Do you want to be part of a team helping to strengthen every community across Ontario? Are you interested in seeing the importance of your work firsthand? Do you enjoy a varied workweek with time spent both in the office and out in the community?
Become a Property Valuation Analyst with MPAC
The Municipal Property Assessment Corporation (MPAC) is made up of a team of experts who understand local communities and assess every property in Ontario. What we do provides the very foundation that municipalities use to base the property taxes needed to pay for the services we use every day. Learn more >
Here’s what you will do as part of the team:
Value assigned properties, review and adjust property values;
Research, compile and verify relevant information including conducting local market research, reviewing published sales and property information (e.g., Teranet), completing sales investigations, and on-site property inspections;
Investigate and resolve taxpayer concerns regarding property assessment;
Investigate and complete Requests for Reconsideration;
Represent MPAC before the Assessment Review Board and other courts and administrative tribunals, including preparation and presentation of evidence and submissions;
Provide training, coaching and mentoring on MPAC’s data requirements and related applications; and
Assign work to Property Inspectors in operational unit, confirming priorities to ensure customer service level agreements and data quality standards are met.
Respond to municipal enquiries and applications for the cancellation, reduction, and/or refund of taxes.
Here’s what you will need to succeed:
3 years’ experience in the specific valuation discipline;
Demonstrated field experience in data collection and sales investigation;
Knowledge of property assessment terminology, MPAC valuation policies and procedures, and property assessment legislation (Assessment Act, Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act); and
Strong customer service skills to effectively resolve client inquiries and disputes.
Nice to have
A certification (or working towards one) with the IMA, AIC, IAAO or RICS or similar industry association; and
A post-secondary degree or diploma in a related field such as Real Property Valuation, Geography, Urban Studies, Economics, Commerce, Agriculture/Agri-Business , Architecture, Construction, Civil Engineering etc.
What’s in it for you:
Great corporate culture
Opportunity for growth
Strong focus on learning, professional accreditation and mentorship
Leading edge technology
Full time MPAC employees also enjoy: competitive benefits package, defined benefits pension plan, three weeks’ vacation to start, parental leave top-up and more.
Requisition # MPAC-236-19-2334654
Job Location Canada-Ontario-Sarnia
Job Type Permanent, Full-Time
Salary/Rate $65,339 / year
Number of Positions 0
Start Date of Employment
Posting Date November 28, 2019
Expiry Date December 11, 2019
Department Valuation and Customer Relations
Area of Search Open
Hours of work 36.25 hours per week
Ready to apply?
Apply Online, create your candidate profile and upload your resume and cover letter by December 11, 2019 . Please note, only applications submitted through the Applicant Tracking System will be accepted.
Successful candidates will be required to undergo a background verification with Mintz Global Screening. By applying to this job posting, you are providing your consent to MPAC to share your name, email address and phone number with Mintz, to conduct the criminal and driver abstract check and for Mintz to disclose the results to MPAC, should you be the successful incumbent.
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