Director, Property Tax in Austin, TX

$200K - $250K(Ladders Estimates)

Duff & Phellps, LLC   •  

Austin, TX 78701

Industry: Finance & Insurance


8 - 10 years

Posted 52 days ago

Our professionals balance analytical skills, deep market insight and independence to deliver solid, defensible analysis and practical advice to our clients. As an 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 place on our team, you'll discover a supportive and collaborative work environment that empowers you to excel. If you're ready to share your perspective with the world, then you can make a real impact here. This is the Duff & Phelps difference.

Duff & Phelps' Property Tax Services assists clients in identifying tax saving opportunities by reviewing their tangible property portfolio and associated property tax assessments and liabilities.

At Duff & Phelps, your work will help protect, restore and maximize value for our clients. Join us and together we'll maximize the value of your career.


Our Tax Services practice is seeking to hire a Director to work on tax consulting and valuation projects. As part of our team, your role will include:

  • Leading in-depth client, industry, and legislative research
  • Analyzing financial and market data
  • Development of presentations, proposals, and publications
  • Development of fair market value opinions using traditional business and property valuation techniques such as Discounted Cash Flow, Direct Capitalization, Market, and
  • Replacement Cost Approaches
  • Attending and presenting at tax hearings
  • Preparing project status reports for clients
  • Preparation of tax projection scenarios for pre- and post-acquisition due diligence
  • Assist organization to help identify, design, and implement business solutions
  • Monitor the quality of deliverables and performance of the team
  • Development of junior staff
  • Assisting with the growth of the practice


  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Economics, Finance, Management, Real Estate or similarly related field
  • Minimum 7 years of property tax related experience
  • Professional certification such as ASA, CPA, CFA, MAI or another similar accreditation strongly preferred
  • Demonstrated leadership experience, including managing and developing client relationships
  • 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
  • Ability to travel as necessary

Valid Through: 2019-10-17