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Tax Associate (San Jose, California) - Tax Specialty - Property Tax. Haws Consulting Group (HCG) is a premier provider of nationwide tax compliance, audit defense and business license management services.  For more than 25 years, we have been maximizing our client’s profits by minimizing their tax, tax management, and business license liabilities.  Clients choose HCG because we provide superior client service, provide expertize in Silicon Valley industries, and we deliver results.   We are looking for the next generation of passionate, motivated individuals to help grow our team. HCG is currently seeking Tax Associate for our Tax Compliance and Audit practices. Responsibilities: Provide tax compliance and advisory services to partnerships, corporations, and S-corporations for a variety of clients from Fortune 100 companies to emerging businesses. Assist new clients with onboarding, internal collection and coordination of multiple jurisdictions of tax documents, asset files, and analysis of locations and headcount.  Assist with the preparation and filing of multi-state Business Property Statements, Business Licenses, and Annual Reports. Assist with the preparation and filing of Client Audits, including analysis, reconciliation, client communication and client representation. Work as part of a team helping to provide industry knowledge and experience; learning and validating new corporate tax laws across the country. Assist in helping grow client contacts and client relationships within our portfolio of solutions. Assist in managing risk and financial performance of engagements including billing, collections, and project budgets. Advise clients and be responsible for delivering high quality tax service and advice, serve as a liaison between clients and upper management. Participate in and contribute to market and business activities external to the firm. Qualifications: Two to five years of combined advisory or relevant industry experience in tax, property tax, audit and/or financial management, with an understanding of complete financial analysis process. Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and/or Finance from an accredited college/university. Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, familiarity with ERP Systems (Oracle, NetSuite, SAP, Hyperion, and/or Cognos) is preferred. Excellent communication and analytical skills. Experience in delivering and managing multiple clients and engagements. Experience in the development of proposals, deliverables, and reports.  Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need for visa sponsorship now or in the future. HCG offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package, including vacation, medical/dental, HSA, and 401K savings plans.    HCG is an equal opportunity employer and maintains a drug-free workplace.  No phone calls or agencies please. Send resume to erik@ptax.com. Date Posted: 5/25/2017 (IPT2154) 

Consultant (Seattle, Washington) - Property Tax Commercial. Ryan LLC (www.ryan.com) is the largest provider of Property Tax services in North America. The Property Tax Consultant (“Consultant”) works with a team to identify and provide clients with a wide range of valuation services designed to efficiently and effectively manage their property assessments and property taxes. Duties and Responsibilities: Works effectively with clients and taxing authorities on a national basis. Attends client meetings and property inspections. Offers appraisal and valuation services to various clients. Prepares and reviews property reports. Analyzes assessment notices and determines potential assessment reductions. Determines liability for development projects. Applies software knowledge to efficiently work with client data. Interacts frequently with members of a team. Communicates effectively through written and verbal channels. Performs other duties as assigned. Education and Experience: Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Real Estate, and/or Economics with entry level to three years related appraisal and/or assessment experience required. To perform this job successfully, an individual must have advanced knowledge of Microsoft® Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Internet navigation and research. Valid driver’s license required.  This position has no supervisory responsibilities. Send resume to rahul.sharma@ryan.com. Date Posted: 5/23/2017 (IPT2150) 

Manager Property Taxes (Irvine, California) - The Irvine Company. We are master planners, community builders, real estate investors, and asset managers committed to a comprehensive master plan for The Irvine Ranch® drafted in the early 1960s. We plan and bring to life balanced, sustainable communities with a full range of housing, job and retail centers, schools, recreation, trails, parks, greenbelts and permanently preserved open spaces. Our vision — like our history on this precious land — is long-term. We invest our talent, energy and resources in the highest quality planning, design, and construction that will last for generations, and assure an unparalleled quality of life for those who live and work here. Job Duties: Organize and track several thousand tax bills including Secured, Unsecured, Escape and Supplemental notices and bills. Assist with preparation of multi-million dollar property tax payments to five California counties. Prepare and review of a variety of compliance documents including Business Property Statements, Assessment Appeals applications, Change of Ownership reports, and New Construction reports. Preparation of various special projects as needed including escrow prorations, assessor parcel reconciliations, tax analysis, assessor audits, and maintenance of the Property Tax database. Preparation and assist in presentation of assessment appeals to the Assessor or Assessment Appeals Board. Manage and perform all aspects of the business personal property compliance function:  FA review, reporting, assessment review, tax bill review and payment processing and audits.  Education & Experience: B.A./B.S. in Accounting, Business, Finance or Public Administration or related field. Five or more years experience in Property Tax or related field. Working knowledge of county departments, specifically the Assessor, Tax Collector and Auditor/Controller. Proficiency in Excel and Adobe required.  Working knowledge of Microsoft Access and Google business applications a plus. Ability to prioritize and meet deadlines while focused on accuracy. Ability to meet travel requirements of the position. (estimated 20%). Excellent communication skills and ability to work in a team environment.  The Irvine Company is committed to providing equal opportunity in all of our employment practices, including selection, hiring, promotion, transfer, compensation, termination, and training, without regard to race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital status, pregnancy, age, medical condition, genetic information, military and veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by federal, state, and local law. Reasonable accommodation is available for qualified individuals with disabilities, upon request. To apply, Click Here. Date Posted: 5/23/2017 (IPT2149) 

Senior Indirect Tax Manager (Glen Allen, Virginia) – AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Senior Manager - Indirect Tax for immediate employment for the Glen Allen, VA office. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects. Responsibilities: Reports to the Director of Indirect Tax. Manages a group of fifteen employees including two supervisors, three to four senior analysts and nine staff members for sales and use, property, payroll, business license, gross receipts and other indirect taxes. Oversees compliance, audits, transaction and contract review, and training for company personnel. Handles research and communication for various tax matters with legal, tax and operations personnel. Helps with staff professional development and training. Oversees exemption certificates for vendors and customers along with managing W-9s and W-8s. Oversees account reconciliations for indirect tax accounts. Maintains and updates documentation for tax return procedures and other responsibility procedures. Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance. 10+ years or more of indirect tax experience especially with compliance, research (CCH) and audits for sales and use tax, property tax, gross receipts tax, business licenses. Experience handling indirect tax audits especially sales and use tax and property tax audits. Strong and effective written and verbal communication skills. Experience reconciling indirect tax accounts. Ability to interact with employees, vendors, customers, and direct reports in a professional and customer service oriented manner. Ability to work independently and with a team in a fast-paced and high volume environment with emphasis on accuracy and timeliness. Due to the nature of the work, US Citizenship is required. Preferred Qualifications: CMI or CPA preferred. Oracle ERP system experience preferred. W-9 and W-8 experience. Experience with automated software (Vertex or Sabrix) implementation is helpful. To apply, http://aecom.jobs/glen-allen-va/senior-manager-indirect-tax/BAC4BC0213414DCB8B38CE967C126D1F/job/. Date Posted: 5/16/2017 (IPT2147)

