MyFlorida REV - TAX SPECIALIST I - 73000302 in United States


Date:Jul 12, 2018

Location:SARASOTA, FL, US, 34236

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Requisition No: 40048

Agency: Department of Revenue

Working Title: REV - TAX SPECIALIST I - 73000302

Position Number: 73000302

Salary: $2,875.14 - $5,474.99 / month

Posting Closing Date: 07/19/2018

This is an Internal Agency Advertisement

JOB SUMMARY:This position is in the General Tax Administration, Sarasota Service Center, Field Operations - Collections. This is a Tax Specialist I position in the Department of Revenue’s Receivables Management Field Operations Collection Process. The incumbent provides professional guidance to Department personnel, members of the legal and accounting professions and to the public on the Florida tax statutes and Department policies and procedures. The incumbent provides personal customer service at local service centers and responds to phone inquiries to educate and assist the public. The incumbent assists the public with registering new business entities, responds to tax law questions, analyzes and reviews tax situations, conducts reviews of tax returns, and reviews business’s books and records to determine tax liabilities. The incumbent collects delinquent accounts, tax warrants, bills, audit assessments and any other receivable either in person, over the phone, or at the taxpayer’s business location. The incumbent assists in training and educating the public and Department employees.

The Florida Department of Revenue is committed to maintaining a diverse workforce and providing employment opportunities to veterans and individuals who have a disability.



  • Currently employed with the Florida Department of Revenue;

  • A minimum of one year of experience in managing accounts receivable tax obligations within General Tax Administration utilizing Systems Applications Products (SAP) software.

SCREENING DISCLAIMER:Responses to qualifying questions should be verifiable by skills and/or experiences stated on the candidate profile and/or resume.


  • This position requires travel which may include overnight stays;

  • This position requires that you meet with taxpayers at their place of business and possibly assess them for past due liabilities;

  • This position requires when needed that you work additional hours which may include weekends.

SKILLS VERIFICATION TEST:All applicants who meet the screening criteria/minimum job requirements will be required to take a Skills Verification Test. Applicants must receive a score of at least 70% to be considered further.

APPLICANT POOL:Future vacancies may be filled from this advertisement for a period of up to six months.

WHERE TO APPLY:All applicants must apply online at: If you experience problems applying online, please call the People First Service Center at 1-877-562-7287 for assistance.

CONTACT INFORMATION:Ken Sexton, 941-361-6298,

The Department of Revenue is a Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) covered employer. For more information review the Employee Rights Under the Family and Medical Leave Acthere.

REMINDER:Male applicants born on or after October 1, 1962, will not be eligible for hire or promotion unless they are registered with the Selective Services System (SSS) before their 26th birthday, or have a Letter of Registration Exemption from the SSS. For more information, please visit the SSS website at:

The State of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer, and does not tolerate discrimination or violence in the workplace.

Candidates requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the agency hiring authority and/or People First Service Center (1-866-663-4735). Notification to the hiring authority must be made in advance to allow sufficient time to provide the accommodation.

The State of Florida supports a Drug-Free workplace. All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion drug testing in accordance with Section 112.0455, F.S., Drug-Free Workplace Act.

VETERANS’ PREFERENCE. Pursuant to Chapter 295, Florida Statutes, candidates eligible for Veterans’ Preference will receive preference in employment for Career Service vacancies and are encouraged to apply. Candidates claiming Veterans’ Preference must attach supporting documentation with each submission that includes character of service (for example, DD Form 214 Member Copy #4) along with any other documentation as required by Rule 55A-7, Florida Administrative Code. Veterans’ Preference documentation requirements are available by clickinghere. All documentation is due by the close of the vacancy announcement.

Nearest Major Market:SarasotaNearest Secondary Market:Tampa