The Revenue Specialist will be responsible for implementing projects on the ground in RDF country of operations, within areas related to revenue mobilization from natural resources or property taxes. He/she will be assigned to a specific project and will be seconded to the General Directorate of Taxes. The Specialist will report to the respective project team, providing the out-of-country support required.
The position is for one year, starting with a 4 months volunteer period and thereafter remuneration of EUR 2,198 per month. During the volunteer period, a EUR 1,000 stipend will be provided, including all other entitlements. Accommodation will be provided. International expatriate health and accident insurance is included. Transportation in-country is also provided for, as well as a home-leave flight to Europe.
Ensure delivery of results according to defined targets and milestones. Utilize and further develop methodologies and tools to supporting institutional capacity development with RDF software. Support business development in-country. Ensure proper documentation, training materials and information materials in general. Any other responsibilities as assigned by the programme team.
- Bachelor degree in public administration or related field.
- Master degree preferred. Sound understanding of efficient institutional regulations, procedures and processes.
- Excellent communication skills.
- Working proficiency in French
- Good ICT literacy skills and experience of working with IT systems.
- Active interest in issues related to international development.
- Ability to work in different social and cultural environment.
Revenue Specialist for Tax Governance and Risk Management in Cameroon
The specialist will work with the Direction Générale des Impôts (DGI) as well as with the Direction Générale des Douanes (DGD), in implementing the third phase of RDF’s project: Projet d’Amélioration des Procédures de Gestion Intégrée des Recettes Fiscales (FUSION).
The principal objective of the Revenue Specialist is to ensure the implementation of RDF’s FUSION and TAS systems, focusing on improving processes involving data-sharing and taxpayer compliance. Responsibilities also include increasing capacity in system usage, data analysis and risk/compliance management of tax-payers. The Revenue Specialist will be expected to perform a wide variety of tasks such as system training, holding workshops, data management, and system innovation. The specialist will be part of a project team with support from senior advisors and system developers.