Head, Tax Investigation Job At Ekiti State Internal Revenue Service (EKIRS)

Head, Tax Investigation

Ekiti State Internal Revenue Service (EKIRS)

Head, Tax Investigation Job Vacancy At Ekiti State Internal Revenue Service (EKIRS)

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


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Receive briefs from the tax audit unit and design processes and procedures to be followed to investigate the activities, records, and assets of any taxpayer suspected of evading taxes.
  • To establish a scientific and systematic approach to determine if a taxpayer is evading tax or involved in other fraudulent activities.
  • Gather sufficient evidence in the course of investigations to support the prosecution of an erring taxpayer
  • To manage team members, and with the support of the HR unit ensure they are adequately equipped to deliver on their tasks
  • Interface with the tax audit, Head of Legal and Enforcement units 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.
  • 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, Tax & Compliance.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or a related field
  • ICAN ACCA or its equivalent.
  • CITN would be an added advantage.


  • Minimum of 7 years cognate experience in the audit practise (at least two of which have been in a lead role).
  • At least two years in tax practice with working experience in PIT administration.


  • Very strong analytical skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills Proficient in Excel, Word, and PowerPoint

How To Apply For Head, Tax Investigation 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.