Property Tax Positions Available


Commercial Real Estate Assessment/Appraisal Consultant (Vancouver, British Columbia) -
Altus Group is currently seeking a candidate in the position of a Consultant based out of our Vancouver, BC office to join our Property Tax division. The Consultant will be responsible for preparing appraisal analysis and/or consulting reports with limited need for review. Key Responsibilities: Prepare appraisal/assessment analysis to assist with client and assessor communications and negotiations. Review and analysis of market information obtained from various internal/external partners. Develop proformas and projections to be used in the appraisal and assessment review process. Attend meetings with clients and assessors in an effort to achieve resolution of valuation/assessment issues. Perform property inspections. Manage client relationships in a manner that leads to contract renewal, referrals and service expansion. Maintain ongoing client communication and resolve issues. Escalate issues to next level of management as required. Coach, train and mentor Senior Analysts and Analysts by transferring skill and knowledge. Develop internal network and relationships to facilitate information sharing, cross selling and expansion of service offerings to clients. Actively engage external market participants including networking events and company initiatives. Position Requirements: University Bachelor's degree or related experience in appraisal/real estate valuation. 3+ years of related experience in commercial appraisal or real estate valuation & advisory consulting. AIC courses or equivalent education. Excellent knowledge of the commercial real estate industry & market dynamics. Valid Driver's License. Excellent communication skills – interpersonal, written & oral presentation, in order to complete consulting reports. Where applicable, working knowledge in creating financial modeling in Excel and other software platforms. Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite. To apply click here. Date Posted: 11/23/2020 (IPT2716)

Business Development Associate (Toronto, Ontario) -
Tax Specialty: Property Tax. Altus Group is looking for a Business Development Associate to join our Toronto based Sales team. In this position you will be responsible for identifying new business targets and sales opportunities for our Sales team and ensuring this information is entered accurately into our CRM system. In addition to this you will also be responsible for coordinating regional and national sales campaigns and organizing contractual updates, amendments, and renewals with our existing client base. Altus Group prides itself on owning one of the most respectable client rosters in the industry as well as playing a role in the advancement of the commercial real estate industry through technology and data analytics. Come join a global brand with a promising career path ahead of you! Responsibilities: New Business Development: Prospect new clients and turn this into increased business with a robust pipeline of opportunities to drive financial growth. Support industry sector leaders in analysis of the industry sector and help drive special projects, such as strategic account planning, marketing initiatives, and research analysis of industry trends and/or key prospects. Identify potential clients and the decision makers within the prospective client company. Achieve annual goals and sales targets. Business Development Coordination: Assist VP in developing and implementing strategic plans and processes for the sales and business development function, administer practices and procedures to enhance operations. Assist in key business development initiatives, including presentations and proposals. Maintain CRM database, including the creation of management reports. Coordinate business development initiatives with team members regionally and nationally. Progress Reports: Maintain complete and accurate records of all prospecting and account activities within the company's CRM. Provide a weekly update on progress of targets. Marketing: Build potential client base through cold calls/following up on internal leads and sales inquiries. Collaborate with management to create marketing collateral, identify events and campaigns for Altus to participate in to increase brand awareness and achieve revenue targets. Public Relations: Represent the company at key industry and client events, builds and maintains the necessary contacts to keep current on emerging issues of significance. Attend industry functions such as conferences and provide feedback and information on market trends. Coordinate and participate in promotional activities and trade shows to market Altus services. Experience Required: College Diploma required; University Degree is an asset. Minimum of 3 years of relevant experience required. Working knowledge in Customer Relationship Management Software (Salesforce). To apply, click here. Date Posted: 11/23/2020 (IPT2715)

Property Tax Consultants for the Power, Energy, Renewables and Infrastructure Sectors (US & Canada) -
Candidate must have solid experience in compliance, valuations, appraisal techniques, and appeals (could be industry or jurisdictional experience). Position is on an “as needed basis”. Ideal for retired/semi-retired professionals or professional currently employed wishing to augment his/her income. Compensation is on a 1099 basis on an hourly or per project basis. Ideally, candidate must have good knowledge on the valuation (mostly DCF models) of power plants and energy assets utilizing various market data. Hours are very flexible. Work from home. Must have own PC and advanced spreadsheet skills. Please contact kittyg@cost-containment-advisors.com  via your email with cv or resume’ and contact information. Date Posted: 11/19/2020 (IPT2714)

Commercial Real Estate Tax Consultant (Vancouver, British Columbia Canada) -
Altus Group is currently seeking a candidate in the position of a Consultant based out of our Vancouver, BC office to join our Property Tax division. The Consultant will be responsible for preparing appraisal analysis and/or consulting reports with limited need for review. Key Responsibilities: Prepare appraisal/assessment analysis to assist with client and assessor communications and negotiations. Review and analysis of market information obtained from various internal/external partners. Develop proformas and projections to be used in the appraisal and assessment review process. Attend meetings with clients and assessors in an effort to achieve resolution of valuation/assessment issues. Perform property inspections. Manage client relationships in a manner that leads to contract renewal, referrals and service expansion. Maintain ongoing client communication and resolve issues. Escalate issues to next level of management as required. Coach, train and mentor Senior Analysts and Analysts by transferring skill and knowledge. Develop internal network and relationships to facilitate information sharing, cross selling and expansion of service offerings to clients. Actively engage external market participants including networking events and company initiatives. Position Requirements: University Bachelor's degree or related experience in appraisal/real estate valuation. 3+ years of related experience in commercial appraisal or real estate valuation & advisory consulting. AIC courses or equivalent education. Excellent knowledge of the commercial real estate industry & market dynamics. Valid Driver's License. Excellent communication skills; interpersonal, written & oral presentation, in order to complete consulting reports. Where applicable, working knowledge in creating financial modeling in Excel and other software platforms. Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite. To apply, click here. Date Posted: 11/19/2020 (IPT2713)

