Head, Direct Assessment Job At Ekiti State Internal Revenue Service (EKIRS)

Head, Direct Assessment

Ekiti State Internal Revenue Service (EKIRS)

Head, Direct Assessment Job Vacancy At Ekiti State Internal Revenue Service (EKIRS)

A Head, Direct Assessment job vacancy is currently available at Ekiti State Internal Revenue Service (EKIRS). Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified individuals.


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Interface with new growth and relationship management units and all other available means to gather a concise database of all taxpayers subject to Direct Assessment
  • Periodically update the database and ensure it includes a significant percentage of all major direct assessment taxpayers in Ekiti State
  • Make sure that all major taxpayers are captured in the Revenue’s central database.
  • Ensure that tax liabilities agreed to with the individual taxpayer are a fair reflection of the income earned by the taxpayer
  • Establish a scientific and systematic approach within the statutory regulations, in determining the tax assessed on each taxpayer
  • To manage team members, and with the support of the HR unit ensure they are adequately trained and have the resources required to deliver on their tasks
  • Interface with the tax audit, database management unit, and Head of Legal to ensure the best results
  • At every opportunity, leverage technology and the Revenue’s database in performing tasks
  • For the team; Communicate job expectations and monitor performance in line with HR policies.
  • Regular communications with Director PIT on team achievements and challenges
  • Ensure all key processes within the unit are properly documented, key risk areas identified, and mitigating controls are put in place and constantly monitored
  • Any other task that may be assigned by the Director, PIT

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or a related field
  • ICAN ACCA or its equivalent
  • CITN


  • Minimum of 10 years cognate experience in tax administration (at least two of which have been in a lead role) and at least 4 of which were specifically in Personal Income Tax administration.


  • Conversant in the preparation and analysis of financial statements
  • Very strong analytical skills Good interpersonal skills
  • Proficient in Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.

How To Apply For Head, Direct Assessment Job

Interested and qualified candidates should send their updated CV and Application Letter with a heading indicating the job being applied for to: internalaudit@ekitistaterevenue.com using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.


  • The Revenue is looking to engage highly motivated and goal-oriented staff who meet the criteria as stated in the job descriptions attached.
  • Shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview(s) which may be virtual or physical, towards making a final selection.