KenGen Senior Tax Officer Job in Kenya

Kenya Electricity Generating Company PLC (KenGen) is the leading power producer in the country.

In order to strengthen the Corporate Strategy and consolidate our market leadership, we invite dynamic, innovative and self – motivated candidates to submit their applications for the following vacant position:

Finance & ICT Division
Corporate Finance Department
Senior Tax Officer
1 Post
Ref: HR/F&ICT/01/05/2019

Reporting to the Assistant Manager – Tax, the jobholder will be responsible for implementation of tax legislations, ensuring tax compliance and proactive tax planning.

In addition, the job holder will coordinate internal and external tax audits including managing relations with relevant stakeholders..

Qualifications and Experience

The ideal candidate should have:

  • A Bachelor’s degree holder in Finance or Accounting from a recognized university;
  • Certified Public Accountant CPA (K) or ACCA (UK) or its equivalent and a member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants Kenya (ICPAK)
  • At least 8 years of experience as a officer in a reputable tax consultancy firm or in any relevant tax management environment with at least 5 years in a supervisory role.
  • Thorough understanding of Kenyan Tax Laws.

Additional Requirements

Candidates shortlisted for the interview for Manager and Chief Officer positions will be required to submit the following;

  1. Certificate of good conduct from the Directorate of Criminal investigations
  2. Clearance Certificate from Higher Education Loans Board (HELB)
  3. Tax compliance certificate from Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA)
  4. Clearance from the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC)
  5. Report from an Approved Credit Reference Bureau (CRB)

Detailed Job Descriptions are posted in our website.

Application Procedure

Interested applicants should submit application letters complete with detailed resume and copies of academic and professional certificates to

Human Resource & Administration Director,
Stima Plaza, 6th Floor Room 6.01.
P.O. Box 47936 – 00100
Nairobi

or send to the following email address: jobapplications@kengen.co.ke

The reference number of the job applied for should be clearly indicated on the envelope.

Closing date for applications is 17 May, 2019 at 4.00 p.m.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

NB: KenGen is an equal opportunity Employer.

Canvassing and falsifying or misrepresentation of qualifications will lead to automatic disqualification.


Accounting and Finance
Updated: May 3, 2019 — 4:25 am