Senior Associate, Property Tax (Las Vegas, Nevada or Dallas, Texas) –
Fandl, LLC www.fandltax.com has an immediate opening for a Senior Associate to focus on property tax outsourcing, consulting and advocacy in our Las Vegas, NV office or in Dallas, TX.  Job Responsibilities: Senior Associate level position requires applicants to be resourceful, have property tax knowledge and experience; exceptional data management skills; an entrepreneurial spirit, and an ability to meet all deadlines, juggle changing priorities and exceed our clients’ expectations.  Applicants will support the Property Tax Director to manage multi-state property tax outsourcing engagements, audits and appeals and provide consulting to Fortune 500 and middle market companies.  Applicants will have daily interaction and correspondence with tax authorities, clients, and other team members. Qualifications: Requirements include an Undergraduate Degree in finance, economics, or accounting with 3-5 years of property tax experience or a BA in Liberal Arts with 3-5 plus years of increasing responsibility in the property tax field.  Big 4, Mid-Tier Accounting, or National Consulting Firm experience a plus.  Proficiency in the Microsoft 365 Suite (Teams, Word, and Excel) is required.  OneSource or other property tax software experience is desired.  The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic about joining our growing team.  They will have strong organizational, entrepreneurial, data management, analytical, and research skills. Experience in negotiating with local taxing authorities, a plus. Excellent interpersonal and written communication skills, a must. Travel required. To apply, please send your resume to careers@fandltax.com. Date Posted: 11/11/2020 (IPT2712)

Analyst, Real Property Tax (Houston, Texas) -
Altus Group is currently looking for a new Analyst to join our Houston office. As part of your daily tasks, you will gather and organize documents from various sources pertaining to property tax parcels, assessments, audit activity, and appeal work. You will be responsible for maintaining calendar and database records related to appeal deadlines and hearings, assessment data, and appraisals, so strong organizational skills and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment are a must. You will assist with hearing preparation, appeal preparation, correspondence with various state and local assessment offices, and coordination with third parties, such as appraisers and attorneys. Key Responsibilities: Assist with preparation of property tax appeal documents using Excel as directed by consultant and/or managing personnel to easily analyze for the purpose of complying with statutory filing requirements or analyzing potential savings opportunities. Log & review assessments and tax bills issued for accuracy. Research of tax code, industry, specific assets, and/or jurisdiction requirements under direction & supervision of senior employees. Assist in preparation of tax returns and related work-papers to support the final numbers to be submitted to jurisdictions and also assist in preparing tax appeals with county's assessors/boards. Correspond with clients, assessors, and third-party vendors in order to coordinate projects or transmit data. Assist with serving the needs of clients in the following areas of tax compliance and consulting: real estate values, bill and assessment tracking and help providing tax estimates. Conduct research and collecting data from internal databases and third-party sources, and completing technical writing summaries of the data, when needed. Organize, analyze and summarize data using Microsoft Office products, Adobe Professional, and other software and complete work accurately and timely, meeting rigid and recurring due dates. Performing other duties as assigned or specified by supervisor or manager. Position Requirements: University or college degree, preferably in Accounting, Finance, Business, Economics, Mathematics, Statistics or equivalent. 1+ years of experience in property tax or relevant experience. Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills. Proficient in Microsoft Office, such as Excel, Word and Outlook and Adobe Professional. Experience with SigerTax is an asset. Research and quantitative analytical skills for and obtaining publicly available information. Ability to assess and critically analyze large amounts of data. High degree of accuracy and attention to detail in a fast paced, high volume work environment. Proactive and organized to meet tight deadlines. Self-motivated with the ability to contribute both independently and as a team member. Ability to work flexible hours to meet deadlines. Working towards state license as a Tax Consultant in Texas is an asset. To apply, click hereDate Posted: 11/16/2020 (IPT2712)

Senior Analyst, Tax Property Tax (Overland Park, Kansas or Bellevue, Washington) -
T-Mobile’s Property Tax Team works in a fun, dynamic and fast paced environment; works closely and effectively with internal and external stakeholders, including key members of other functional groups and state and local taxing officials; ensures timely and accurate property tax return filings, assessment review, appeals filings and payment of property taxes. Responsibilities:  Prepare and review complex property tax returns and related payments requests.  Assist with tax assessment analysis and appeals. Maintain and reconcile general ledger accounts for the accurate recording of tax liabilities. Undertake recurring and special projects as needed. Assist with tax audits as necessary. Maintain Tax Calendar. Perform tax research to keep current with new and changing tax law. Participate as active member of tax team and support cross-functional teams throughout the organization. Qualifications:  Strong knowledge of multi-state property tax laws with the ability to research and document complex tax issues.  Knowledge of systems (SAP, Property Tax Compliance Software) PTMS a plus. Ability to communicate and interact effectively with key internal and external personnel.  Ability to complete assigned tasks with minimum supervision.  Identify problems/issues and follow-up with the proper resolution. Strong knowledge of desktop software packages including Word, Excel and Access. Ability to work simultaneously on numerous projects. Strong analytical and problem solving skills. Detail oriented. Education and Experience: Accounting degree or similar. 3 – 5 years’ property tax experience. Telecommunication industry experience strongly preferred. To apply, click here. Date Posted: 11/11/2020 (IPT2711)

