Individual Income and Withholding Tax Division Director
Job Class: Revenue Tax System Director 3
Job ID: 19727
Location: St. Paul
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Who May Apply: Open to all qualified job seekers
Date Posted: 01/29/2018
Closing Date: 02/20/2018
Hiring Agency/Seniority Unit: Revenue Department / Revenue-Managerial
Division/Unit: Income Tax & Withholding / Income Tax & Withholding
Days of Work: Monday - Friday
Travel Required: Yes - Occasional
Salary Range: $39.70 - $56.83/hourly; $82,893 - $118,661/annually
Classified Status: Classified
Bargaining Unit/Union: 220 - Manager/Unrepresented
FLSA Status: Exempt - Executive
**Note: To determine if you meet the above qualifications, apply online and also submit additional written documentation as described in the "How to Apply" section below. Failure to submit your written documentation in a timely manner and incomplete documentation may eliminate you from further consideration.
Looking for a challenging public service position with an opportunity to serve more than 2.5 million Minnesotans? Want to lead a dedicated, talented, diverse team of more than 200 professionals to deliver extraordinary service and education? This may be the opportunity for you.
Join the Minnesota Department of Revenue as leader of the Individual Income Tax and Withholding Division where you will:
- Guide a talented and motivated group of tax professionals to serve Minnesota Individual and Withholding Tax customers
- Drive service, education, and outreach through innovation
- Contribute to the legislative process to drive service and stewardship of Minnesota resources
- Contribute to guiding a state agency of more than 1500 employees by cultivating the agency's mission of working together to fund Minnesota's future
- Guide the development of education and audit programs that strive for the agency's vision that everyone reports, pays, and receives the right amount, no more no less
- Create a culture of inclusion, innovation, and pride in public service
If these challenges are right for you, we'd value the opportunity to learn more. Please read on to learn how.
Your background and experience are a fit for this position if you meet ONE of the following requirements:
1) Four (4) years of managerial or supervisor experience that includes managing/supervising professional level employees
2) Bachelor's Degree plus three (3) years of experience as described above
3) Master's degree plus two (2) years of experience as described above
If you meet at least one of the above, we are also looking for:
Experience managing the performance of diverse individuals, teams, and large groups
Abilities in the principles of leadership sufficient to effectively hire, lead, motivate, develop, foster teamwork, assign work, evaluate, discipline, reward, and manage direct reports
Ability to build collaborative relationships and to influence/negotiate positive outcomes with diverse internal and external stakeholders
Knowledge of Minnesota taxes and the tax system
Experience delivering service to diverse customers
Ability to communicate in a professional manner to clearly and concisely express oneself
Experience negotiating outcomes in situations with diverse stakeholders
Ability to work under pressure, manage time, and demonstrate strong organizational skills
**Note: To determine if you meet the above qualifications, apply online and submit additional written documentation as described in the "How to Apply" section below. This is your opportunity to tell us why you would be a great fit for this position. Be thorough. We want to learn more about you.
It is a bonus if you have some or all of these qualifications, too! Tell us about them in your cover letter and resume.
Bachelor or Master's Degree
Leadership experience in a similar environment as described in the job summary
Experience with the enforcement and/or audit of tax laws
Knowledge of state legislative process and policy development
Organizational management skills
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).
Why Work For Us
GREAT BENEFITS PACKAGE! The State of Minnesota offers a comprehensive benefits package including low cost medical and dental insurance, employer paid life insurance, short and long term disability, pre-tax flexible spending accounts, retirement plan, tax-deferred compensation, generous vacation and sick leave, and 11 paid holidays each year.
How to Apply
Step 1: Click “Apply” at the bottom of this page. Your application must contain sufficient detail to determine qualifications. If you are unable to apply online, please contact the job information line at 651.259.3637.
Step 2: Send us your resume and cover letter that shares why you would be a great fit for this job. Also, let us know your background, education and experience on the topics below. In addition to applying online, you can send your resume, cover letter and any other materials that highlight your qualifications to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Describe your experience managing, supervising or leading staff, managing a budget and developing business plans and performance measures to drive desired outcomes and a culture of collaboration and success.
- CULTURAL COMPETENCE
Describe your approach to diversity and inclusion. How have you demonstrated your cultural competence in the workplace?
For additional information about the application process, go to http://www.mn.gov/careers.
If you have questions about the position, contact Sonja Fink at email@example.com or 651.556.6667.
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
The State of Minnesota is an equal opportunity, affirmative action, and veteran-friendly employer. We are committed to providing culturally responsive services to all Minnesotans. The State of Minnesota recognizes that a diverse workforce is essential and strongly encourages qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans to apply.
We will make reasonable accommodations to all qualified applicants with disabilities. If you are an individual with a disability who needs assistance or cannot access the online job application system, please contact the job information line at 651.259.3637 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Please indicate what assistance you need.