Tax Manager Job in Nairobi, Kenya (200K)

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Tax Manager Job in Nairobi, Kenya (200K)

Position: Tax Manager – Audit Firm

Industry: Audit

Location: Nairobi

Gross Salary: 180K – 200K

Our client is a well established and reputable audit firm in Nairobi.

They seek to hire a competent and experienced Tax Manager to head the firm’s tax department in providing a broad range of tax services to clients in compliance with the tax laws and regulations within agreed on timeframes.

·  Build relationships and interact with clients to provide excellent planning, consulting and expertise

·  Provide innovative tax planning and review complex income tax returns on behalf of the firm’s clients


·  Evaluate the client’s tax and business requirements and create appropriate tax strategies for planning their financial future

·  Provide leadership and manage staff in the tax department

·  Assume overall responsibility for managing the firm’s tax clients and ensuring efficient service delivery

·  Ensure that all client assignments are well planned and conducted to the required standards, within agreed time and financial budgets and in adherence to the firm’s approved procedures and methodologies

·  Liaise and negotiate with Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) on behalf of clients

·  Advise and represent clients in KRA audits, supervise such audits, schedule and attend meetings, review information to be submitted to KRA and draft responses

·  Assess the impact of changes in tax laws and accounting principles on clients’ business and advise accordingly

·  Develop and manage sound business relationships, market the firm with the aim of maintaining and winning new business

·  Keep abreast with technical developments in the profession and the country in order to anticipate client needs, and offer value added and practical business tax solutions

·  Contribute to proper knowledge management within the department including training and overall guidance on different tax aspects

Required Skills and Qualifications

·  Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or related field of study

·  CPA(K) or ACCA

·  Additional training in tax administration is desired

·  At least 5 years’ relevant experience in tax in a reputable audit/tax advisory firm

·  Excellent knowledge and understanding of tax laws in Kenya and Kenya Revenue Authority operations

·  Strong analytical thinking, attention to detail and organisational skills with the ability to meet strict deadlines

·  Exceptional client service along with the ability to develop excellent client relationships

·  Strong leadership and people management skills

·  Excellent communication skills

If you meet the outlined qualifications and skills, apply directly through https://www.careers-page.com/gaprecruitment/job/LRV6YYY6 please send your CV only quoting the position’s title (Tax Manager) to sourcing@gaprecruitment.co.ke on/before Monday 28th November 2022.

N.B: We do not charge any fee for receiving your CV or for interviewing.