Career Opportunity For The Position of Deputy Commissioner – Supply Chain Management at KRA

Career Opportunity For The Position of Deputy Commissioner – Supply Chain Management at KRA,

Career Opportunity For The Position of Deputy Commissioner – Supply Chain Management at KRA

The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) is the principal revenue collector for the Government of Kenya with the primary goal to deliver Kenya to financial self-sufficiency through effective tax revenue mobilization.

KRA is seeking a result-oriented, self-driven individual of high integrity to fill the position of Deputy Commissioner – Supply Chain Management, which is domiciled at Supply Chain Management Division.

Key Responsibilities of the job:
• Coordinating on resource and capacity planning for the required Supply Chain Management skills in the Authority.
• Development and control of Supply Chain Management policies, procedures and process in line with Public Procurement and Asset Disposal Act 2015.
• Review and consolidate the Annual Procurement and Disposal Plans prior to KRA Management and Board of Directors approval.
• Identification and implementation of cost saving and cost reduction opportunities
• Ensure effective inventory management and control.
• Liaise with internal and external stakeholders on matters that relate to Supply Chain Management
• Provide regular reports and procurement related advice to the KRA Management and Board of Directors.
• Drive initiatives to improve ethics, culture and facilitate change management in the division.
• Facilitate implementation of corporate initiatives in the Division: Audit, Integrity, QMS and Risk Management.

The job holder should possess the following minimum qualifications:
Academic qualification:
1. A Bachelor’s degree in Business, Supply Chain Management, or related field from a recognized institution.
2. A master’s degree in a relevant field is an added advantage.

Professional qualification / Membership to Professional Bodies:
1. Professional Level Diploma MCIPS(UK) / CPSP-K (Kenya) or equivalent
2. Member and Licensed Practitioner KISM (Kenya Institute of Supplies Management

Previous relevant work experience required:
• Minimum of 10 years work experience in Supply Chain Management practice with at least five (5) years at a senior management level in a comparable organization

Note:
1. All applications from interested and qualified candidates must be submitted online via the process below.
2. ONLY shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
3. All applications should be submitted online by 5.00 pm on 10th September, 2023.
4. KRA is an equal opportunity employer committed to gender and disability mainstreaming. Persons with Disability are encouraged to apply.
5. KRA does not charge any application, processing, interviewing or any other fee in connection with our recruitment process.

Application Guidelines
Registration:
1. Go to https://erecruitment.kra.go.ke/login and then click on the ‘Register’ button to start the application process. Use your personal/private email address (non-work email) to register.
2. After registration, you will receive an email enabling you to confirm your email address and complete your registration.

Log on:
1. After registration go to https://erecruitment.kra.go.ke/login
2. Key in your username and password then click on ‘Log in’ to access your account.
3. After successful log in, the system will open the ‘Applicant Cockpit’.

Candidate Profile (To create or update applicant detail):
1. On the ‘Applicant Cockpit’ page, go to the tab ‘Candidate Profile’.
2. Click on ‘My Profile’ to create and update your profile.
3. Follow the instructions to complete your profile.
4. The process will end by clicking the tab ‘Overview and Release’.
5. Ensure you click the check box on the page to complete the profile.

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Application process:
1. To view the open job postings, click on the tab ‘Employment Opportunities’ on the ‘Applicant Cockpit’ page.
2. Under the heading ‘Job Search’ click the ‘Start’ button to view all available vacancies.
3. Click on the Job posting to display the details of the position.
4. To apply for the position, click ‘Apply’ button at the top of the page.
5. Follow the instructions to complete and submit your application.
6. Kindly note that all mandatory fields must be completed.
7. To complete the process of application, click the ‘Send Application Now’ button after reviewing and accepting the ‘Data Privacy Statement’.

In case of any challenge or issues, please send your email query to kracareers@kra.go.ke