|Minimum Qualifications: |
Master’s degree in Economics, Taxation, Public Policy, or closely related area.
Demonstrated leadership acumen in project management, personnel development and group facilitation
Experience in: • Researching, evaluating, monitoring, and communicating tax policy. • Designing complex research projects related to tax policy, including their design, scope, and methods. • Communicating the results of complex research to policy makers and the public. • Collaborating with tax policy makers and other professional experts in the field. • Analyzing state or national tax proposals.
Knowledge of: • Technical research methods and statistics (e.g. sampling theory, regression and time series analysis, and forecasting). • Current computer technologies and software applications used in data-intensive research and tax models.
Ph.D. in Economics, Taxation, or Public Finance.
Experience and knowledge of state-level tax policy issues related to state income, corporate, sales, and excise taxes.
Management experience, including hiring and supervising employees conducting data-intensive research in public policy, managing financial resources, and reporting to and supporting senior executives.
Experience presenting tax information, analysis and recommendations to policy makers and staff.
Requires occasional moving of articles such as boxes, accounting records, laptop computer, and portable printer.
Prior to an offer of employment, a background check will be conducted. This will include, but is not limited to checking degrees and licensures, criminal history, and tax filing and payment history. All individual income tax filing and payment obligations must be current prior to interviewing for this position.
Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status).