Manager Property Tax (Dallas, Texas/Houston, Texas/Gainesville, Texas/Oklahoma City, Oklahoma/Tulsa, Oklahoma) -
Merit Advisors is growing and looking to add talented people to our team! Are you tired of the typical public accounting experience? Merit Advisors’ business model is centered on building a strong team and developing long-term relationships with our clients. Despite our growth over the past 20+ years, Merit is proud to retain the key characteristics of a boutique firm.  Merit Advisors is a state and local tax consulting firm that works with companies of all sizes, start-ups to multinational to help them minimize tax exposure, maximize tax recovery and capitalize on economic incentives. Merit takes a holistic approach to every engagement, providing top-tier expertise in each of our practice areas: Property Tax, Sales & Use Tax, Credits & Incentives, Severance Tax, and Appraisal & Valuation. In addition to maintaining our client relationships, we are committed to maintaining our very strong culture.  Every firm preaches work/life balance, but we will actively work with you to balance client delivery, career development, and your life outside of the office.  Area of Practice: Business Personal Property – Evaluating the physical, economic and functional characteristics of the clients’ property as well as taxability and exemption opportunities. Real Property – Establishing fair valuations through comparisons with similar properties in the area, detailed appraisals and comprehensive review. Complex Industrial Property – Analyzing the clients’ facilities from the real property all the way down to the equipment level. As a Manager in the Property Tax consulting practice, you will be integral in managing all aspects of the annual property tax cycle including attending hearings, settlement conferences and value negotiations. Rendition filing with state and local tax offices. Analysis of preliminary appraisal and value negotiation. Representation in protest hearings. Processing of statements for payment. Computation and projection of monthly tax estimates. Diligence review for Acquisitions & Divestitures. Tax planning and optimization. Consulting for specialized projects. What you will do: Perform detail reviews of asset data and supporting documentation for determining proper valuations for purposes of quantifying tax assessments. Review and manage client contract terms, scope of services and fees. Oversee client billing and ensures timely collection of receivables. Manipulate and analyze raw data from various accounting and reporting systems. Proactively secure tax abatements and exemptions. Address complexities and issues that arise from client operations. Manage the preparation, review and processing of tax documents for clients. Maintain direct contact with clients and various appraisal districts. Continuously develop tax expertise, analytical capabilities, and soft skills. What you need to succeed: Bachelor degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics, Information Technology, or Business with at least four years of related property tax experience.  TDLR license or equivalent RPA is preferred. Technically proficient in personal property valuation; Real Estate valuation a plus. Experience in the energy industry is a plus, but not required.  Additional Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Personal Characteristics: Possess a fundamental understanding of state tax laws and regulations. Demonstrate excellent organizational skills and strong self-motivation.  Must be able to work effectively with little day-to-day direction/supervision. Able to effectively prioritize and manage multiple projects, activities, and deadlines. Able to use personal computer software proficiently, including spreadsheets, database, word processing and presentation software. Deep experience working with Excel or Access, PowerPoint preferred.  Able cultivate client relationships and work effectively in a team environment. Able to demonstrate and apply superior analytical ability and technical expertise with an ability to provide insightful analysis. Demonstrate effective oral and written communication skills, strong interpersonal skills and ability to communicate clearly, effectively and persuasively. Able to solve difficult problems with effective solutions; make effective decisions, identify underlying or hidden problems and patterns, and apply creativity and innovative thinking. Able to anticipate new situations and/or changing demands and respond proactively.  Work independently and demonstrates initiative to accomplish goals. Some travel out of town, overnight for internal or client meetings and/or conferences. Working Conditions: Able to produce quality work in a fast-paced environment with high daily pressure to meet deadlines. Able to work irregular hours and overtime as needed or required to meet established deadlines. Apply, click here. Date Posted: 11/6/2020 (IPT2709)

Bussiness Development Manager Property Tax (Texas State Wide) -
Pivotal is a highly specialized consulting firm within the state and local tax industry with a focus on property tax appeal and compliance work.  Pivotal is a nationwide firm representing clients in all 50 states consisting of fortune 500 companies, REIT’s, privately held real estate operators, and manufacturers.  Pivotal’s philosophy is centered around building constructive relationships with their clients that are based on mutual trust and results and most importantly, advocating for those clients. Primary Responsibilities: Pivotal Tax Solutions is seeking a business development manager with at least 1-3 years’ experience in corporate sales, preferable someone who has worked in the property tax, commercial real estate, or private investment industries. The candidate’s responsibilities would include sales and marketing of property tax services across the state of Texas.   The candidate will also be responsible for working with Pivotal’s leadership and business development team member in creating and implementing processes for improvement based on research, observations, trends, and client feedback. Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university or relative work experience; Demonstrated knowledge and proven track record in sales and corporate development. Minimum 1-3 years’ experience; Knowledge and experience working in the commercial real estate industry: Property Taxes, Investment Relations, Capital Markets, etc.; Ability to work with and manage CRM tools including the ability to create reports and reporting processes; Strong communication and interpersonal skills including comfort with public speaking and giving presentations to potential clients; Strong writing and negotiating skills as it pertains to contracts, proposals, request for proposals (RFP), and other related documents; Ability to travel; Competent in Microsoft Products; Particularly in Excel, Word, and PowerPoint. Send resume to austing@pivotaltax.com. Date Posted: 10/25/2020 (IPT2708)

