Tax Accountant Job at EDCL - Career Opportunity in Rwanda
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Vacancy title:
Tax Accountant

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Deadline of this Job:
17th October 2018

Duty Station:
Kigali, Rwanda

Date Posted: 11th October 2018 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed , Employment Type: Full-Time

About the Company


Key roles & responsibilities

  • Review of invoices submitted for payment and prepare payments thereafter
  • Ensure that all taxes are properly withheld during preparation of invoice payment,
  • Ensure that all taxes withheld are declared and paid to RRA on time to avoid payment of fines and penalties
  • Ensure that monthly declaration is done before 15th of the next month and annual tax return is declared before 31st March of the following financial year.
  • Work closely with RRA to ensure monthly tax reconciliations are updated
  • Update the management for new tax laws and ensure that it is well implemented by the company to avoid penalties.
  • Work closely with RRA and declaration companies to get documents of declared customs duties and ensure they are paid on time
  • Provide all support documents to external as well as internal auditors related to taxes withheld, declared and paid.
  • Ensure that accounting treatment of taxes is well maintained in the books of accounts according to the requirements of GAAP as well IFRS.

Qualifications & experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree (A0) in commerce, Accounting, finance, Business Administration with specialisation in accounting or Finance;
  • At least 2 years’ experience in accounting or Finance related role
    Having a professional qualification of CPA, ACCA or CAT or pursuing any of these professional qualifications is an added advantage Having knowledge in use of IFMIS is an added advantage

Job application procedure


Duly signed application letters addressed to the Managing Director of Energy Development Corporation Limited (EDCL) together with updated detailed curriculum vitae, copies of both academic and professional certificates, proof of related experience/valid work certificates and names and addresses of at least three (3) reference persons and copy of Identity Card should be submitted at the reception of EDCL located at Kigali City Tower Building, 9th Floor not later than 17/10/2018 latest 4.00 P.M.

Note: Please note that submission of valid and acceptable proof of experience/work certificates attached to your job applications to support the relevant experience indicated in the applicant’s CVs among other documents highlighted above is a MUST for pre-selection. Candidates will be informed of shortlisting results via lists appended on the REG website ( under “Jobs” and on EDCL notice boards/floors.


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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Rwanda
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 17th October 2018
Duty Station: Kigali, Rwanda
Posted: 12-10-2018
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 12-10-2018
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 12-10-2064
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