Officer – Independent Review of Objections Job, Current Accounting Jobs,

Department: Legal Services and Board Coordination,

Division: Tax Dispute Resolution Division,

Section: Independent Review of Objections   ,        

Responsible for (Purpose of the job)

  • Analysis of taxpayer objections, making recommendation on objections, communicating objection decisions, preparing and updating program reports.

Tasks and outputs

  • Review lodged objections for validity
  • Collect information and documents from the taxpayer and the assessing department
  • Review documents submitted to support the objection.
  • Participate in consultative meetings with the assessing department and the taxpayers
  • Preparation of submissions for review by supervisor and Presentation to the Objections Review Committee
  • Implementation of the recommendations of the Objections Review Committee
  • Any other duties as allocated by the Supervisor

Minimum qualifications

  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting, Commerce, Economics, Statistics, Law or related disciplines from a recognised university.
  • Must have a tax training and/or exposure to taxes administered by the Kenya Revenue Authority.
  • Must be knowledgeable and ready to learn
  • A good understanding of revenue statutes.

Minimum years of experience

  • One (1) year work experience in a tax or dispute resolution environment in a comparable organization.

Competencies required for this role

  • Strong analytical and judgement skills
  • A quick learner and ready to take instructions
  • Resilient, focused and results oriented.
  • Excellent oral and written communication, presentation and interpersonal skills.
  • Motivated, dynamic and dedicated team player.
  • Ability to build and maintain strong relationships.
  • Must be a person of integrity.
  • Computer literate.


  • All applications from interested and qualified candidates must be submitted online via the process below.
  • ONLY shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
  • All applications should be submitted online by 4th March 2021.
  • KRA is an equal opportunity employer committed to gender and disability mainstreaming. Persons with Disability are encouraged to apply.
  • KRA does not charge for application, processing, interviewing or any other fee in connection with our recruitment process.

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