Monday, May 25, 2015

Kenol Kobil Tax Accountant Vacancy

We are looking for a qualified individual to fill the position of;  TAX ACCOUNTANT 
LOCATION; Based in Nairobi

Qualifications & Competences 
· A University Degree in Business Accounting or Commerce.
· ACCA/CPA qualifications.
· At least 5 years working experience in Tax environment in a medium to large organization dealing with corporate taxes and custom taxes
· Thorough knowledge of Taxation Laws and of Tax processing systems.
· In-depth knowledge of Customs and Excise Tax, VAT, Income Tax, and East Africa Community Customs Management Acts.
· Proactive forward thinking on analyzing Tax Laws and Tax changes and their effects on the organization.

· Ability to research concepts and Tax applications effectively.
· Ability to advise organization of Tax effects of all initiatives and projects
· Ability to handle Corporate Tax issues, Deferred tax, wear and tear computations.
· Excellent attention to detail, accuracy and proper documentation
· Good presentation skills · Confidentiality and high integrity
· Able to work with minimum Supervision
· Excellent communication skills at all levels, both internally and externally
· Good business acumen, proficiency in accounting, Interpersonal skills
· Time management to meet deadlines for lodging transactions

 Key Tasks and Responsibilities 
 Keep update on all Tax Laws and all Tax changes
· Submit returns: VAT, PAYE, and Corporate Tax.
· Follow up and clear export and transit entries
· Lodge and follow up customs duty and VAT refund claims
· Ensure correct procedures and documentation are submitted for importation and exporting of products and equipment
· Do all Tax reconciliation
· Do deferred tax computations and reconciliation
· Follow up on Income Tax returns and payments
· Be able to update the Management on existing and on new Tax regulations
· Ensure adherence to KRA Tax Regulations and requirements
· Liaise with clearing agents and KRA on importation and exportation of products
· Be able to manage external Audits for both KRA and financial statements Audits

 If you meet the above requirements, forward your CV and daytime contacts to hr@ke.kenolkobil .com
All applications must be submitted by Friday May 29, 2015.
 Only short listed candidates will be contacted.