Tax Associate Job, Accounting Kenyan Jobs August, 

About Deloitte

Deloitte is a leading provider of world-class professional services dedicated to providing value added solutions to our clients. We take pride in our reputation for providing a globally consistent quality service, an integrated approach and world-class expertise. Deloitte is renowned for its innovative and collaborative culture, where talented people work closely with like-minded individuals to achieve collective success.

Deloitte East Africa provides seamless cross-border services to multinationals, large national enterprises, small and medium sized enterprises and the public sector, across three (3) countries in the region: Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania.

A career with Deloitte offers you the opportunity to engage with and work alongside leading corporations within the East African region, and an opportunity to start and grow your career within a dynamic and rewarding environment. You will get the support, coaching and training needed to advance your career in Kenya and within the East Africa market.

What impact will you make?

At Deloitte, we have a clear purpose, to make an impact that matters to our clients, our colleagues and our communities. From professional development to leadership opportunities and career advancement, we empower our people to be their very best – because that is how you make an impact.

Main Purpose of Job

Deloitte East Africa currently has an exciting opportunity for a dynamic person to join our Tax and Legal team as a Tax Associate (Direct Tax). The holder of this position will support in delivery of designated client engagement projects and managing the implementation of the agreed deliverables.

  • Under guidance, supporting on delivery of designated tax engagements/projects, and managing the implementation of agreed deliverables;
  • Assisting in the preparation of proposals/tenders and presentations on request;
  • Generating innovative solutions on projects/engagements in collaboration with team members to enhance/renew service offerings to clients;
  • Assisting in developing knowledge of current tax matters across the tax function;
  • Delivering client service according to relevant Deloitte standards, policies and ethical principles;
  • Collecting, assimilating and analysing relevant data using standard tools and data visualizations to help surface insights and solutions;
  • Support in the development of new tax products and market new products;
  • Carrying out tax risk and opportunities reviews;
  • Drafting of tax opinions, tax advice, tax computations and proposals;
  • Building and maintaining relationships with the client and the Kenya Revenue Authority;
  • Liaising with the relevant Kenya Revenue Authority on various tax and policy matters;
  • Assisting clients resolve KRA audits and statements of accounts issues;
  • Preparing objections and appeals to KRA assessments;
  • Drafting tax publications for clients and writing articles on relevant tax matters.
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Business/Commerce, Economics or Law.
  • At least 2 years relevant working experience.
  • Professional accounting qualification (CPA/ACCA).

What impact will you make?

At Deloitte, we have a clear purpose, to make an impact that matters to our clients, our colleagues and our communities. From professional development to leadership opportunities and career advancement, we empower our people to be their very best – because that is how you make an impact.

Key Performance areas

  • Delivery excellence.
  • Analytical thinking and problem solving.
  • Business Technology Acumen.
  • Well conversant with Tax Laws

Professional competencies

  • Technical expertise in tax matters
  • Good knowledge of international and national taxation principles. 
  • Good communication skills (oral and written).
  • Interpersonal and proven people management skills
  • Good negotiation skills and commercial sense.
  • Organisational, supervisory and time management.
  • Good networking skills.
  • Willingness to learn

How to Apply

To the successful candidates, the Firm will offer a competitive and performance driven remuneration package, a highly energized team environment comprising individuals who are committed to working as one, producing results and enjoying it.

If you meet the above requirements, please visit our website and apply online: www.deloitte.com/ke

Closing date: 1 September 2021                                                  

 We are an equal opportunity employer and do not ask individuals to pay any fees or money as part of the recruitment process.

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