Manager – Data Quality & Architecture at Kenya Revenue Authority

Full Time
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Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA)

Manager – Data Quality & Architecture at Kenya Revenue Authority

Join Our Team: Transform Kenya’s Financial Landscape!

Are you a dynamic, result-oriented professional with a passion for data quality and architecture? The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) invites you to be part of our Strategy, Innovation, and Risk Management team as a Manager in Data Quality and Architecture. This is your opportunity to contribute to Kenya’s financial self-sufficiency through effective tax revenue mobilization.

Purpose of the Job

As the Manager – Data Quality and Architecture, you will play a pivotal role in enhancing data availability, accessibility, usability, and integrity. Your responsibilities include:

Establishing Data Governance Framework:

  • Develop and implement data practices and procedures ensuring adherence to the Data governance framework at both the business and corporate levels.
  • Facilitate the development and implementation of Data quality integrity and Data protection standards.

Data Management:

  • Coordinate the development and maintenance of the corporate data dictionary, business glossary, standards, and procedures.
  • Implement enterprise data architecture to support organizational goals.

Data Quality Enhancement:

  • Identify areas for data quality improvements and resolve data quality problems using error detection and correction methods.

Performance and Risk Management:

  • Manage Performance, Audit, Integrity, QMS, and Risk programs.

Academic Qualification

  • Bachelor’s degree in Statistics, Data Science, Computer Science, Economics, Mathematics, or related field from a recognized University.
  • A Post Graduate degree in a related field is an added advantage.

Professional Qualification

  • Certified Business Intelligence Professional (CBIP), Certified Data Management Professional, Certified Data Governance Professional, or equivalent.
  • Membership of a relevant professional body.

Work Experience

  • Minimum of five (5) years of work experience in a similar role with at least two (2) years in first-level management.

Key Competencies

  • Excellent leadership and people management skills.
  • Technological ability and good decision-making capabilities.
  • Resilience, focus, results-oriented, risk management, and analysis.
  • Excellent oral and written communication and presentation skills, along with good planning and organizational skills.

How to Apply

All applications must be submitted online via the following process:

  1. Go to KRA e-Recruitment Portal and click on the ‘Register’ button to start the application process.
  2. After registration, you will receive an email to confirm your email address and complete your registration.
  3. Log in using your username and password to access your account.
  4. On the ‘Applicant Cockpit’ page, go to the tab ‘Candidate Profile’ and click on ‘My Profile’ to create or update your profile.
  5. Follow the instructions to complete your profile and ensure you click the checkbox on the page to complete the profile.
  6. To view open job postings, click on the tab ‘Employment Opportunities’ on the ‘Applicant Cockpit’ page and click the ‘Start’ button under the ‘Job Search’ heading.
  7. Click on the job posting to view the position details and apply by clicking the ‘Apply’ button.
  8. Follow the instructions to complete and submit your application, ensuring all mandatory fields are completed.
  9. To finalize your application, click the ‘Send Application Now’ button after reviewing and accepting the ‘Data Privacy Statement’.
  10. For any challenges or inquiries, please contact

Expert Tips to Be a Successful Applicant

  1. Tailor Your Resume: Customize your resume to highlight relevant skills and experiences related to data quality and architecture.
  2. Research KRA: Familiarize yourself with Kenya Revenue Authority’s mission, vision, and values to align your application with the organization’s goals.
  3. Highlight Achievements: Showcase specific accomplishments in your previous roles, demonstrating your impact and contributions.
  4. Professionalism: Ensure all application materials are error-free, well-organized, and professional in tone and appearance.
  5. Keywords Matter: Use keywords from the job description in your application to show alignment with the role’s requirements.
  6. Follow Instructions: Pay close attention to application instructions and ensure you complete all required steps.
  7. Networking: Connect with current or former KRA employees on professional networks like LinkedIn for insights and guidance.
  8. Prepare for Interviews: If shortlisted, be ready to discuss your qualifications and provide concrete examples of your skills and experiences.
  9. Show Enthusiasm: Express your genuine interest in the role and KRA’s mission during the interview.
  10. Thank You Note: After the interview, send a thank-you email expressing gratitude for the opportunity and reiterating your interest in the position.

Your application is your first impression. Make it count! Join KRA in shaping Kenya’s financial future. Apply today!

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