Sr. Tax Accountant, Non-Income Tax (Springdale, Arkansas) - This position is primarily responsible for supporting company-wide compliance for state/local tax credits and incentives by working closely with internal resources and state/local governments. Other responsibilities include assisting with state tax audits, performing tax research, providing support for sales and use tax returns filed, assisting with the preparation of state sales and use tax returns, and various other tax related activities. This position is also responsible for creating and maintaining data files, and reports using various database applications and spreadsheet software for internal accounting use within the Tyson functional areas. This includes assisting in maintaining the general ledger master data for tax purposes, including data input, processing, and output to users at Corporate and most Tyson locations, and assisting new users of the financial reporting system. Other responsibilities include assisting other users who are having problems with tax software applications, creating reports, reconciliation of tax accounts and performing other duties as needed. This position should also be able to research and interpret state tax laws in order to support tax positions. Requirements: Bachelor's Degree or equivalent with emphasis in accounting. General knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles, tax laws and accounting is required.  4+ plus years of experience in tax or other relevant areas. Public accounting experience as well as CPA certification is a plus. Standard computer skills. Candidate must have ability to work with Vertex software, SAP, Excel, Access, IDEA software, Word, and Outlook. Must have ability to perform technical research using CCH, BNA, RIA, or other tax research tools. Good written and verbal communication skills. Aptitude toward communicating with individuals at all levels within the organization, as well as state and local economic development individuals. Travel: 1 to 5 domestic trips per year. It is preferred for this position to have the ability to multitask, good interpersonal skills. Advanced understanding of technological components associated with sales and use tax automation. Tyson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, national origin, color, religion, age, genetics, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status. Disability Friendly. To apply for this opportunity go to http://www.tysonfoodscareers.com/ >Search by state or keyword 51589BR - Sr Accountant Tax. Date Posted: 5/16/2017 (IPT2146)

Property Tax Analyst - The Collier Companies is the largest provider of student housing in the nation owned by a single individual. The Collier Companies' still-growing portfolio is comprised of more than 11,250 units in Gainesville, Tallahassee, and other locations in and out of Florida. The Property Tax Analyst would be responsible for managing the property taxes for over 50 entities.  This would include the review of property tax value notices for purposes of prioritizing those for follow-up appeals/protest due to being outside expected norms or at variance to budgeted amounts. Phone and/or personal meetings with county tax assessors for purposes of negotiating property values to within acceptable parameters for both current properties and in-process/complete construction. Ability to present the analysis supporting the proposed valuation of properties to appraisers, consultants and attorneys. Identify and pursue cost reductions for property taxes.  Assist with property tax budgeting and forecasting and other issues as needed. This position could be part-time/seasonal or full-time if candidate also has experience in two or more of following areas: tangible tax, internal auditing, cost segregation, construction financial management, or income tax preparation. Qualifications - 3 years of experience in appraisals, ideally in Alachua or Leon Counties in FL., a bachelor’s degree in business, finance, accounting, public administration or real estate; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and/or experience. Please send resumes to tim.blakemore@colliercompanies.com. Date Posted: 5/15/2017 (IPT2143)

Senior Manager, Indirect Taxes- Audit, Planning and Analysis (New York, New York) - Tax Specialty: Property, Sales, Income and Value Added Taxation. Loews Corporation is recruiting a strategic, adaptable and innovative Senior Manager with subject matter, audit and planning expertise, who is extremely detail-oriented and thrives in a small, high profile tax group.   This dynamic self-starter will lead all facets of the Indirect Tax discipline, including audit defense, transactional, research & planning and return review.  The successful candidate will have substantive, hands-on experience of non-financial diverse businesses with the proven ability to address changing business needs.  As a member of the Loews Corporate Tax group, you will continue to develop expertise and gain exposure to a diverse group of businesses and learning opportunities in a collaborative environment. Essential Responsibilities and Duties: Advises on and manages critical compliance, conducts reverse audits, governmental audits, research & planning and special projects. Prepares audit analyses, responses, protests and appeals, coordinating at times with outside service providers and ensures that corrective post-audit actions are implemented. Provides written and timely guidance to operating businesses ensures accuracy in practices and procedures and advances thoughtful risk mitigation. Performs due diligence and strategic analysis regarding the Indirect Tax impact of mergers, acquisitions, dispositions and restructuring.  Stays abreast and educates others of trends and developments. Implements identified operational efficiencies. Assists subsidiaries with indirect tax issues as needed. May perform additional duties as assigned. Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: Strong technical skills and experience in multistate tax laws, theory and audit planning and management.  Robust knowledge of New York, California, Florida, Illinois, Louisiana and Pennsylvania distinguishes this candidate. Strong working knowledge of corporate, partnership and disregarded entity classifications as they pertain to Indirect Taxes. Strong analytical, critical thinking and decision making skills. Strong ability to manage and influence others, both directly and indirectly and to work effectively across cross functional groups. Effective verbal and written communication skills, with an emphasis on the ability to communicate complex transactions and audit results in a straightforward, easy to understand manner. Experience & Education: 10+ years of demonstrated hands-on senior leadership in a small Indirect Tax group.  Consulting firm or mid-size to Big 4 accounting firm experience with direct client responsibility in various industries required.  A combination of public accounting and in-house corporate experience preferred. State government tax audit experience a big plus. Bachelor’s Degree in accounting or finance.  Masters in Taxation, J.D. or CPA is a plus. Requires a minimum of 10% travel. Link to Apply: http://tinyurl.com/kzyurvw. Date Posted: 5/11/2017 (IPT2141)

Tax Accountant (Atlanta, Georgia) - BlueLinx Corporation headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia is a leading distributor of building products in North America.  Employing approximately 1,900 people, BlueLinx offers greater than 10,000 products from over 750 suppliers to service approximately 11,500 customers nationwide, including dealers, industrial manufacturers, manufactured housing producers and home improvement retailers.  The company operates its distribution business from sales centers in Atlanta and Denver, and its network of approximately 40 distribution centers.  Additional information about BlueLinx can be found on its website at www.BlueLinxCo.com. We have an immediate opening for a Tax Accountant with 2-5 years of Sales and Use Tax experience.  Property Tax experience is a plus. The accountant will be responsible for providing compliance support, including preparation and review of tax returns and payments.  Job Responsibilities: Prepare multi sales and use tax, property tax and business license returns on a timely and accurate basis. Ensures all tax payments are made in a timely fashion. Track a monthly filing and payment calendar. Performs monthly, quarterly and annual reconciliation. Complies with all internal controls. Complete assigned tax accounting reports (journal entries and account reconciliation, etc.). Respond to inquiries from States and other tax authorities. Responsible for maintenance of tax files. Job Qualifications: Experience with OneSource Sales and Use Tax. Experience with PTMS (Property Tax Management Systems) a plus. Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance preferred. A minimum of two - three years of Sales and Use Tax work experience. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Strong teamwork and analytical skills, and close attention to detail preferred. Strong computer skills, including proficiency in Microsoft Excel. Must be a quick learner, self-motivated and self-starter. Ability to work under pressure with tight deadlines. Send resume to TIFFANY.WILLIAMS@BlueLinxCo.com Date Posted: 5/10/2017 (IPT2140)

