Kenya Revenue Authority was established by an Act of Parliament in 1995 to enhance tax administration. KRA is the principal revenue collection agent for the Government of the Republic of Kenya. The Authority is committed to quality service delivery to the business community, taxpayers, revenue,collection agents, the general public and the Government. The vision of the Authority is to be 'the leading Revenue Authority in the world respected for Professionalism, Integrity and Fairness'.
The Authority is seeking qualified candidates who will help it achieve its goals by filling several positions under its graduate trainees programme.
The Authority therefore wishes to invite suitable Kenyan citizens for consideration. The intake will be for both Revenue Officer trainees and Border Control Officer trainees.
Successful candidates will be required to undergo an intensive training in all the theoretical and practical aspects of modern tax administration and managerial skills for a period of 24 months.
Applicants must be graduates from recognised Universities with a minimum of Upper Second Class Honours degree preferably in the following fields:
- B.Com. (Accounting/Auditing/Business Administration options)
- B.A/BSc. (Econpmics/Statistics/Communication/Finance/Humanities)
- Business Administration (Finance option)
- LLB (Taxation Law will be an advantage)
- Any other relevant degree, however, those with ICT related degree should not apply.
General computer skills in Windows Operating System (Windows XP and Office Suite etc.), office automation tools (Microsoft Word, Excel and Power Point, etc.) and use of the internet will be a strong advantage.
Applications in own handwriting enclosing a detailed curriculum vitae, copies of educational certificates and testimonials should be sent to the under mentioned to be received not later than 22nd August, 2008. A contact daytime telephone number should also be provided.
Senior Deputy Commissioner, Human Resources
Kenya Revenue Authority
Times Tower, Haile Selassie Avenue
P.O. Box 48240-00100