Director, Property Tax (Atlanta, Georgia) -
The Service Director is responsible for providing state and local tax consulting services to DMA’s clients.   The Service Director participates in the DMA business process from business development to service delivery, reporting and client satisfaction.  The Service Director is responsible for developing their staff to prepare them for all facets of the director position including client service, business development, future staff training, and administrative duties.  The Service Director will work in conjunction with DMA Vice Presidents and focus on the execution of DMAs objectives, initiatives and client service principles.  The Service Director will operate in a prudent financial manner focused on margin enhancement. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Lead, direct and perform all facets of client reviews and projects utilizing DMA’s standard approach and service division best practices. Responsible for internal communication regarding client matters to all DMA service and sales teammates. Provide custom client-driven verbal and written communication utilizing DMA standard reporting and Reports of Findings formats. Interact with state taxing authorities in a professional, respectful manner. Maintain excellent knowledge of state and local tax laws, regulations, and court decisions, specifically for assigned regional territory. Promote utilization of DMA technologies and efficiencies in client service delivery. Manage individual and staff production and revenue generation on client accounts assigned to team. Participate in growing division, region, and office from a market share and profitability standpoint. Participate in DMA Tax Community Events as a speaker or panel member illustrating expertise to the tax community. Hire, train, motivate, coach and mentor DMA service personnel with the intention of creating future DMA Service Directors. Manage and coordinate client and review activities of DMA service personnel. Identify DMA service personnel for professional career-growth opportunities and prepare them for career advancement within DMA’s promotional path guidelines. Provide career track feedback to DMA service personnel on a continuous basis and conduct a thorough annual employee review and career planning session. Assist Vice President’s with various special projects or events that occur. Provide production and revenue forecasting in a timely and accurate fashion upon request to Vice President. Perform other duties as assigned. Education and Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Economics, Finance, or related field. Over 10 years' experience in tax consulting. Proven ability to direct and manage staff. Organizational and interpersonal skills required. Advanced technical knowledge plus advance knowledge of MS Word and Excel. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Ability to meet travel requirements of the position (approximately 50%). Valid driver's license required. To apply, Click Here. Date Posted: 10/25/2020 (IPT2707)

Senior Tax Manager, Property Tax (Austin, Texas) - Why are long tenures and low turnover rates the norm at DMA? When you are an employee owned company, you are all about your employees, and here is proof:
Employee stock ownership program eligibility begins day ONE of employment. ESOP contribution is targeted at 8% of your annual compensation. COMPANY PAID Paternity & Maternity Leave. COMPANY PAID volunteer time off. Company match charitable giving Fitness Reimbursement program. Standing desk reimbursement. 100% company paid professional development. Extremely giving PTO schedule. Multiple benefit plans, eligible day one of employment- NO WAITING PERIOD. Modern, laid back office environment. Executive team invested in the success and happiness of our employees. Conducts property tax reviews for DMA clients and has account management responsibility for assigned clients. Responsible for all aspects of tax analysis and tax consulting relating to real and personal property taxes.   Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Initiates and continues client contact during and after the review process. Maintains long-term relationships with all clients with the potential for additional property tax division services or services provided by other divisions. Understands the qualification criteria of the other service divisions and maintains capability to explain these services to clients. Interacts with sales representatives to capitalize on client opportunities.  Conducts on-site inspection of client plants and operations. Presents findings and makes recommendations to clients. Communicates with auditors and attends hearings as necessary. Works with State and local tax officials to achieve maximum tax savings. Maintains excellent knowledge of all real and personal property tax laws, regulations, and court decisions. Researches complex tax issues. Responsible for Lead Account Manager duties, including business development & client care and management, for assigned client accounts. Participate in DMA Tax Community Events as a speaker or panel member illustrating expertise to the tax community.  Coordinates and reviews activities of Analysts, Consultants, and/or Tax Managers.  Education and Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Business Administration, Finance, or related field.  10+ years’ experience in property tax consulting.  Advanced skills in Microsoft Word and Excel. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Ability to meet travel requirements of the job Valid Driver’s License.  To apply, Click Here. Date Posted: 10/25/2020 (IPT2706)

Senior Tax Manager, Property Tax (Atlanta, Georgia) -
DMA is searching for an experienced property tax professional to join the Atlanta leadership team.  Based on experience, the position will be either a Tax Manager or Senior Tax Manager.  Conducts property tax reviews for DMA clients and has account management responsibility for assigned clients. Responsible for all aspects of tax analysis and tax consulting relating to real and personal property taxes. Essential Duties and Responsibilities:  Conducts property tax reviews for DMA clients.  Prepares written reports supporting DMA’s position for State taxing authorities; reviews and submits periodic status reports to clients; prepares Letters of Findings for clients. Works with State and local tax officials to achieve maximum tax savings.  Participates in business development efforts. Responsible for client account management on assigned clients. Maintains knowledge of state and local tax laws, regulations, and court decisions.  Updates work-in-process reports.  Represents clients during audits and in hearings with state taxing authorities. Conducts on-site inspection of client plants and operations.  Assists Directors and other business development professionals in scoping and developing customized solutions for new and prospective clients. Manages, coordinates, and reviews activities of Tax Analysts and Sr. Tax Consultants.  Maintains excellent knowledge of state and local tax laws, regulations, and court decisions.  Researches more complex tax issues. Perform other duties as assigned. Education and Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, economics, or related field. 5-10 years’ experience in property tax consulting. Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel. Organizational and interpersonal skills required.  Excellent verbal and written communication skills.  Ability to meet travel requirements of the job.  Valid Driver’s License. To apply, Click Here. Date Posted: 10/25/2020 (IPT2705)