Tax Analyst (Alpharetta, Georgia) - Atrium Hospitality. This position is responsible for administering sales and use taxes with a focus on the production of timely and accurate returns. The ideal candidate will work closely with the Senior Tax Analyst to ensure completion of day-to-day tax operations in the Corporate Accounting Department. Primary responsibilities include organization, compliance, balance sheet reconciliation and record retention. This position requires the highest level of professionalism, integrity and teamwork from an individual who is positive, responsible and dependable. RESPONSIBILITIES: Assist in the preparation, filing and payment of indirect taxes for all managed hotels (Including the sales/use taxes, gross receipt tax returns, real estate taxes, personal property taxes and state excise taxes). Prepare the calculation of Use Tax requirements to ensure accurate and timely tax filings. Prepare with annual escheatment reporting. Assist with the preparation of other non-revenue returns (Form 8027 etc.…). Prepare balance sheet account reconciliations and related analyses. Review revenue and exemption information for accuracy prior to the preparation of the tax returns. Resolve tax notices received from state and local tax jurisdictions. Meet high standards of productivity, accuracy and timeliness. Provide critical and expert support to staff accountants and other team members with tax-related questions and concerns. Work with Accounting and Finance leadership to maintain and enhance indirect tax policies and procedures within the internal accounting system. Provide support to external service providers regarding indirect taxes. Assist in the development and evaluation of reports, decisions and results of tax department in relation to established goals. Recommends new approaches, policies and procedures to effect continual improvements in efficiency and accuracy of the department and services performed. Performs other related duties as required and assigned. Assist with property tax preparation as necessary. Update Tax team’s internal tax calendar. 1-5 years of related experience. Bachelor’s or Associate’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, or related discipline – Required. Master Degree - Preferred. Advanced experience with Microsoft Office Suite-Outlook, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint. Skill with M3, SAGE 300, ProfitSword, Birch Street, SharePoint, Accounting CS and similar systems a plus. Tax Research experience with Checkpoint or similar tax research engines. Sales and Use Tax experience preferred. Hospitality industry experience preferred. SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS: Balance Sheet Reconciliations, Read and Interpret governmental regulations and instructions, Advanced Microsoft Excel, Office Experience - General, Reporting Skills, Verbal Communication, Administrative Writing Skills. REQUIREMENTS: 1-5 years of related experience Bachelor’s or Associate’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, or related discipline – Required. Master Degree - Preferred. Advanced experience with Microsoft Office Suite-Outlook, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint Skill with M3, SAGE 300, ProfitSword, Birch Street, SharePoint, Accounting CS and similar systems a plus. Tax Research experience with Checkpoint or similar tax research engines. Sales and Use Tax experience preferred. Hospitality industry experience strongly preferred. Email resume to sheree.griffin@atriumhospitality.com. Date Posted: 5/8/2017 (IPT2139)


Tax Accountant Property Tax (Charlotte, North Carolina) -This position is responsible for timely preparation and completion of state and local property tax compliance for multiple entities. This involves the preparation of tax workpapers and tax returns using tax software. Additional responsibilities include reconciliations of general ledger tax accounts, involvement in tax audits and various research projects. MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Actively and consistently support all efforts to simplify and enhance the customer experience. Accumulate, analyze and process financial accounting data in order to prepare tax returns. Timely and accurately complete property tax compliance for assigned states, estimate taxes, and electronically maintains records. Review the annual assessment valuation and tax bill process. Research and resolve notices received from various taxing jurisdictions. Reconcile general ledger accounts based on estimated taxes. Process journal entries for tax department. Research relevant tax and legal data as needed. Compile data to defend tax audits. Perform tax research and planning and other special projects. Coordinate and communicate with members of tax and accounting departments and system personnel. Perform other duties as required. REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Ability to read, write, speak and understand English. Ability to use personal computer and software applications (i.e. word processing, spreadsheet, etc.), including advanced Excel skills; knowledge of property tax software a plus. Ability to analyze and interpret data. Ability to research technical tax issues. Strong verbal and written communication skills. Ability to effectively perform as part of a team committed to common objectives. Ability to make decisions and solve problems. Ability to adapt to unexpected or changing conditions. Ability to manage multiple projects. Ability to stay focused and meet deadlines. Ability to research and resolve technical tax issues. Ability to work independently. Knowledge of accounting theory and financial statement presentation. Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field. General ledger accounting experience 2-4 years. Tax experience (property tax preferred) 2-4 years. Eligibility to sit for CPA exam or CMI exam is a plus. To apply, http://bit.ly/2ptMZ5X. Date Posted: 5/4/2017 (IPT2138)

Sr. Tax Accountant Property Tax (Charlotte, North Carolina) - This position is responsible for preparation / review of state and local tax compliance for multiple entities. This involves analyzing and interpreting tax laws and regulations affecting tax compliance, acquisitions, dispositions and other taxation issues. Additional responsibilities include providing tax analysis to support valuations, audits, appeals, forecasting and other internal or external projects. Major Duties & Responsibilities: Actively and consistently support all efforts to simplify and enhance the customer experience. Accumulate, analyze and process financial accounting data in order to prepare tax returns. Prepare/review tax returns and associated work papers. Manage the annual assessment valuation and tax bill process. Prepare general ledger property tax account reconciliations for inclusion in the quarterly financial statements. Research, interpret and apply tax laws and regulations affecting state and local property tax compliance. Analyze and evaluate tax implications of potential fixed asset updates, mergers & acquisitions, divestitures, or other initiatives relative to organization's objectives. Coordinate and communicate with members of tax, accounting, legal & real estate departments. Research relevant tax and legal data as needed. Perform other duties as required. Skills/Abilities and Knowledge: Ability to read, write, speak and understand English. Ability to use personal computer and software applications (i.e. word processing, spreadsheet, etc.); including advanced Excel skills and familiarity with property tax return preparation software. Ability to research and resolve technical tax issues. Ability to analyze and interpret data. Knowledge of accounting theory and financial statement presentation. Strong verbal and written communications skills. Ability to effectively perform as part of a team committed to common objectives. Ability to adapt to unexpected or changing conditions and help others deal effectively with new situations. Ability to make decisions and solve problems. Ability to manage multiple projects. Ability to stay focused and meet deadlines. Ability to work independently. Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field. Advanced degree such as Master’s in Accounting with concentration in Tax or Masters in Tax a plus. Property tax return preparation and review and related research experience 5+ years. CPA and "Big 4" public accounting experience is a plus. To apply, http://bit.ly/2oQFPFe. Date Posted: 5/2/2017 (IPT2136)

