US GIS Analyst - Tax Research And Content

Carolina Power & Light Co Carrollton , TX 75011

Posted 2 months ago

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GIS Analyst

  • Tax Research and Content

Role Summary:

The GIS Analyst is responsible for sourcing, configuration, ongoing maintenance and testing to ensure that ONESOURCE applications and offerings support up-to-date tax boundaries.

Major Responsibilities / Accountabilities:

  • Source, analyze, digitize, and document geographic tax data to accurately determine taxing jurisdiction by location.

  • Monitor changes to tax boundaries and data on a continuous basis to update tax geography database.

  • Implement new content and content changes within ArcGIS and TR proprietary applications; complete work within prescribed content deadlines

  • Design and execute test scenarios to ensure content accuracy and functionality

  • Correspond with tax and geography authorities to obtain content requirements

  • Research and respond to client inquiries in partnership with Customer Support

Key Relationships:

  • Customer support

Technical /Professional Skills & Competencies:

Essential Skills:

  • 1+ year GIS experience

  • Detail-oriented with an aptitude for analysis and problem solving including ability to interpret, analyze and organize complex geographic material

  • Ability to utilize online data sources (TIGER, ISO, GNIS, USPS, locally published governmental boundary data, etc)

  • Demonstrated experience with GIS data production, including: digitization, attribute creation and maintenance, and editing fundamentals

  • Strong understanding of geospatial concepts and spatial analysis techniques

  • Proficiency at querying relational databases

  • Ability to consistently meet rigid and recurring deadlines

  • Superior written and verbal communication skills, including ability to write white papers on geography technical subjects

  • Superior organizational skills with ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks

  • Intermediate to advance software skills (e.g. Microsoft Excel, Word, Access)

  • Ability to work and learn independently with minimal supervision

  • Written and spoken fluency in English

Desired Skills:

  • Experience with PYTHON, Oracle, and SQL a plus.

  • Experience with tax calculation and compliance software (e.g. ONESOURCETM)

  • Experience communicating with technical and non-technical stakeholders

  • Fluency in languages other than English

Education/ Certifications:

  • GIS certificate or equivalent is required

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in geography, information systems, computer science or related field is a plus

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  • Reuters. We help these professionals do their jobs better, creating more time for them to focus on the things that matter most: advising, advocating, negotiating, governing and informing.

We are powered by the talents of 25,000 employees across more than 75 countries, where everyone has a chance to contribute and grow professionally in flexible work environments that celebrate diversity and inclusion. At a time when objectivity, accuracy, fairness and transparency are under attack, we consider it our duty to pursue them. Sound exciting? Join us and help shape the industries that move society forward.

Accessibility

As a global business, we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees in all our operations around the world regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under applicable law. Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer providing a drug-free workplace.

We also make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and for sincerely held religious beliefs in accordance with applicable law.

More information about Thomson Reuters can be found on thomsonreuters.com.

Locations

Carrollton-Texas-United States of America

Req #: JREQ138158

Locations: Carrollton-Texas-United States of America

Job Function: Publishing / Editorial

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