Senior Property Tax Consultant (Dallas, Texas) – Tax Advisors Group is seeking an individual to join their consulting team as a senior level property tax consultant to work with the team to identify and provide clients with a wide range of valuation services designed to efficiently and effectively manage their personal property assessments and property taxes. The ideal candidate will have a strong work ethic as well as five or more years of Business Personal Property tax consulting experience. Responsibilities: Executes overall TAG It tax strategy for a book of clients; evaluates client data required to file business personal property renditions; prepares renditions, extensions, and exemption applications; reviews and processes value notices; negotiates valuations with county tax appraisers; prepares requests for information and supporting documentation; attends and presents at Appraisal Review Board hearings; reviews and approve tax bills; update tax data in proprietary TaxAdmin software; prepares Tax Savings Reports for clients; maintains relationships with applicable tax jurisdiction personnel. Other duties as assigned. Licensing and knowledge: Takes necessary courses to keep tax consultant license current; obtains necessary knowledge to maintain awareness and understanding of multi-state BPP tax statutes, rules and regulations. Leadership development: Strategizes tax methods (compliance and appeals) for individual clients with Senior VP of Consulting; contributes to operational goals including document management and systemized methods of managing and filing client data and tax work; exhibits leadership qualities, teamwork, building respect and confidence, and implementing the company goals and vision. Skills required for position: Senior TX Property Tax Consulting license from TDLR. Tax Consulting: 3-5 year Multi-state BPP tax consulting experience. Strong public speaking and presentation skills; Travel as required to attend appeal hearings, property inspections, and client meetings.  Excel knowledge level of Intermediate to Advanced. Qualities required for position: Organizational skills. Time management skills. Attention to detail. Efficient and focused. Systematic. Eye for orderly visual composition of reports. Cheerful and professional telephone skills. Spelling, grammar and writing skills. Negotiation skills. Strategic thinking. Assessor relations. Team oriented. Flexible. Calm under deadline pressure. Please submit resumes to Lisa Zachary at lzachary@taxadvisorsgroup.com. Date Posted: 10/19/2020 (IPT2704)


Property Tax Consultant (Dallas, Texas) –
Tax Advisors Group is seeking an individual to join their consulting team as a property tax consultant to work with the team to identify and provide clients with a wide range of valuation services designed to efficiently and effectively manage their personal property assessments and property taxes. The ideal candidate will have a strong work ethic as well as five or more years of Business Personal Property tax consulting experience. Responsibilities: Executes overall TAG It tax strategy for a book of clients; evaluates client data required to file business personal property renditions; prepares renditions, extensions, and exemption applications; reviews and processes value notices; negotiates valuations with county tax appraisers; prepares requests for information and supporting documentation; attends and presents at Appraisal Review Board hearings; reviews and approve tax bills; update tax data in proprietary TaxAdmin software; prepares Tax Savings Reports for clients; maintains relationships with applicable tax jurisdiction personnel. Other duties as assigned. Licensing and knowledge: Takes necessary courses to keep tax consultant license current; obtains necessary knowledge to maintain awareness and understanding of multi-state BPP tax statutes, rules and regulations. Leadership development: Strategizes tax methods (compliance and appeals) for individual clients with Senior VP of Consulting and Senior Manager of BPP Consulting; contributes to operational goals including document management and systemized methods of managing and filing client data and tax work; exhibits leadership qualities, teamwork, building respect and confidence, and implementing the company goals and vision. Skills required for position: TX Property Tax Consulting license from TDLR. Tax Consulting: 1-5 year Multi-state BPP tax consulting experience. Strong public speaking and presentation skills; Travel as required to attend appeal hearings, property inspections, and client meetings.  Excel knowledge level of Intermediate to Advanced. Qualities required for position: Organizational skills. Time management skills. Attention to detail. Efficient and focused. Systematic. Eye for orderly visual composition of reports. Cheerful and professional telephone skills. Spelling, grammar and writing skills. Negotiation skills. Strategic thinking. Assessor relations. Team oriented. Flexible. Calm under deadline pressure. Please submit resumes to Lisa Zachary at lzachary@taxadvisorsgroup.com. Date Posted: 10/19/2020 (IPT2703)

