Assistant Commissioner – Lusaka Port, Grade ZRA03 job at Zambia Revenue Authority
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Vacancy title:
Assistant Commissioner – Lusaka Port, Grade ZRA03

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Public Administration, and Government , Category: Civil & Government ]

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Zambia Revenue Authority

Deadline of this Job:
Friday, April 19 2024 

Duty Station:
Within Zambia , Lusaka, South - Central Africa

Date Posted: Thursday, April 11 2024, Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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In line with our corporate priorities aimed at ensuring optimization of revenue collection and increased tax compliance on one hand and the need to effectively manage the numerous challenges and opportunities in the fast-changing business environment on the other, we are seeking highly motivated, result-oriented, well-qualified and experienced professionals to fill the following vacant positions:


Reporting directly to the Deputy Commissioner- Operations South, the job holder will be responsible for providing leadership and management to Port operations so as to ensure optimization of revenue, enhancement of compliance with the Customs & Excise Act, and Trade Facilitation.

• Contributing to the formulation of the Customs Annual Output Plan.
• Implementing the Customs Annual Divisional Output Plan and policies in order to achieve set targets.
• Coordinating and monitoring operations of all the stations to ensure that set targets for the region are achieved.
• Ensuring that all debt is effectively managed.
• Preparing monthly performance reports.
• Ensuring the implementation of risk management in all operation areas.
• Effectively coordinating and collaborating with other regulatory agencies at the border.
• Dealing with appeals from aggrieved stakeholders
• Managing of bonded warehouses and Customs Areas.
• Implementing the Performance Management and Development System and other Human Resource Policies.
• Providing guidance and motivation to members of staff.
• Identification of training needs and recommending training interventions.
• Mentoring and coaching subordinates
• Promoting and harnessing and rewarding innovative members of staff.
• Promoting the welfare of staff.
• Disseminates and interprets Human Resource Policies and issues
• Co-coordinating and supervising an effective system to control the movement of imports/exports with correctly recorded documentation.
• Liaising with other work areas in the division to ensure that the movement of all transit and bonded goods is monitored between entry and exit ports.
• Coordinating enforcement activities in Lusaka region.
• Ensuring that resources are provided to the stations to facilitate their smooth operations and achievement of set targets.
• Making all necessary efforts in securing equipment and uniforms necessary for staff to improve operational performance.

• Grade Twelve School Certificate/General Certificate of Education Equivalent;
• A University Degree in any field or a professional qualification;
• Minimum of five (5) years relevant post qualifying working experiences in import and export environment at managerial level; and
• Master’s Degree in relevant field will be an added advantage.

• Innovative
• High level of integrity
• Management skills with leadership qualities
• Planning and organization skills
• Communication skills
• Teamwork
• Delegating skills
• Analytical skills

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 60

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure
All ZRA Employees including Temporary Staff and Interns meeting the above role specifications and competencies are encouraged to apply. Candidates facing disciplinary actions in accordance with the Disciplinary Capability and Grievance Policy and Procedure are NOT eligible to apply. Further, candidates are NOT allowed to apply for more than three (3) positions from the above listed positions.

All candidates meeting the above requirements are encouraged to apply and should enclose their detailed Curriculum Vitae showing details of their qualifications, work experience, biodata, contact phone numbers/email addresses and three professional referees with their contact numbers and email addresses.

Kindly ensure that you attach only relevant photocopies of ALL the required academic/professional qualifications which shall be subject to verification.

The Authority is an equal employer and candidates are expected to demonstrated Integrity in this recruitment process.

Applications should be addressed to the undersigned and emailed to not later than Friday, 19th April, 2024.
Director Human Resource
Zambia Revenue Authority
P. O. Box 35710
Revenue House

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Job Info
Job Category: Government jobs in Zambia
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: Friday, April 19 2024
Duty Station: Lusaka
Posted: 11-04-2024
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 11-04-2024
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 11-04-2077
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