KRA Chief Manager – Research & Surveys Jobs in Kenya

KRA Chief Manager – Research & Surveys Jobs in Kenya


Job Summary

  • The purpose of this role is to effectively manage the implementation of KRA research & surveys agenda, revenue forecasts and analysis of tax administration measures & policies.

    Key Performance Areas

  • Provide leadership and ensure implementation of strategic initiatives in Research, Surveys & Business Analysis;

  • Oversee the development and review of policies, operational guidelines, and procedures for Research & Surveys;

  • Oversee the preparation and implementation of research agenda;

  • Lead, guide and motivate staff under Research & Surveys;

  • Coordinate the development of briefs on tax administration and policy issues for Senior Management;

  • Oversee the review of tax administration and policies from time to time to ensure effectiveness and efficiency;

  • Oversee the preparation of tax revenue forecasts and ensuring their review on monthly/quarterly basis;

  • Evaluating impact on tax revenues of various interventions/policy changes/initiatives;

  • Coordinate preparation of research articles, survey reports and preparation of research briefs for management and policymakers;

  • Developing annual research and survey plans;

  • Prepares an annual personnel development plan for the Research & Surveys Team to ensure training needs are appropriately identified and a mutually agreed training plan for individual staff members is progressed;

  • Oversee the implementation of surveys to gauge the level of satisfaction of both internal and external customers and the challenges that need to be addressed, and

  • Manage relationship with stakeholders and represent the Authority in various research forums.

    Academic and Professional Qualifications

  • Master’s degree
    in related field from a recognized university (Doctoral qualifications in Economics will be an added advantage).

  • Bachelor’s degree in Economics, Statistics or Business related field from a recognized university.

  • Management course.

  • Proficient in statistical packages such as Stata, Eviews, SPSS among others

    Relevant Work Experience

  • At least seven (7) years of post-graduate (post-masters) experience with at least three (3) years’ experience at the level of Manager.

    Skills Required

  • Experience in micro-simulation modeling, general equilibrium modeling, and econometric analysis.

  • Experience in macroeconomic forecasting

  • Ability to establish and manage structures, processes and standards

  • Ability to clearly communicate complex information

  • Able to work closely with, and influence others

  • Good understanding of Revenue Acts and KRA’s core business.

  • Be customer focused.

  • Have excellent management and communication skills.

  • Must have demonstrated a broad understanding of the departmental operations, mandate and strategic direction.

  • Must have demonstrated high standards of integrity.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; KRA Chief Manager – Research & Surveys Jobs in Kenya


    Find jobs in Kenya. Jobs - Kenya jobs. Search our career portal & find the latest Kenyan job positions, career opportunities & jobs in Kenya.

    Jobs in Kenya - banking jobs, IT jobs, accounting jobs, NGO jobs, business administration, ICT, UN jobs, procurement jobs, education jobs, hospital jobs, human resources jobs, engineering, teaching jobs, and other careers in Kenya.

    Find your dream job from 1000s of vacancies in Kenya posted and updated daily - click here!

  • Click here to post comments

    Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Job Vacancies in Africa.

    Scholarship 2020/21

    Undergraduate Scholarships 2020/2021
    Masters Scholarships,
    PhD Scholarships,
    International Scholarships.