Town of Plainville

Job Title: Supervisor of Assessment and Revenue Collection

Salary: Based on qualifications, education, and experience

Hours: Mon - Weds 8:00 am to 4:00 pm; Thurs 8:00 am to 7:00 pm; Fri 8:00 am to 12:00 pm

Application Deadline: September 5, 2017


The Town of Plainville is seeking an experienced Candidate for the full time-position of Supervisor of Assessment and Revenue Collection. Candidates must be well-informed and experienced with current and emerging laws of the State of Connecticut, assessment law and practices as they apply to municipal assessment.

Under the general direction of the Director of Finance, the Supervisor of Assessment and Revenue Collection performs a range of administrative, technical and managerial duties in management of the Assessor’s Office, the annual compilation, auditing and interpretation of the Grand list and the assessment of personal property in the Town of Plainville.  This individual acts as the Assessor in duties outlined by the Connecticut General Statutes and Town Charter, including the signing of the Grand List.  Plans and directs an annual tax/sewer billing and collection strategy.

The Town of Plainville is home to 17,820 residents, covers an area of 9.8 square miles and is located in Hartford County, midway between New Britain and Bristol, and 14 miles southwest of Hartford. The town has a diverse business base, three elementary schools, one middle school, and one high school. Plainville has a town manager-town council form of government.

Our ideal Candidate will possess a Bachelor’s degree in business administration, accounting or a closely related field in addition to courses in assessment, collection and related fields.  Must be a Certified Connecticut Municipal Assessor II (CCMA II).  Municipal Collection certification preferred or ability to become certified as a Connecticut Municipal Collector within five years. Minimum of six (6) years of progressively responsible experience in the assessment or tax collection field.  Not less than two (2) of those years’ experience shall be in a supervisory capacity.

Salary will be based on qualifications, education, and experience.

Job Application and Full Details.

The closing date for applications is September 5, 2017.  The anticipated start date of the position is October 16, 2017.