Friday, July 25, 2008

Graduate Trainees: Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA)

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
NAIROBI




15 comments:

Anne said...

I APPLIED FOR THE GRADUATE TRAINEE POST AND I HAVE NOT RECEIVED ANY RESPOND FROM YOU.MY EMAIL ADDRESS IS annwwaweru@yahoo.com PLEASE UPDATE ME ON THIS

jobsinkenya said...

Anne, usually most companies are not obliged to respond to every job application they receive, in particular if one is not shortlisted.

It is ok to assume your application was unsuccessful if you do not hear from a company within a month of sending your application.

Anonymous said...

AM LUCAS OSIEMO OMBONGI, I AM INTERESTED TO APPLY FOR GRADUATE TRAINEE POSITION IN KRA THOUGH I HAVE A LOWER SEC, CLASS WITH PGDE. ADVICE PLEASE!!!
EMAIL: lucasombongi@yahoo.com

EVA KAHITI said...

hi my names are Eva Kahiti am interested in the graduants trainee programme at KRA. I am clearing my undergraduate program in Bachelors of Law in April 2009. Is there a possibility for me to make an application as there have been no advertisements from KRA that they need graduate trainees.

email:ekahitie@yahoo.com

Anonymous said...

Does your recruitment system allow for CV postage for future vacancies in the organization.If yes please give link/site.

Elizabeth
Email: elizabethchai@hotmail.com

Anonymous said...

I wanted to inquire whether this recruitment drive by Kenya Revenue Authority is still being carried on given that the dates given are for last year. I am to graduate in October 2009 Bcom-Finance option.

purity said...

am purity,
kindly inform me on the dates for the next graduate trainee intake.I graduated this year June and Would like to be part of your team...thanks

jeff mwandango said...

kindly let me know when the next recruitment for GT will commence.
Thankyou.

jeff mwandango said...

kindly let me know when the next recruitment for GT will commence.
I graduated recently.
Thank you.

bernard said...

my name is bernard otieno...what is wrong with business computing graduates...why arent we allowed to apply.

Anonymous said...

This is samwel nyagarama a. o., i am really interested in this KRA job, i am currently in india and just completed my course on Masters in commerce , applied economics and business management....i did business administration during my undergraduate...
the question is, when are you recruiting and whats wrong if i apply from the internet...? besides i will e in kenya after a month, will i still find a place? when is the last date of application? my email id is : samnyagah2002@yahoo.com

Anonymous said...

Hi,am James K G.iI applied for the post last year and I cdn't get.I have done the same this year,what type of people do you require. I have a degree in Education.Why can't I deliver if recruited?Advise.

jameskaugi@yahoo.com

Anonymous said...

im ogao ezekiel bosire and would like to be part of this great team (GT) in the next recruitment.Expect to graduate with Bsc, degree in Engineering in September.Keep me informed please.

Anonymous said...

Am by the name Joan kerubo i did Bachelors of Procurement and logistics management...in a uganda i would Like to know wen is the Next Graduates Training taking place thank you

Anonymous said...

want to confirm the next recruitment exercise got a first class honors.Denis momanyi 0711799378

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