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Businessmen urge professionals to apply for SRS director general’s post

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Baltic news, News from Latvia, BNN.LV, BNN-NEWS.COM, BNN-NEWS.RULatvian Chamber for Commerce and Industry invites professionals who fit requirements put up by the State Chancellery to take part in the personnel selection process for the post of director general of the State Revenue Service.

LCCI believes the change of the pay system previously proposed by Prime Minister Maris Kucinskis is a major motivating tool to attract specialists and perform reforms in SRS and state administration, making administration a smaller but more efficient field.

The main requirements for potential candidates is Master’s degree in economics, finances, law or management, as well as experience working in a managing post, preferably in state administration.

«Finding a capable and reform-focused head for SRS is in the interest of every businessman and all of Latvia’s society. Over the course of the past several years, SRS has introduced many improvements. There is still a lot of work to do to successfully combat crime. It is also worth keeping in mind that SRS has to be able to perform work to ensure people who break the law are punished and those who work honestly are protected from unjustified actions of dishonest officials. In this case, we have to come up with a mechanism that would reward the good and punish the bad,» – says LCCI Chairman Janis Endzins.

Although the personnel selection committee has the goal to encourage potential candidates, LCCI urges professionals who fit the requirements of the selection process to become actively involved and ensure good competition, the association reports.

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