Real Estate Tax Manager (Chicago, Illinois) - Tax Specialty: Property. Brookfield Properties has an immediate need for a Manager, Real Estate Tax at the corporate office in Chicago, IL. At Brookfield Properties, the foundation of our success is firmly rooted in our people. Our company is comprised of experts across a range of specialties who share a goal of ensuring our properties are continuously evolving to meet the needs of our communities and stakeholders. To meet this goal, we hire visionary, entrepreneurial talent who help us innovate and enhance our business. We build collaborative teams who value integrity, creativity and diversity. Our teams operate an iconic portfolio of irreplaceable properties within the world’s most dynamic markets. As one of the largest real estate services companies, we provide management and development expertise exclusively for properties owned by Brookfield Asset Management. Our retail group operates destination, standalone retail real estate globally, including over 150 malls in the United States. Our regional shopping centers create a sense of place in the heart of the communities in which we do business: offering retail, lifestyle, dining and entertainment options. The Asset Management Department seeks to add an experienced, energetic commercial property tax professional to proactively ensure that real estate property tax liabilities for the Company's shopping centers are appropriately managed and reduced. Overall, we seek qualities that display our company’s core values which are Humility, Attitude, Do the Right Thing, Together and Own it. The Company's Asset Management Department is primarily responsible for the operations of the Company's portfolio of shopping centers, and its focus is the disciplined management of all expenses that impact these centers.  In addition to working with the Asset Management Department, the professional in this role will partner with the Company's Legal Department and outside law firms and consultants. Brookfield Properties provides a collegial team atmosphere making this an outstanding place to work in a sophisticated commercial real estate environment. Responsibilities: Manage, analyze and address the Company’s shopping center properties’ real estate tax assessments in various jurisdictions throughout the United States. Perform real estate valuation analyses for assigned portfolio of properties to determine whether Company’s proposed assessments are appropriately valued, or whether the property could benefit from a real estate tax appeal. Have proactive conversations with assessors to pre-enroll negotiated assessments. File real estate tax appeals as necessary, negotiate value reductions with county assessors, and/or attend tax appeal board hearings to resolve appeals. Develop appeal packages in support of filed tax appeals, including, but not limited to, valuation analyses, income approach arguments, market analysis, and competition review. Liason with the Company’s Property Accounting Department to obtain necessary financial data and operating reports to conduct independent valuation analyses and to support the Company’s real estate tax appeals. For jurisdictions requiring legal counsel, select, retain, and direct outside counsel and consultants to advise and represent the Company on real estate tax issues. Other duties as assigned. Qualifications: High School Diploma or GED required. Bachelor’s Degree required; Advanced degree such as MBA or JD preferred. 5+ years related experience. Knowledge of real estate valuation and assessment procedure. Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills. Solid organizational skills with the ability to adhere to deadlines. Experience handling real estate tax appeals at consulting firm, law firm, or in-house real estate department required. Must have demonstrable negotiation and real estate valuation skills. To apply, Click Here Date Posted: 10/19/2020 (IPT2702)


Tax Consultant (Hunt Valley, Maryland) -
Tax Specialty: Property Tax. Altus Group is looking for a Tax Consultant to join our Hunt Valley, Maryland office. In this position, you will be responsible for conducting independent property tax analysis of moderate to complex files/cases. You will direct the data collection and initial analysis of junior staff. You will also train new staff on concepts and the specific step-by-step procedures applicable to the tax specialization of each file/case. Key Responsibilities: Independently analyze data, prepared by junior staff, for the purpose of complying with statutory filing requirements or analyzing potential tax savings opportunities. Through analysis, determine which assessments should be escalated to appeal & follow through with appeal procedures (informal negotiations with assessors, involving managers as necessary). Research of tax code, industry, specific assets and/or jurisdiction requirements. Present conclusions based on research and provide recommendations to management for course of action on the project. Preparation of tax returns and related work papers to support the final numbers to be submitted to jurisdictions. Log and review assessments and tax bills issued for accuracy and identify those that should be appealed. Provide instruction and training to junior staff, along with review of their work. Correspond with clients, assessors, and third-party vendors to coordinate projects or transmit/gain data and information or explain methodology. Position Requirements: Bachelor's degree (Accounting, Finance, or other business-related field preferred, but not required). 3+ years of relevant real property tax consulting experience. Starting to work towards their MAI, CMI and/or FRICS designation. Property tax experience - either personal property or real property and understanding of property valuation concepts. Working knowledge of the commercial real estate market. Advance level Excel skills. Ability to consolidate and analyze large and complex data sets. Advanced analytical skills. High attention to detail. Knowledge of TR Checkpoint Software (research tool for all cases, statutes, regulations for related attacks and accounting) OneSource and/or Siger Tax software. Apply Here. Date Posted: 10/6/2020 (IPT2698)

Property Tax Consultant (Chicago, Illinois) -
NBPA, Inc.: Looking for a rewarding position in the business world, actually working as part of a team and given freedom to attack problems and develop creative solutions for your clients.  NBPA is seeking a highly motivated individual for a consulting position in our Chicago office.   NBPA is a national provider of State and Local Tax services (SALT), handling personal property, real estate and sales & use tax issues for large industrial and commercial clients. As an employee-owner with our ESOP, you are responsible for working independently and managing the preparation of client business personal property renditions.  Responsibilities: Collecting data and fixed assets information, site visits to review fixed assets, review and reconciliation of data and timely filing renditions, abatements and exemptions with various jurisdictions.  Client management and reporting of assessments, accruals and budgets, as well as, reviewing, appealing and resolving assessment issues.  Skill Requirements: A minimum of 2 years multi-state business personal property experience.  Technical skills with excel, access and PTMS.  An independent self-starter with problem solving skills and positive attitude.  Bachelor’s degree.  Travel is required.  Send resume to info@nationalbureau.com. Date Posted: 9/30/2020 (IPT2697)

