Friday, July 29, 2011

Tanzania Revenue Authority


Purpose of the Job

To provide reasonable assurance of the safeguarding and quality of the TRA information processing facilities and the availability and reliability of information for management support.

Major Activities of the Job

Assess and analyse risks pertinent to the organisations’ Information System.
Participate in drawing plans and programmes for Information Systems and audits
Evaluate the adequacy and effectiveness of the Information Systems controls
Conduct audit tests and procedures necessary to establish compliance with Information Systems operating practices and standards
Follow-up on the implementation of previous Information Systems audit recommendations
Document appropriate work papers and audit evidence.
Prepare audit findings data sheet.(
Provide technical assistance to other audit team members in effective use of computer assisted audit techniques.(
Assist the team leader in report writing.
Supervise tender evaluations and system review team.
Perform any other duties assigned by supervisor.

Minimum Job Requirements


Advanced Diploma or University Degree in Information Systems / Computer Science or its equivalent from a recognised Institution.
Plus a Professional certification in CISA, SISM or be ready to attend course to attain CISA or SISM on appointment to the position
Professional Accounting qualification such as CPA (T) or ACCA or its equivalent would be an added advantage.


Three (3) years of relevant working experience.
Key Competencies
Leadership and Team Building
Strategic Focus and Managing Change
Managing Performance and Accountability
Problem Solving and Decision Making


Applicants for all positions MUST be ready to work any where in the United Republic of Tanzania.


An attractive remuneration package will be offered to the successful candidates.


Application should include contact telephone numbers and be accompanied with Curriculum Vitae and copies of relevant Certificates, Passport size photograph of the applicant recently taken and the names and reliable contact address (including telephone numbers) of three reputable referees. The application should reach the undersigned by 3rd August, 2011 Applicants who will not be contacted should regard themselves unsuccessful.

Commissioner General

Tanzania Revenue Authority

P.o Box 11491 Dar-es-salaam