Indirect Tax Accountant, Property/Real Estate (Brentwood, Tennessee) - Tractor Supply Company. The Staff Accountant (Indirect Tax) is responsible for ensuring general ledger accounting functions for indirect taxes are performed accurately and timely in addition to monitoring return processing by outside consultants to ensure returns are completed and filed timely with the various taxing authorities. Primary Duties and Responsibilities: Prepare and post journal entries and update detailed account reconciliations via analysis and review of monthly income statement and balance sheet activity for indirect tax accounts to ensure accuracy of balances and to identify unusual trends or variances and provide explanations for significant items noted. Prepare, file and remit for payment gross receipts returns in accordance with tax laws in various jurisdictions. Coordinate with outside third party tax providers to ensure tax filings (real property and tangible personal property) are completed, filed timely and compliant with state and local jurisdictions. Review lease documents to determine tax liability; use this information to update department files to ensure proper accounting treatment. Assist with providing information and responding to inquiries from internal and external sales, use, and property tax auditors. Process all incoming tax notices and tax bills. Maintain detailed and complete internal control documentation as well as policies and procedures based on changes in processes or regulations. Research and respond to inquiries from other department team members as well as store, DC and field personnel. May perform other duties as assigned. Required: Bachelor’s degree with a major in Accounting from an accredited college or university. Minimum of 1-3 years of accounting experience. NOTE:  Any Suitable combination of education and experience will be considered. Fluent in Microsoft Excel. Desired: Experience using SAP enterprise software and/or Business Objects reporting software. Knowledge/Skills/Abilities/Training/Systems: Knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles. Ability to multi-task in a high energy environment. Ability to process, reconcile, and analyze electronic data. Demonstrate strong interpersonal, communication, analytical, and problem solving skills. Detail oriented approach to daily activities, ability to work with minimal supervision and a self-starter. Proficiency in MS Office products; advanced skills in Excel. Experience with SAP and Business Objects preferred, but not required; Ability to research, audit, and analyze. Ability to interact and team with professionals in various functional areas to resolve complex tax issues throughout the organization. Ability to represent company with external auditors and consultants. For those not local to Nashville, we do offer relocation assistance. Link to Position: https://recruiting.adp.com/srccar/public/RTI.home?c=1136807&d=TractorExternalPRO&r=5000190594006. Date Posted: 5/1/2017 (IPT2135)

Senior Consultant (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) - Property Tax , Commercial. Ryan LLC (www.ryan.com) is the largest provider of Property Tax services in North America. The Property Tax Senior Consultant ("Senior Consultant") works with a team to identify property tax savings opportunities for clients and possesses an intermediate understanding of valuation techniques.  This includes conducting research, analyzing and interpreting comparable assessment data, market data and sales transactions.  The Senior Consultant assists the team with assessment review and monitoring the appeal process for client portfolios. Duties and Responsibilities: Demonstrates full understanding of the annual property tax cycle for assigned real property portfolios. Builds awareness/understanding of jurisdictional rules and filing requirements. Demonstrates an ability to collect, review and fully understand client-provided data. Inspects properties and prepares appropriate reports deemed necessary by management. Analyzes assessment notices and determines potential assessment reductions. Applies software knowledge to efficiently work with client data. Possesses knowledge in assessment review, appeal determination, tax bill administration and the three valuation approaches; cost, sales comparison and income. Additionally, possesses knowledge of assessment equalization methodology that may apply in certain states. Handles appeals and monitors appeals process. Attends client status calls and meetings and provides supporting data and findings for leadership team. Works effectively with clients by taking an interest in the client’s industry and inquiring about trends and processes to gain a full understanding of their core business. Participates in recruiting efforts. Interacts and communicates effectively with team members. Performs other duties as assigned. Education and Experience: University Degree, College Diploma, or equivalent in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, Economics, Real Estate, Business Management, or other degree with MBA, MST or JD required and at least 2 years property tax related experience required.  Candidates with appropriate valuation designations preferred. To perform this job successfully, an individual must have intermediate knowledge of Microsoft® Word, Access, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Internet navigation and research. Certificates and Licenses: Valid driver's license required. Supervisory Responsibilities: Requires limited supervisory responsibilities, including training employees, assigning work, and checking work for accuracy and completeness. Send resume to rahul.sharma@ryan.com. Date Posted: 4/20/2017 (IPT2129) 

Property Tax Manager (Plano, Texas) -  JCPenney is one of the nation’s largest apparel and home furnishing retailers with more than 1,000 stores and jcp.com. We are a diverse community of people, all working together to bring sensational style, sensible prices and the best service possible to our customers. We’re looking for talented individuals who want to work in an energetic, respectful, collaborative environment. With a wide array of jobs, internships, training and more, there are countless opportunities for you to grow your career with us. JCPenney is currently seeking a Property Tax Manager to work in its Tax Services department.  This position will be a hands-on team member directly responsible primarily for controlling real property tax costs.  The position involves 20-25% travel for informal assessor meetings, attending appeals meetings, formal board meetings, and other meetings associated with law suits brought in various jurisdictions. Primary Responsibilities: Responsible for the review of real and personal property tax value notices for purposes of prioritizing those for follow-up appeals/protest due to being outside expected norms or at variance to budgeted amounts. Phone and/or personal meetings with county/parish tax assessors for purposes of negotiating real property values to within acceptable parameters. Ability to present the analysis supporting the cost/benefit of all travel costs and any costs for outside appraisers, consultants and attorneys. Manage travel and outside costs across the entire portfolio of assigned properties. Identify and pursue cost reductions associated with landlord pass-thru of property taxes.  Support the personal property tax area as needed with budgeting and forecasting and other issues as needed. Participate in peer company best practices discussions. Other work related tasks / ad-hoc reporting as needed. Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or Tax. CPA and/or CMI is preferred. Unique commercial property appraisal experience considered. A similar role with 3-5 years of experience with a company owning several hundred properties across the U.S.  or equivalent experience with public accounting or property tax recovery firms. Strong understanding of property tax valuation principles. Experience with budgeting, forecasting and accounting of property tax. Ability to gather, organize and analyze data. Experience with PTMS (Property Tax Management System) software platform or its equivalent. Strong proficiency in MS Office Applications, particularly in Excel. Strong problem solving and analytical skills. Team player, detail oriented, and organized. Ability to work with minimal daily supervision. Strong written and oral communication skills. Ability to thrive in fast-paced, constantly-changing environment. Our corporate office supports the JCPenney stores nationwide and offers a competitive benefits package including medical/dental/vision, term life insurance, paid vacation/holidays, 401(k) savings plan with company match, and a merchandise discount plan to JCPenney. Amenities include free covered parking, full cafeteria services, fitness center, and on-site childcare. For more opportunities to join our team please contact Kristen Cannon klcannon@jcp.com. To apply, http://jobs.jobvite.com/jcp/job/ogU34fw1. Date Posted: 4/18/2017 (IPT2128) 

