Tax Senior Jobs in Kisumu, Kenya
Tax Senior Jobs in Kisumu, KenyaEmployment Type: Full Time
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.
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 compliance
Responsible for preparing and submitting compliance (tax) returns by the deadline
Responsible for researching, analysing and interpreting changing tax legislation in Kenya
Meeting with clients and collating information, and responding to client inquiries
Working with tax law and revenue positions
Resolving matters with Kenya Revenue Authority
Representing clients in tax audits, compliance checks and investigations
Creating tax strategies for clients and planning their financial futures
Offers technical guidance on indirect taxation issues such as VAT, Customs tax
Compile and submit regular reports and presentations for clients
Assisting and supporting tax consultants and professionals in handling taxation matters
Assisting the audit team with tax computations and review of tax section of audit work
Performing other tasks as required
Qualified accountant (ACCA, CPA, ACA) with at least 2 years tax experience with a reputable audit firm
Must also have an undergraduate degree or higher
Relationship with the revenue authority (tax)
Strong leadership and business development skills and integrity within a professional environment
Technically good knowledge of modern auditing methodologies, ISAs and IFRSs
Good working knowledge of Kenyan tax laws
Excellent supervision, communication and ICT skills (especially knowledge of VT, Quickbooks)
An additional qualification in ICT will be advantageous
Strong written and verbal communication skills in English
Team player, with the ability to multi-task, be flexible and work under pressure
Socially confident with good diplomacy and organisation skills
Self starter with good analytical skills and a proactive approach to problem solving
Dedicated and hard-working
How to Apply
Send your application to: [email protected] by 20th January 2019.
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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