya. In line with our rapid expansion, we are looking for candidates who are committed and responsible to join us in our audit team.

We are meritocratic firm, committed to train our staff and encourage sharing of knowledge among Staff & Partners.

Job Description:
The role reports to the Tax Managers and Partners / Directors on various assignments at any one time. The applicant should be ready to lead assignments. The role will provide excellent career progression for the right person.


Perform detailed computations to calculate tax liability and advising clients on how to manage complianceResponsible for preparing and submitting compliance (tax) returns by the deadlineResponsible for researching, analysing and interpreting changing tax legislation in KenyaMeeting with clients and collating information, and responding to client inquiriesWorking with tax law and revenue positionsResolving matters with Kenya Revenue AuthorityRepresenting clients in tax audits, compliance checks and investigationsCreating tax strategies for clients and planning their financial futuresOffers technical guidance on indirect taxation issues such as VAT, Customs taxCompile and submit regular reports and presentations for clientsAssisting and supporting tax consultants and professionals in handling taxation mattersAssisting the audit team with tax computations and review of tax section of audit workPerforming other tasks as required

Qualified accountant (ACCA, CPA, ACA) with at least 2 years tax experience with a reputable audit firmMust also have an undergraduate degree or higherRelationship with the revenue authority (tax)Strong leadership and business development skills and integrity within a professional environmentTechnically good knowledge of modern auditing methodologies, ISAs and IFRSsGood working knowledge of Kenyan tax lawsExcellent supervision, communication and ICT skills (especially knowledge of VT, Quickbooks)An additional qualification in ICT will be advantageousStrong written and verbal communication skills in EnglishTeam player, with the ability to multi-task, be flexible and work under pressureSocially confident with good diplomacy and organisation skillsSelf starter with good analytical skills and a proactive approach to problem solvingDedicated and hard-working

How to Apply
Send your application to: by Friday 20th July 2018.

Your application should include a cover letter indicating your desire to work with us, a detailed CV highlighting relevant experience, details of current and expected salary, a daytime phone contact, email address, and the names of three professional referees.

Applications that do not contain current salary will not be considered.

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