Property Tax Accountant (Atlanta, Georgia) - American Tower is one of the largest global REIT’s and is the leading independent operator and developer of multitenant real estate including 40,000 cell phone towers in the US.  The Property Tax Accountant will support all major functions associated with the property tax compliance process for all towers in the United States including return filing, valuation notice processing and tax bill payments for our owned, leased and managed portfolios. The U.S. division incurs over $90 million of property tax expense per year. The Property Tax Accountant’s primary duties include reconciling various tax related notices, detailed analysis and timely payment of all 3rd party landlord requests, analysis/payment of delinquent tax bills, researching and obtaining missing tax bills, and identifying/reconciling material discrepancies in the assessment and/or tax payment data. These responsibilities will require the incumbent to work on tasks with less structure, which require teamwork, communication, critical analysis, and adaptability to change focus on short notice. This position requires the ability to work in a time-sensitive and high volume environment.  Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience required, minimum 2 years of property tax experience preferred.  Knowledge of PTMS a plus.  Apply via: https://amertower.taleo.net/careersection/jobdetail.ftl?job=1700006D&lang=en. Date Posted: 4/18/2017 (IPT2126) 

Sr. Tax Accountant (Burbank, California) - Tax Specialty: Sales and Use Tax, Reverse Sales/Use Tax Audits, Property Tax, Transaction Tax. Technicolor, a worldwide technology leader in the media and entertainment sector, is at the forefront of digital innovation. Our world class research and innovation laboratories enable us to lead the market in delivering advanced video services to content creators and distributors. We also benefit from an extensive intellectual property portfolio focused on imaging technologies. Our commitment: supporting the delivery of exciting new experiences for consumers in theaters, homes and on-the-go. We are looking for an energetic, “hands-on”, tax systems-knowledgeable indirect tax senior to prepare state sales/use tax, property tax and business license tax returns and handle tax audits of same. This position is accountable for the collection of tax-related information, and reporting to taxation authorities at the state, county, and local levels within the United States in a timely manner. This person will report to Tax Manager – Indirect Tax and work closely with internal finance teams and Financial Shared Service Center (“FSSC”). Responsibilities: Prepare, state and local tax returns. Review, process, and send tax returns and payments to tax jurisdictions prior to the deadlines. Reconcile sales and use tax, general ledger accounts, prepare journal entries. Keep abreast of sales and use laws, conduct tax research, recommend, and clearly communicate appropriate action. Automate tax return filings when possible. Assist with development of process improvements, tax procedures and internal controls. Prepare nexus studies, review, and manage filing frequencies. Perform reverse sales/use tax audits. Resolve notices from state and local tax jurisdictions. Handle indirect tax audits, prepare analysis of risks for sales/use, property, and business tax audits. Customer exemption certificate management. Coordinate with IT to ensure sales/use tax rate updates are applied to the systems. Provide support for sales tax special projects, such as system testing and analysis. Assist with ad hoc requests as needed. Qualifications: BS/BA degree in accounting, or related discipline. CPA a plus. Minimum of 5 years of indirect tax experience with a Big 4 or regional CPA firm and/or a large multinational company. Fluency in French or Spanish a plus. Advanced knowledge of Vertex or other tax software, implementation experience preferred. Detail orientation and accuracy are critical required skills. Excellent organization skills. Ability to meet strict statutory deadlines. Good communication skills, required to effectively articulate work status and resolve issues. Self -motivated with the ability to work both independently and as part of a team. Advanced SAP or other ERP skills. Advanced Excel skills. Strong research, analytical, reasoning and problem solving skills. To apply, Alexander.Pace@technicolor.com.  Date Posted: 4/11/2017 (IPT2120)

Tax Senior Analyst, Indirect Tax (Bellevue Washington) - This position will work and support Expedia’s Domestic Indirect Tax Operations Team. The candidate will be responsible for the coordination, review, and preparation of various state and local U.S. indirect tax returns. Candidate will also be responsible for the development and implementation of team processes.  The Tax Senior Analyst, Indirect Tax will perform a variety of recurring and non-recurring indirect tax functions including tax return preparation, analysis, and detailed review of related compliance filings for domestic jurisdictions. The position may also include indirect tax project work as required on a variety of business advisory, financial reporting, transactional tax data, and tax research and analysis projects.  The Tax Senior Analyst, Indirect Tax will join a team of tax professionals and work with the direction of the Tax Manager, Indirect Tax. This individual will work in a dynamic tax environment. Areas of focus will include domestic state and local sales tax, Washington business and occupation tax, and city/county hotel taxes.  Competencies: 4 years of tax experience in a corporate tax department or public accounting firm, Highly organized with superior attention to detail and strong analytic skills, Strong written and verbal communication skills, Ability to learn internal systems and software quickly, Works well independently and in a team environment, Self-starter and diligent problem solver, Strong team player willing to assist in any capacity needed, Have a collaborative and collegial professional demeanor, Possess a strong desire to learn and a natural intellectual curiosity, Multi-task in a fast-paced and rapidly changing environment, Desire and ability to learn a new business and company, along with the associated tax issues, Preparation and detailed review of tax returns and related compliance filings, Plan timing of deliverables within agreed due dates and update manager regularly, Work effectively and efficiently under pressure, Perform self-review of work product.  Experience and Qualification: BA/BS degree in accounting or related field, CPA license or actively working towards attainment is a plus, but not a required, Masters in tax or accounting is a plus, but not required, Proficiency in Microsoft Office with an emphasis in Excel.   Expedia is committed to creating an inclusive work environment with a diverse workforce.   All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. This employer participates in E-Verify. The employer will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) with information from each new employee's I-9 to confirm work authorization. Email:  tpucci@expedia.com or tralee@expedia.com. Date Posted: 4/7/2017 (IPT2117)

