Revenue and Tax Administrator - City of Oakland
Company: Management Partners
Posted on: August 4, 2022
Introduction The City of Oakland is seeking a strong leader and
strategic thinker to serve as the next Revenue and Tax
Administrator for the City of Oakland. The Revenue and Tax
Administrator role resides within the Revenue Management Bureau of
the Finance Department and is responsible for developing revenue
and tax enforcement programs that demonstrate efficiency and
fairness in the assessment and collection of tax revenue and other
fees. The Bureau is responsible for collecting tax and fee revenue
on behalf of the City including business license, utility user,
parking, real estate transfer, sugar sweetened beverage
distribution taxes, excess litter, and mandatory garbage
subscription fees. Collection of tax revenues includes the
calculation and responsibility of evaluating tax exemptions, tax
auditing, tax payment hearings, and collections/liens. The
Administrator is responsible for reporting revenue projections in
aid of the City budget process. The role also directs the City---s
Master Fee Schedule for all City departments. The Administrator is
supported by an Assistant Revenue and Tax Administrator and two
Principal Revenue Analysts and oversees approximately 60 FTEs.
- Strategic thinker and strong manager who will lead the Bureau
with a focus on how tax policies impact the city.
- --Customer service orientation who seeks to strike a balance
between compliance and customer focus.
- Effective public speaker prepared to present to the City
Council and leadership.
- A proven coach and mentor prepared to support staff and provide
pathways for professional growth.
- Strong confidence and experience working across multiple
software platforms. Education and Experience A Bachelor---s degree
from an accredited college or university in accounting, finance,
public administration, business administration, economics, or a
closely related field. Three years of progressively responsible
management experience in revenue and tax administration, tax
auditing, or accounting operations. Municipal accounting experience
is highly desirable. Possession of a Certified Public Accountant
certificate is desirable.-- How to Apply Please submit a resume and
cover letter explaining your interest in the position and working
for the City of Oakland by August 10, 2022, via the application
link below. Additional Information For more information, please
visit the position brochure at:
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