Property Tax Associate

Employer
Duff & Phelps
Location
Galena Park, USA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Sep 07, 2020
Closes
Oct 07, 2020
Ref
8210068
Job Function
Accounting/Audit/Tax
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
Senior Associate, Property Tax
Ourprofessionals balance analytical skills, deep market insight and independenceto deliver solid, defensible analysis and practical advice to our clients. Asan organization, we think globally. We create transparency in an opaque world,and we encourage our people to do the same. That means when you take your placeon our team, youll discover a supportive and collaborative work environmentthat empowers you to excel. If youre ready to share your perspective with theworld, then you can make a real impact here. This is the Duff & Phelpsdifference.

Duff &Phelps Property Tax Services assists clients in identifying tax savingopportunities by reviewing their tangible property portfolio and associatedproperty tax assessments and liabilities.

At Duff & Phelps, your work will help protect,restore and maximize value for our clients. Join us and together well maximizethe value of your career.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Our Commercial Real EstateProperty Tax Services practice is seeking to hire a Senior Associate to work ontax consulting and valuation projects. As part of our team, your role willinclude:
  • Performing in-depth client, industry, and general market research
  • Analyzing financial and market data
  • Contributing to the development of presentations, proposals, and publications
  • Assisting in the development of fair market value opinions using traditional business and property valuation techniques such as Discounted Cash Flow, Direct Capitalization
  • Preparing financial models and analyses for income approach (including DCF), direct comparison approach and cost approach valuation methods
  • Market, and Replacement Cost Approaches
  • Preparing and filing administrative appeals and refund claims
  • Assisting in the preparation of presentation materials for tax hearings
  • Assisting with preparation of project status reports for clients
  • Tracking refunds and assisting with preparation of client invoices
  • Assisting with preparation of tax projection scenarios for pre- and post-acquisition due diligence.
REQUIREMENTS:
  • Bachelors degree in Accounting, Economics, Finance, Management, Real Estate or similarly related field
  • Minimum 2 years of property tax related experience
  • TDLR License Required
  • Desire to work towards a professional certification such as ASA, CMI, CFA, MAI or other similar accreditation
  • Proficient in Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Strong personal integrity
  • Ability to travel as necessary
  • Prior experience in property tax capacity is desired.

In order to be consideredfor a position at Duff & Phelps, you must formally apply viacareers.duffandphelps.jobs

Duff & Phelps iscommitted to providing equal opportunities in employment. We will notdiscriminate between applications for reason of gender, gender identity, race,religion, color, nationality, ethnic origin, sexual orientation, maritalstatus, veteran status, age or disability .

Primary Location:
Work Locations: Houston (0409) Heritage Plaza, 1111 Bagby Street, Suite 1900 Houston, 77002
Organization: Kroll
Schedule: Full-time
Job Posting: Jun 10, 2020