State of Washington Classified Job Specification
UI TAX ADMINISTRATOR
Plans and organizes work of field auditors and reviews their reports for completeness and accuracy;
Explains agency policies and procedures to staff and trains new employees;
Disseminates information regarding agency's programs and policies to employers and public; assists employers in solving problems relating to their liability under provisions of the Employment Security Act;
Makes necessary reports to Tax Division Chief;
Makes suggestions to Tax Division Chief to aid in formulation of contributions procedures, especially as relating to collection and processing of employer contributions and field auditing;
Represents agency at meetings of employers involving difficult or technical matters;
Performs other work as required.
Knowledge and Abilities
Ability to: analyze situations and make effective judgments; supervise others; write clear and concise correspondence and reports; establish and maintain effective working relationships with employers and fellow employees.
A Bachelor's degree involving major study in business administration or closely allied field including a minimum of 12 semester (or 18 quarter) hours of college-level accounting and three years of experience in the employer tax field.
Additional qualifying experience may be substituted, year for year, for the degree.
Class Specification History
New class: July 12, 1985
New class code: Former class code 30710; effective July 1, 2007
Title change (formerly Unemployment Insurance Tax Administrator 2); adopted May 14, 2009, effective May 15, 2009.
Housekeeping changes. Revised desirable qualifications (effective June 19, 2009); language previously referenced abolished classes.