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Head of VAT Job at Ghana Revenue Authority - Career Opportunity in Ghana
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance
Job Type: Full-Time
Deadline of this Job:  18 February 2020
Duty Station: Accra
Posted: 13-02-2020
Job Status
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 13-02-2020
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 13-02-2065
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Job Description

Vacancy title:
Head of VAT

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Public Administration, and Government , Category: Accounting & Finance ]


Jobs at:

Ghana Revenue Authority

Deadline of this Job:
18 February 2020  

Duty Station:
Within Ghana , Accra , West Africa

Date Posted: Thursday, February 13, 2020 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

The Ghana Revenue Authority is the Ghana administration charged with the task of assessing, collecting and accounting for tax revenue in Ghana .

Job Responsibilities
• Pursuing non-registration for VAT (including business disaggregation to remain below the VAT registration threshold)
• Following up on non-filers
• Overseeing effective debt management action against non-payers
• Establishing and implementing systematic (risk based) audit programmes
• Ensuring effective investigation and intelligence (as well as using third party data in addition to information on imports)
• Ensuring appeals are dealt with expeditiously
• Curtailing leakage at the retail level through tax evasion from underclared sales (including the implementation of the EPOS system)
• Strengthening the offices capabilities in compliance and technology solutions offering
• Acting as central point of contact – liaising with colleagues with respect to VAT compliance
• Proposing improvement possibilities to raise effectiveness and efficiency of the work processes
• Working with the management and leadership team to further identify and develop revenue raising opportunities

Job Skills: Not Specified

Job Qualifications
• Master’s Degree or its equivalent in Finance, Economics, Taxation or related field of study
• Membership in a relevant professional body (ACCA, ICA, CIT etc) will be an added advantage
• A minimum of 3 years successful experience directing, planning and controlling high profile and/or technically complex projects

Job Education Requirements: Not Specified

Job Experience Requirements: Not Specified

Work Hours: 8


Job application procedure
Interested and qualified applicants should submit CV and cover letter by scanning them to the e-mail address below: 

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