Deputy Commissioner- Domestic Taxes Enforcement

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Company:Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA)
Job Type:Permanent
Salary:Ksh. Not mentioned

Job details

Key responsibilities:

  • Represent the department or the authority in inter government agency initiatives relating to fight against illicit trade
  • Analyze findings and intelligence and formulate of strategic and tactical reports for use in interventions against illicit trade
  • Formulate strategies, policies and procedures relevant to surveillance and enforcement against illicit trade and illegal transaction in accordance with tax laws
  • Collate and dissemination of intelligence gathered by the Division
  • Advice the Commissioner on technical matters relating to the enforcement operations
  • Liaise with other programs and stakeholders on all matters relating to enforcement operations
  • Ensure that all directives, rulings, change in methods of operation or determination of duties or taxes are implemented at all levels of operation in the division
  • Facilitate implementation and monitoring of annual work plan
  • Manage and control Inspection of Excise Factories
  • Coordinate and ensure effective implementation of measures against illicit trade through interdiction of illicit excisable goods and prosecution of offenders
  • Control and monitor sensitive exports and imports of including spirits and other alcoholic beverages
  • Facilitate the Licensing and registration process of Manufacturers and Importers of excisable goods
  • Ensure strict compliance with regulations including timely and routine inspection of persons engaged in the manufacture and importation of excisable goods
  • Ensure effective management of enforcement systems including Excisable Goods Management System (EGMS) and Tax Invoice Management Systems (TIMS)

Academic and Professional qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Law, Business Administration, Economics or related disciplines from a recognized university.
  • Master’s degree in a relevant field such as business administration or economics from a recognized university.
  • A professional qualification in any relevant discipline will be an added advantage.

Relevant work experience required:

  • Must have at least ten (10) years of service in a tax administration environment, five (5) at managerial level.
  • Wide knowledge and experience in Domestic Tax and Customs law and administration.
  • At least three (3) years senior management experience in enforcement against illicit trade will be an added advantage.

Skills required:

  • Strong leadership skills
  • Possess good organization, planning and analytical skills.
  • Focused and result driven individual.
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Communication skills
  • Positive attitude
  • High integrity
  • Team player

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