Tax Manager, Real Estate Assessment
Who we are Altus Group is a leading provider of independent advisory services, software and data solutions to the global commercial real estate industry. Our businesses, Altus Analytics and Altus Expert Services, reflect decades of experience, a range of expertise and technology-enabled capabilities. Our solutions empower clients to analyze, gain market insight and recognize value on their real estate investments. Headquartered in Canada, we have approximately 2,500 employees around the world, with operations in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. We are at the centre of what drives the real estate industry and continue to break ground every day with innovative solutions and best practices that touch every aspect of the real estate life cycle. Who we need Altus Expert Services is adding a new Tax Manager, Real Estate Assessments to the team in Tysons Corner. We need someone with direct property tax reassessment knowledge looking for a step up to Senior Manager. Or, you may be an Assessor, Real Estate agent or Property Manager who wants to make a move into a role with more range. An analyst, a relationship builder, a project manager and a well-spoken case presenter, this is an opportunity for someone looking for challenges, variety and rewards. We need a Property Tax Manager who can work on real estate tax reassessment projects from start to finish. Someone who can collaborate with staff while staying hands-on in the analysis and presentation preparation. Someone who can mentor a team and exceed client expectations. What's in it for you? Impact. You want to be part of the niche real estate assessment market where you can be involved in cases from start to finish, seeing the results of our work. Autonomy. You want a flexible work environment and the chance to step away from your desk to build relationships. You want to present cases appealing property tax assessments - and win significant reductions for your clients. Career growth. You want to work for a global organization, recognized as an industry leader with few true competitors in this arena. You want to be part of a company with innovative leadership that is open to ideas and the growth of their people. A place where you can move up to a Senior Manager and then Director role. Our new Tax Manager, Real Estate Assessment will: Analyze property values. You will review commercial, residential and development property tax assessments. You will create an action plan for appealing tax assessments for up to 200 projects annually. You will conduct highly technical research and analysis to support your projects. Present cases. You will negotiate settlements or advance appeals that result in favorable property tax reduction decisions for our clients. Build relationships. You will reach out to prospects and existing clients in order to nurture relationships, identify new client opportunities and expand current engagements. Manage and mentor. You will oversee the work of 1-2 direct reports providing coaching, training and technical guidance. You will supervise and sign-off on their work while offering constructive feedback. Share knowledge. You will expand your understanding of the field through professional development and present yourself as a thought leader. You will attend conferences and networking events. Our new Tax Manager, Real Estate Assessment has: The education and experience. You have a Bachelor's degree combined with 3+ years in the Real Estate industry and extensive service line knowledge in a consulting capacity. You have experience working with Appraisers and Assessors. You understand property valuations and tax assessments and the governance around thee concepts. The technical skills. You have intermediate Excel experience and a firm grasp of complex financial calculations. The communication. You are a confident, well-spoken presenter. Your writing and verbal skills are outstanding. You can speak to stakeholders at any level with the right amount of details. The drive. You are self-motivated and take an entrepreneurial approach to your work. You want to exceed your goals and the expectations of your clients. The consultative approach. You know how to position yourself as a trusted advisor, nurturing relationships, bringing in prospects and extending engagements to help your clients save money and succeed. Need any more reasons to join Altus? In 2005, we started with 400 employees and have grown exponentially to over 2300 around the globe today. Altus Group employees don't see boundaries, they see opportunity. They deliver results for our clients and our company and are recognized and rewarded for the value they create. This is an opportunity to work in depth on multiple projects that encompass many industries, geographic reach and high profile design. At Altus, we want you to realize your potential. We value collaboration and knowledge sharing of best practices. We support professional growth and we actively seek out ideas. This is the place to present the newest research, to introduce the coolest tech and see it come to fruition and be applied. Your work will make a difference. Altus Group isn't just about the amazing work we do. We work hard to create a dynamic company culture that reflects the values of our employees and what motivates them individually and as a team: Altus Cares - We are always seeking ways to give back to our communities and support causes important to our employees. We are actively involved in local charity work and we believe in laying the groundwork for a more prosperous future. Our personal highlight is our involvement with Ronald McDonald house in four different countries where we volunteer every September as a company. Education - We believe our employees represent the best this industry has to offer and we want to reflect their commitment to education and continued learning. Team Spirit - We host an annual hockey tournament and an annual client party. We play badminton in the winter and pick up soccer in the summer. There's surprise treats, seasonal events and Friday lunches too. At Altus Group, we are proud to say that many of our teams are comprised of members who have been here five years or longer. We think that speaks volumes about our atmosphere and our people. Come realize your potential at Altus Group! We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.