Tax Technology Associate (Plano, Texas) –
Keurig/Dr. Pepper. Responsibilities: Assist Tax Technology Manager in implementation, maintenance, and improvement of tax technology in various tax functions. Work with tax team members or business partners to implement/enhances both new and existing tax software applications and processes. Identify and evaluate system and process improvement opportunities by utilizing various technology tools. Responsible for the property tax function by being the liaison supporting the third-party outsourcing firm. Responsible for indirect tax GL reconciliations and issue resolutions, including sales/use tax accrual, Canadian VAT, beverage tax, unclaimed property GL accounts. Process Federal and State Income tax estimates, extensions and returns. Support audit and tax business function in areas such as state, sales/use tax, GST, PST, beverage taxes, unclaimed properties, bottle deposits, EU VAT, and business licenses. Assist with special projects and tasks in all tax functions as directed. Requirements: Bachelor Degree in Accounting, Computer Science, Information Management, or Finance preferred Experience with Vertex, OneSource, SAP, Alteryx, Power BI, SQL, Power Query, HFM/Tagetik, Snowflake or other Tax data Warehouse preferred.  1+ years of tax and/or technology experience. Combination of tax and IT experience is preferred. To apply, click hereDate Posted: 9/29/2020 (IPT2696)

Senior Associate (Atlanta, Georgia; Boston, Massachusetts; or Hartford, Connecticut) -
COHNREZNICK ranks among the largest accounting, tax and business advisory firms in the U.S. with a team of over 3,000 and an extensive footprint in 25 cities along with an international presence. CohnReznick ranked ninth in the Top 10 accounting firms nationwide in the 2021 “Vault Accounting 50”.   CohnReznick is looking for property tax professionals for its growing SALT practice.  As a member of the SALT team, you will have the opportunity to work collaboratively with the broader CohnReznick team in delivering the highest quality of service to our clients.  Essential Duties and Responsibilities:  Responsible for property tax compliance to include: data preparation for return processing, return preparation, tax payment processing, monitor and review jurisdictional tax notices, communication with taxing jurisdictions, update of internal compliance software as needed and special projects.  Knowledge and Experience:  Minimum of 3 to 5 years of property tax experience.  Strong communication skills both verbally and written.  Experience in excel, PTMS, and Alteryx a plus. Experience in researching and addressing multi-state property tax matters. Solid organizational skills with a demonstrated ability to multi-task. Compensation and Benefits: Salary competitive and negotiable based on skill level and experience.  Medical, Dental and Vision plans. 401(k) Match, profit sharing, discretionary annual bonuses and spot bonuses.  PTO 25 days + 10 Holidays + 5 early closing days.  Work-life perks, flexible work arrangements, guided career path, career coach and education reimbursement.  Please email your resume to Adam.Watson@CohnReznick.com. Date Posted: 9/23/2020 (IPT2695)

Senior Property Tax Consultant (Dallas Texas) -
Tax Specialty: Property Tax, Utility, Complex Industrial and Natural Resources. Marvin F. Poer and Company, a nationally recognized property tax consulting firm, is seeking a highly motivated and skilled individual for a consulting position in our Dallas, Texas office. EXPERIENCE: 7 - 10 years personal property tax experience preferably within a national property tax consulting firm, public accounting firm or relevant experience in the private sector. Experience working with utility, complex industrial and natural resources. Multi-state compliance experience with both state-assessed and locally assessed properties required, valuation and consulting experience is a plus. A Bachelor’s degree is required, and any professional certifications and designations are a plus. TECHNOLOGY PROFICIENCIES: An intermediate knowledge of Microsoft® Word, Access, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook is required. Significant experience working with large spreadsheets of data and creating and completing complex VLOOKUP’s, and utilizing Pivot tables is required. Experience with complex Excel formulas is also desired. Familiarity with SAP, Oracle, and PowerPlan fixed asset sub-ledgers and accounting software as well as property tax engines such as PTMS, OneSource and PowerPlan is desired. INTERPERSONAL SKILLS: Strong presentation, relationship management, and interpersonal skills. Strong written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to communicate within all levels of an organization. Apply, https://www.mfpoer.com/about/careers/323-dallas-icp-consultant-application.pdf  (Our online application includes a submission button for sending to POER’s EEOC administrator) or send resume to careers@mfpoer.com. Date Posted: 9/22/2020 (IPT2692)   