Senior Manager, Commercial Real Estate (Los Angeles, California & San Diego, California) - The Los Angeles Office of a National property tax firm is seeking the addition of a Senior Manager, Commercial Real Estate to our growing team of commercial real estate valuation professionals. We value all types of real estate with the goal of reducing the property tax liability for our clients. Property types include, but are not limited to the following: Golf Courses/Resorts, Healthcare, Hospitality, Industrial, Multi-Family, Office, Retail, Senior Living, Student Housing & Business Personal Property. The successful candidate will have at least 10 years of experience in commercial real estate valuation, appraisal and/or consulting. Experience in Business Personal Property valuation and client management is a plus. Primary Responsibilities: Respond to client requests. Prepare property tax estimates and budgets. Research and evaluate commercial property. Prepare valuation position reports. File assessment appeals. Perform commercial real estate valuations considering all three approaches to value. Interact with assessment officials. Represent clients in front of the Assessment Appeals Board. Responsible for client management and administration. Business development. Researching comparable assets in the Southern California market. Maintaining internal operational database and interacting with company personnel nationwide. The candidate should possess a Bachelor’s Degree with 10 year’s work experience at a minimum. Real Estate Licensing is a requirement. Experience with commercial real estate valuation is required. Appraisal training or certifications are highly desirable. Applicants holding commercial real estate designations and licenses will be considered first. Excellent communication skills with clients are expected. Additionally, advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office applications and computer skills are required. The compensation package is commensurate with experience, skill sets, and education. Please apply to mtodd@paradigmtax.com & aharvick@paradigmtax.com. Date Posted: 4/6/2017 (IPT2116)

Property Tax Compliance Manager (Atlanta, Georgia) - American Tower is one of the largest global REIT’s and is the leading independent operator and developer of multitenant real estate including 40,000 cell phone towers in the US.  The Property Tax Compliance Manager is responsible for the company’s multi-state property tax compliance functions, including the timely preparation review and filing property tax returns according to the deadlines and rules / procedures set out in each jurisdiction in which the company has a property tax liability. The manager will oversee an  internal team and the company’s co-source partners to ensure that (a) assessments are accurately recorded in the  Property Tax Management System (“PTMS”); (b)  that payments are made accurately, timely and in line with the company’s payment processes and controls;  (c)  that all related property tax transactions are correctly coded to facilitate analysis and reporting; and (d) that the Director of Property Tax and other key stakeholders have access to the analysis and reporting  needed to effectively manage this significant expenditure. While the Manager will be responsible primarily for compliance related functions,  he / she will work closely with the Property Tax Director and the various co-source partners to implement agreed filing strategies in each jurisdiction and  to ensure effective organization of property tax compliance process  and to identify ways to improve efficiency.  Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Business Administration preferred, minimum 5 years of property tax experience and previous supervisory experience is required.  The candidate must have excellent leadership, communication and organization skills and the ability to work in a high volume environment.  Apply via: https://amertower.taleo.net/careersection/jobdetail.ftl?job=1700004B&lang=en#.WOTsXcqU_mM. Date Posted: 4/5/2017 (IPT2115)

Senior Tax Analyst (Alpharetta, Georgia) - Atrium Hospitality is a leading hotel and asset management company headquartered at Deerfield Point in Alpharetta, GA.  Atrium Hospitality oversees a portfolio of hotels licensed primarily through the Marriott, Hilton, Starwood and Intercontinental brand families. In addition, Atrium Hospitality provides asset management and accounting services to a number of other hotel debt and equity investments held by our ownership groups. With a best in class executive team, we work to maximize the financial performance and value of every property and investment. We have majority ownership of more than 50 properties in 26 states with approximately 14,000 rooms.  This position is responsible for ensuring timely and accurate filing of our external and internal tax requirements. The ideal candidate will work closely with the Director of Tax to ensure completion of day-to-day tax operations in the Corporate Accounting Department. Primary responsibilities include organization, compliance, balance sheet reconciliation and record retention. This position requires the highest level of professionalism, integrity and teamwork from an individual who is positive, responsible and dependable. Responsibilities: 1.     Assist in the preparation, filing and payment of indirect taxes for all managed hotels (Including the real estate valuation, personal property compliance, sales & use tax and unclaimed property). 2.     Performs all aspects of property tax, including budgeting, planning, compliance, and preparing accurate work-papers to properly document and support tax position. 3.     Analyze the appraisal values proposed by the appraisal districts and assist in determination of whether to accept or protest appraised values and whether any exemptions or designations are appropriate. 4.     Assist in educating a decentralized team to assign correct tax decisions via WebEx/Tax Matrix.   5.     Responsible for the preparation of withholding tax calculations. 6.     Applies internal control concepts with tax accruals and identifies exposures resulting from ineffective or missing control practices. 7.     Responsible for researching and resolving complex payroll tax issues. 8.     Assist with Federal, State and Local tax incentives. 9.     Review and prepare balance sheet account reconciliations and related analyses. 10.  Resolve tax notices received from state and local tax jurisdictions. 11.  Assist in the development and evaluation of reports, decisions and results of tax department in relation to established goals. 12.  Performs other related duties as required and assigned. 13.  Assist with sales & use tax and property tax audit as necessary. 14.  Update/Assist with Tax team’s internal tax calendar and verify all tax filings are made timely.   Prepare property tax valuations using the income approach to value, compute going concern value, balance sheet reconciliations, present valuation conclusions in front of board members, informally negotiate favorable tax values, read and interpret governmental regulations and instructions, Advance Microsoft Excel experience, verbal communication, and administrative writing skills. Requirements: 5-10 years of related experience. Bachelor’s or Associate’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, or related discipline required.  Master’s degree preferred.  Experience with Microsoft Office Suite-Outlook, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint. Skill with M3, ProfitSword, Birch Street, SharePoint, Accounting CS and similar systems a plus. Tax Research experience with Checkpoint or similar tax research engines.  Personal Property and Real Estate Tax experience preferred. Hospitality industry experience preferred. Send resume to Sheree.Griffin@atriumhospitality.com.  Date Posted: 3/28/2017 (IPT2111)

Senior Consultant (Dallas, Texas) - Property Tax Commercial. Ryan LLC (www.ryan.com) is the largest provider of Property Tax services in North America. The Property Tax Senior Consultant ("Senior Consultant") works with a team to identify property tax savings opportunities for clients and possesses an intermediate understanding of valuation techniques.  This includes conducting research, analyzing and interpreting comparable assessment data, market data and sales transactions.  The Senior Consultant assists the team with assessment review and monitoring the appeal process for client portfolios. Duties and Responsibilities: Demonstrates full understanding of the annual property tax cycle for assigned real property portfolios. Builds awareness/understanding of jurisdictional rules and filing requirements. Demonstrates an ability to collect, review and fully understand client-provided data. Inspects properties and prepares appropriate reports deemed necessary by management. Analyzes assessment notices and determines potential assessment reductions. Applies software knowledge to efficiently work with client data. Possesses knowledge in assessment review, appeal determination, tax bill administration and the three valuation approaches; cost, sales comparison and income. Additionally, possesses knowledge of assessment equalization methodology that may apply in certain states. Handles appeals and monitors appeals process. Attends client status calls and meetings and provides supporting data and findings for leadership team. Works effectively with clients by taking an interest in the client’s industry and inquiring about trends and processes to gain a full understanding of their core business. Participates in recruiting efforts. Interacts and communicates effectively with team members. Performs other duties as assigned. Education and Experience: University Degree, College Diploma, or equivalent in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, Economics, Real Estate, Business Management, or other degree with MBA, MST or JD required and at least 2 years property tax related experience required.  Candidates with appropriate valuation designations preferred. To perform this job successfully, an individual must have intermediate knowledge of Microsoft® Word, Access, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Internet navigation and research. Valid driver's license required. Requires limited supervisory responsibilities, including training employees, assigning work, and checking work for accuracy and completeness. Send resume to rahul.sharma@ryan.com. Date Posted: 3/21/2017 (IPT2110)

