KKCO East Africa – Senior Tax Associate.

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KKCO East Africa  is an independent accounting and advisory firm of Certified Public Accountants situated in Kenya with a vision for significant growth across the continent of Africa.   Established in 1985 by two founding partners: Mr Isaiah Kimani and Mr Joshua Kerretts, the firm was known as Kimani Kerretts & Co.

Key responsibilities

  • Offers technical guidance on direct and indirect taxation.
  • Provide technical expertise and knowledge
  • Review tax computations and tax returns, i-tax reconciliations prepared by staff and make recommendations regarding accuracy and tax savings opportunities.
  • Responsible for growing the tax department clients’ portfolio and revenue growth.
  • Recognize cross-selling opportunities and follow up on leads.
  • Provide leadership to the department.
  • Supervise and direct interns, staff and seniors and provide feedback.
  • Responsible for billing and collection on engagements.
  • Manage the department costs/expenses.
  • Develop and maintain strong business relationships with clients.
  • Manage client expectations concerning new tax laws and engagements.
  • Representing clients in tax audits, compliance checks and investigations as well as handling objections and appeals.
  • Conduct training (internal & external).
  • Responsible for timely update of Tax Watch (Our regular Tax Advisory newsletter to clients).
  • Perform other job-related duties as may deem necessary.

Key performance measures

  • Timely and successful handling/clearance of tax matters – tax cases as well as filing of tax returns.
  • Provision of accurate and value add services to clients.
  • Growth in tax clientele as well as tax revenue.
  • Regular release of Tax Watch newsletter.
  • Quality standards achieved on tax assignments as per KKCO East Africa standards.
  • Performance management, coaching and training of staff on matters tax.
  • Regular external tax training workshop/seminars.
  • Responsive to client needs – Develop and maintain strong business relationships with clients.
  • Technical competence in interpretation and application of tax laws and regulations

Minimum qualifications

  • A Bachelors’ degree in Commerce, Finance, Law, Economics, or any business-related disciplines.
  • Full CPA (K), or ACCA professional qualifications.
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in tax in reputable tax consultancy firm or audit firm.
  • Minimum period of 2 years in audit assurance
  • Thorough knowledge of Kenyan tax laws and practice.
  • Proficiency in iTax procedures and tax laws and regulations
  • Diploma/Post graduate diploma in tax (KESRA) will be an added advantage









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