Commercial Real Estate Tax Analyst
Commercial Real Estate Tax Analyst
Job ID #: 591
Functional Area: Tax Advisory
Business Unit: Altus Expert Services
Division: Property Tax
Location: Halifax, NS, CAN
Position Type: Full-Time Regular
Altus Group is currently seeking a candidate in the position of a Commercial Real Estate Tax Analyst based out of our Halifax, Nova Scotia office to join our Property Tax division. The Tax Analyst will be responsible for the collection, analysis and organization of property assessment, tax, rental and operating data, as directed, which is to be used in the provision of property assessment and tax consulting services.
Ensure in a proactive manner that all necessary property data for client properties needed to provide assessment and tax consulting services is obtained and organized in a timely matter. Extensive senior co-worker review is anticipated.
Assist in the preparation of analysis or project tracking reports using standard software such as Excel, Word, Access, Altus Tools or other appropriate software. Extensive senior co-worker review is anticipated.
Conduct research and collect data from both internal databases and third party sources with respect to market rental dates, comparable building transactions, comparable assessment data and general market knowledge.
Ensure data collected as part of an on-going assignment is entered accurately.
Continuously upgrade the level of knowledge regarding property assessment and taxation practices and procedures.
Work cooperatively with team members across the organization.
Provide input and assistance with the developments and implementation of best practices across the business unit.
Develop internal network and relationships to facilitate information sharing.
New graduate of University Bachelor’s degree in business, math, finance or economics; or College Diploma; or related experience in property tax
Good communication skills – interpersonal, written & oral presentation
Ability to meet tight deadlines
Basic Skills in assessment and tax analysis, such as Access and Altus Tools
Basic research, quantitative and analytical skills
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite
Ability to work in a team and independently
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 center 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.
Need any more reasons to join Altus?
In 2005, we started with 400 employees and have grown exponentially to over 2,500 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 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.
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.
Opportunity awaits – come realize your potential at Altus Group!
Please note that due to volume of resumes, only those applicants selected for further evaluation will be contacted. We appreciate your interest in career opportunities with Altus Group!
Altus Group is committed to fostering an inclusive and accessible environment where employees feel valued and respected, and where every employee has the opportunity to realize their potential. We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations, if required, and will work with you to meet your needs.
If you are a person with a disability and require assistance during the application process, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 416-641-9500.