Senior Tax Analyst (Memphis, Tennessee) - Want a career where you are empowered to make a difference? Want to work for a company that is environmentally responsible? Want to grow and develop on the job? If so, FedEx is the place for you! Every day FedEx delivers for its customers with transportation and business solutions. FedEx serves more than 220 countries and territories around the globe. We can serve this global network due to our outstanding team of FedEx employees. FedEx has over 300,000 talented employees who are tasked with making every FedEx experience outstanding. FedEx has been recognized on many different lists both for business success and for being a great employer. Here are some of the recognitions FedEx has received from the past couple of years: • FORTUNE Magazine: No. 8 among “World’s Most Admired Companies” and No. 1 in the delivery industry (2014) • Glassdoor, Employees’ Choice Awards: “Top 50 Best Places to Work” (2014) • FORTUNE Magazine: “100 Best Companies to Work For” (2013) • Computerworld: “100 Best Places to Work in IT” (2013) • Corporate Responsibility Magazine "100 Best Corporate Citizens” (2014) When 300,000 employees around the globe are all working together it is amazing what we can achieve! FedEx connects people and ideas. If you would like to make a difference on a global scale while receiving top notch benefits, competitive pay, and plenty of opportunities to develop, click ‘Apply Now’ and tell us more about yourself. Job Specific Information: Works on complex projects, including tax return preparation, tax audits, and tax research related to the application of federal, state and local tax laws. Participate in configuration, design, support and ongoing management of Vertex transaction tax calculation software. Assist with research and maintenance of product taxability mapping for Vertex integration with transaction systems across multiple lines of business for multiple geographies. Work closely with Tax Technology and other internal teams to implement system changes that support accurate calculation of transaction taxes in compliance with Indirect Tax laws, regulations and policies. Develop a working knowledge of internal ERP systems that integrate with Vertex. Monitor business changes and initiatives for potential impact on transaction tax calculation software. Assist with data management and other Indirect Tax activities as needed to support timely, accurate reporting of indirect taxes. Support Tax and IT relative to Transaction Systems, SKU Configuration, Vertex, and Big Data Management. Knowledge/Skills /Abilities Considered a Plus: Focus on worldwide Vertex transaction tax calculation software configuration, projects and support. This position may work with multiple billing and procurement systems, reporting and analytic systems, and data retention and archiving systems. Experience with multi-state tax return compliance software and preparation of monthly SUT returns. Excellent organization skills and ability to manage many deliverables with limited supervision. Ability to collaborate well with a wide variety of groups and individuals. Excellent analytical, project management, Excel, written and verbal skills. Experience in tax research and legislative analysis. Be a leading resource of the Vertex software environment. Ability to manage large volumes of data and distill into meaningful information for analysis. Experience with TeraData EDW, Tableau, Spotfire, Avalara, Vertex, Sovos, and Onesource a plus. Relocation assistance is available for this position. Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree in business, finance or related discipline. Five (5) years directly related experience within a tax/financial field. To apply, https://careers.fedex.com/fedex/jobs/26087-248525. Date Posted: 3/17/2017 (IPT2106) 

Property Tax Supervisor (Farmington, Connecticut) - United Technologies Corp. Responsibilities: Manage and prepare all property tax audit defense work. Preparation of complex property tax returns including Freeport Exemption and Tax Abatement applications. Preparation of complex valuation reviews and analysis for heavy manufacturing businesses. Investigate and challenge assessments with the goal of reducing UTC property tax liability. Qualifications:  Strong understanding of the property tax compliance function, including analysis of fixed asset information and, reporting responsibilities in various states (including applications for available exemptions and abatements), tracking/challenging assessments. Understand the impact of multi-state property tax on the financial statements and UTC business competitiveness. Research and provide opinions as to technical and procedural positions for property tax matters. Experience with PTMS Compliance software a plus. Good interpersonal skills, including ability and desire to communicate, collaborate, and coordinate with others throughout Tax and Finance organizations, at UTC HQ and Business Units. Ability to synthesize large amounts of information into meaningful analysis. Self-motivated, able to work independently and under pressure. Able to multitask and have excellent organizational and time management skills. Strong written and verbal communication skills. Continually seek process improvements. Undergraduate or Advanced degree in Accounting, Finance or Tax. 4+ years of property tax compliance experience in multiple states or 4+ years tax or finance experience in a large, multi-state, corporate tax or accounting environment. Interested candidates should apply through UTC’s Careers website. Please see the link below.
https://jobs.utc.com/job/farmington/property-tax-supervisor/1566/4118305. Date Posted: 3/16/2017 (IPT2105) 


Client Relationship Manager Property Tax (Remote Based Mid-West or East Coast preferred) - This position is responsible for frequent, ongoing customer account and relationship management, serving as the liaison between the company and assigned customers. A candidate must demonstrate the ability to successfully achieve and maintain customer satisfaction, repeat business, and revenue goals through strategic planning activities and communications with assigned customers. Serve as primary point of contact between TCI and assigned customers for all business-related discussions (not including in-bound day-to-day product support calls). Establish and maintain relationships at multiple levels including executive and user levels. Achieve client satisfaction and retention goals. Close revenue-expansion opportunities related to professional services. Contact customers on a frequent basis to assess and ensure customer satisfaction. Coordinate all major discussions with customers. Bring in TCI experts as necessary. Solicit feedback and understand each customer's ongoing needs and requirements. Develop tactical plans that lead to customers maximizing the benefits of TCI software. Ensure customers are receiving the optimal mix of services and support. When customer concerns arise, marshal the appropriate TCI resources to assist with problem resolution. Keep clients apprised of new modules and services. Communicate the benefits. Update CRM software with details of all interactions with customers. Obtain and maintain customer profiles consisting of business and staff profile information. Solicit client letters of recommendations and consent to act as a reference. Execute and manage software license renewal process. Assist when necessary with accounts receivable collections. Travel to customer sites and industry conferences as needed. Provide regular and appropriate status to senior management. Escalate critical issues to Senior Management as required. Qualifications: Solid understanding of customer relationship management principles, practices, techniques, and tools. Solid understanding of property tax and business license management. Delivering clear, effective communications at Director, VP, and C-level of organizations. Gathering, understanding, and documenting customer business requirements. Offering solutions which enhance value delivered to customers. Meeting and exceeding assigned goals and objectives. Demonstrating issue resolution skills and persistence. Demonstrating confidence and ease in dealing with diverse personalities. Working independently to achieve goals. Prioritizing, multi-tasking, and following through on assignments. Working under tight deadlines. Ability to learn property tax and business license software. Requirements: 5 or more combined years of customer relationship management experience. BS degree in Accounting, Finance or related field. Prior experience working for a property tax compliance firm and/or corporate tax department preferred. 25 - 35% travel requirement (more / less as dictated by custom relationship activity).  TCI is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Apply via: jstull@corptax.com or https://chm.tbe.taleo.net/chm04/ats/careers/v2/viewRequisition?org=CORPORATESER&cws=41&rid=4434. Date Posted: 3/14/2017 (IPT2103) 

