Senior Tax Associate Job in Kenya

Our client, CM ADVOCATES LLP is
a premier legal and business advisory firm in Kenya and within the East Africa
Community (EAC), providing its customers with a one-stop-shop for their legal
and business advisory needs. The Nairobi Head Office is seeking to fill the
following position:-

Senior Tax Associate

Principal Accountabilities:

Develop and implement business development and brand
visibility strategies for the unit for both existing and new clients;

Act a liaison between the Kenya Revenue Authority and the
Firm’s clients, on a need basis;

Supervise, co-ordinate and generally manage juniors/interns
within the team;

Work closely with other departments in the Firm and assist in
handling any tax matters arising;

Adhere to the Firm’s standard SLAs and TATs on work

Knowledge development through publications on emerging tax
issues and tax alerts;

Keep tabs on developments in tax legislation including
developments in global and regional taxation, DTAs, transfer pricing, and
related tax issues;

Client representation at the Tax Appeals Tribunal and in
court, as the case may be;

Develop strategies for handling tax related disputes;
Analyse financial statements and related documents to
identify tax planning opportunities;

Research and interpret tax laws, regulations and rulings;
Manage the preparation and review of clients’ tax returns
(PAYE, VAT, corporation tax and withholding tax) to ensure accurate and
timely filing of all tax returns;

Undertaking tax audits for the Firm’s clients;
Offer tax assessments and advisory to the other arms of the
Firm within the East African region; and

Preparation of monthly reports for all matters being handled
in the unit as well as monthly billings and collection reports.

Qualifications, Experience, and knowledge:

Bachelors degree in Law (2nd Class Honors-Upper Division)
from a recognized university in Kenya;

Must be an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya;
Minimum of Four (4) year’s experience in a busy tax

Strong tax technical knowledge across direct and regulatory

Exemplary writing and research skills;
A CPA (K) finalist will be an added advantage.

Interested candidates are
requested to forward their updated CVs to stating the
subject heading “SENIOR
 by Friday
12th January, 2024
 clearly indicating their current and
expected remuneration (MUST).
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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