Senior Tax Analyst (Dundee, Michigan) - This position is responsible to coordinate and monitor filing of US personal property returns; maintain tax payment budgets and forecasts and pursue tax savings opportunities.  In addition, the position will provide oversight of Americas Business Services (ABS) personnel in the area of Fixed Assets; and support Sales & Use Tax functions, including state and local audit work as needed. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: Demonstrate a commitment to communicating, improving and adhering to safety policies in all work environments and areas. Oversight of Americas Business Services (ABS) tax payment process from start to finish. Oversight of Americas Business Services (ABS) preparation of US personal property tax compliance from start to finish. Prepare personal property tax budgets and forecasts, including quarterly reviews. Identify tax reduction opportunities. Keep abreast of personal property tax laws and changes. Conduct technical tax research relevant to planning projects for tax audits and special projects. Research and draft responses for questions from internal customers. Review and analyze fixed asset tax ledgers for appropriate asset class coding. Lead process improvement initiatives, including asset ledger maintenance. Gain strong working knowledge of PTMS, maintain software and monitor updates. Assist Manager with true-up of personal property accrual accounts as assigned. Key contributor on personal property tax appeal efforts. Assist in Sales Tax Administration tasks and duties, as assigned. Mentor other Analysts. Other duties as assigned. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES: Bachelor's/Undergraduate Degree in Business, Finance or Accounting. Required Work Experience is 3-5 years. Travel Requirements up to 10%. Self-starter with the initiative and ability to make independent decisions. Advanced excel skills required. Experience with SAP preferred. Experience with PTMS or other comparable property tax software. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled. Apply - Click Here. Date Posted: 9/10/2020 (IPT2691)   
Property Tax Manager (Danbury, Connecticut) - Praxair, Inc., a member of the Linde group, is a leading industrial gas company in North and South America and one of the largest worldwide. Praxair produces, sells and distributes atmospheric, process and specialty gases, and high-performance surface coatings. Our products, services and technologies are making our world more productive by bringing efficiency and environmental benefits to a wide variety of industries, including aerospace, chemicals, food and beverage, electronics, energy, healthcare, manufacturing, primary metals and many others. For more information about the company, please visit our website at www.praxair.com. If you are seeking an exciting opportunity that offers room for growth and advancement, look no further!  Praxair has an immediate need for a talented Tax Manager to join our dynamic Tax team in Danbury, CT.   Our Tax team is made up of over 15 tax professionals who bring a wealth of tax knowledge, experience and exuberance to everything we do. We work together with Treasury, Corporate Accounting and other Praxair business groups. We are dedicated to minimizing time spent processing tax filings and enhancing the professional growth of our team members.   Property Tax Manager Responsibilities: Motivate, manage, coach and develop a staff of two. Handle all aspects of property tax including filing, payments and appeals. Work with operations to maximize property tax abatements. Handle all real estate taxes. Responsible for severance taxes related to oil and gas. Research and resolve all customer related inquiries with respect to property tax bill back invoices. Research and respond to business inquiries regarding property tax matters. Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, MST degree or courses a plus. 5+ years’ of Property Tax experience in either a large industry or Big 4 Public Accounting with a Manufacturing and Real Estate background. Experience using PTMS is a plus. Prior experience managing a team preferred. Demonstrated ability to drive process improvements utilizing innovative solutions. Ability to work cross functionally in a matrix organization. Ability to drive value and minimize tax within the property tax function. Strong project management skills. Strong desire to work in a progressive tax department where meeting the compliance deadlines are considered the minimum requirements for the position. Desire to work on "value added" special projects beyond compliance and audit defense. To apply, Click Here. Date Posted: 9/9/2020 (IPT2690)


Property Tax Valuation Analyst -
The position will be responsible for assisting with the management of SPG’s real property tax practice. The successful PTVA candidate will provide support to SPG Tax Managers and outside consultants and attorneys to ensure compliance with its ad valorem filings, appeals, audits and tax planning to manage property assessments. The project responsibilities will be directed by the experienced members of the Property Tax Management team. PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES: (The successful candidate’s responsibilities will include, but not be limited to): Collecting internal and external financial and valuation related information. Performing assignment specific financial data collection and valuation research. Research and reporting on Non-Ad Valorem (NAV) assessments. Assist Tax Managers with the coordination of outside consultants (legal & valuation) efforts. Provide support with property valuations, appeals, litigation and various administrative issues. Assist in the property tax monthly reporting as well as the annual budgeting process. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A degree(s) in real estate, finance, business/accounting, or equivalent is a prerequisite to qualify for this job. A technical background in property valuation, finance, accounting, or similar experience needs to be demonstrated along with the ability to further enhance developed technical valuation skills along with the ability to communicate in more specific terms about financial and appraisal valuation.  Proficiency in the use of SPGs internal reporting systems including CTI, the Occupancy Cost Database (OCDB), SSLE, JDE, TAP and COGNOS and should be familiar with SPG tenant billing methods preferred not required.  Must demonstrate/possess excellent written and oral, presentation skills along with sound analytical and problem solving skills and possess a proficient understanding and practical use of spreadsheet, word processing and presentation applications (i.e. Excel, Word, and PowerPoint). Familiarity with ONESource Property Tax Management software system preferred not required. The position may require some travel. Must possess a self-motivated, self-starting work ethic; an active interest and desire to learn and grow within the property tax department and possess the ability to work well independently and in a team environment. Send resume to Joseph.Gee@simon.com. Date Posted: 9/8/2020 (IPT2689)

Property Tax Accountant (Duluth, Georgia) - THE QUIKRETE® COMPANIES, the leading producer of packaged concrete and related products, is seeking a Property Tax Accountant to work in our Accounting office in Duluth, GA. Responsibilities/Duties: Liaison with property tax consultants that handle return filing, appeals, notices, etc. Review property tax returns prepared by third party preparer. Maintain asset schedules, and prepare reports for Federal, State, and Property Tax purposes. Handle property tax audits. Ensure property tax payments are made timely. Point of contact for all internal/external property tax questions. Prepare IRS Form 2290 Heavy Highway use excise tax returns. Handle various other payments and returns. Qualifications/Skills: 2+ years of property tax experience. Bachelor's degree in a related field of study. Microsoft Office Product Suite proficient (Excel, Word, Access, Outlook). JD Edwards and Sage FAS experience preferred but not required. Detail oriented, deadline sensitive. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package.  Interested candidates should send their resume and salary requirements to robb.sundmaker@quikrete.com to be considered for this position. Date Posted: 8/27/2020 (IPT2688)