Property Tax Analyst (Atlanta, Georgia) – WestRock (NYSE:WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 39,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 250 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe and Asia. We are seeking a Property Tax Analyst in our North Atlanta, Georgia Indirect Tax Department. Responsibilities: Be part of our team responsible for property tax compliance and problem resolution, including handling assessment notices, tax bills and payments, assisting in the preparation of tax returns, preparing tax accounting entries, analyzing property tax accruals and G/L balances, liaison with outsourced property tax suppliers and facility controllers, assisting in audits by taxing jurisdictions, and property tax projects. Many opportunities for growth and development in a dynamic team environment. Experience Required: This position requires a combination of accounting, tax and data skills which are necessary to analyze transactions and zero in on issues. Initiative and strong follow-through is required for problem resolution. Four-year degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration and/or 3-5 years of experience handling property tax compliance and assessment and tax bill processing for a large company or consulting firm. Experience in manufacturing a plus. Strong working knowledge of ERP systems such as JD Edwards, Oracle, SAP, Indus Passport a plus. Qualities Desired: Strong analytical and solid accounting and system skills. High degree of technical competency with spreadsheet and database tools. Effective interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills; enjoys working independently as well as part of a team. Shows strong initiative in problem resolution. Contact: Karol Tompkins, karol.tompkins@westrock.com. Date Posted: 3/14/2017 (IPT2102) 

Property Tax Manager Level 1 (Irving, Texas) - Northrop Grumman Corporation is seeking a Property Tax Manager Level 1 to join the Corporate Tax Department in its Irving, TX location. The position will manage all aspects of real and personal property tax, and will report to the Indirect Tax Manager. Roles and responsibilities to include: Manage and develop property tax staff. Manage property tax audits. Collaborate with property management to ensure timely removal of disposed assets from records as well as accurate asset location reporting. Accountable for the accuracy and maintenance of the personal property tax database and retrieval of audit data. Review personal property tax extensions & renditions. Accountable for the accuracy of the property tax calendar for both due dates and payments. Review and approve account reconciliations related to personal property tax & real property tax. Manage personal property tax & real property tax appeals & related consulting agreements. Review and approve requests for property tax payments. Support Incentive & Credits Council as needed. Accurately forecast and budget annual real and personal property tax expense. Review asset data for proper personal property classifications. Verify personal property tax bills are as expected based on renditions. Research property tax issues. Assist Indirect Tax Team as needed. Basic Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or similar field. Minimum 8 years of multi-state real and personal property tax experience. Experience with property tax reporting software systems such as PTMS. Proven lead, or managerial skills. Must be flexible and demonstrate strong judgment/decision-making skills. Excellent organizational, verbal, and written communication skills, as well as, project management, planning, and personal interaction skills are required. Preferred Qualifications: CMI, CPA or JD/LLM certification. Aerospace/Defense industry experience. Big4 & industry tax experience. Proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint); SAP knowledge is a plus. A high level of confidence, attention to detail, integrity, self-motivation, and hands-on problem solving skills are required. Strong commitment and ability to work cooperatively in a team environment is paramount. Apply, https://ngc.taleo.net/careersection/ngc_pro/jobdetail.ftl?lang=en&job=17004891. Date Posted: 3/9/2017 (IPT2099)  

Property Tax Analyst (Houston, Texas) - Perry Homes is seeking a Property Tax Analyst to join our team at our Corporate Office near Hobby Airport! Since 1967, we have built homes for over 50,000 families and we are still growing. Bob Perry held a vision for building quality homes at a reasonable price. For more than 50 years, Perry Homes’ continued commitment to quality and value has allowed us to build a sterling reputation as one of the largest and most trusted homebuilders in Texas. In 2015, we were named Builder of the Year by the Greater Houston Builders Association for the third time over the company’s history. The position works with the Director of Property Tax to ensure that property taxes for the Company are properly calculated and paid, including protesting appraised values as necessary. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Review property tax history for real property acquired by the Company. Prepare financial schedules and worksheets of the Company’s property. Analyze the appraisal values proposed by the appraisal districts and assist in determination of whether to accept or protest appraised values and whether any exemptions or designations are appropriate. Assist with all necessary protests and prepare support for the Company’s position. Provide title companies with appraised values to use for each closing. Calculate payment of property taxes, rollback taxes and homeowner assessment dues. Assist with computing and recording tax accruals for property owned by the Company. Answer property tax questions from the Company’s homeowners. Communicate with Developers about tax and assessment issues. Communicate with Title Company about home closings and lot purchases. Communicate with HOA management companies about yearly assessments HOA fees. Communicate with Taxing Authorities about tax issues. Assist in preparing and submitting to each appraisal district renditions of all applicable business personal property. Review HUD statements for accurate tax proration. Prepare any necessary tax adjustments and refunds to homeowners. Maintain knowledge of the Texas Property Tax Code. Compile data for Texas Sales and Use Tax Return. Comply with all company policies and procedures including those set forth in writing in the Employee Handbook and elsewhere. No supervisory responsibilities. Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration with emphasis in Accounting or Finance required. Requires 1-2 years of property tax and sales and use tax experience. Highly organized and a strong attention to accuracy and detail. Ability to build and maintain relationships and communicate with others effectively, both orally and in writing, in a professional and competent manner. Demonstrated computer skills including a strong working knowledge of MS Office products, including Outlook, Excel, and Word. The ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide using whole numbers, fractions and decimals, to compute percentages, and to perform basic algebra and geometry. Demonstrated organization and time management, which includes the ability to multi-task and run multiple projects simultaneously while maintaining thoroughness and precision. A team-oriented, proactive and adaptable work ethic. To apply, http://chm.tbe.taleo.net/chm03/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=PERRYHOMES&cws=1&rid=282. Date Posted: 3/6/2017 (IPT2095)