City of Norwich

Job Title: Assessor

Salary: $92,884 - $100,315

Application Deadline: May 4, 2021at 04:30 PM EST


General Description

This is very responsible technical and administrative work involving direction of the real and personal property assessment function for municipal tax purposes. Work involves responsibility for the valuat ion of real and personal property and for the preparation of the annual Grand List. Duties include field inspections, assessment policy recommendations, department planning and the direction and administration of department  activities.  This position also has the responsibility for making difficult property assessment technical decisions . The work requires that the employee have thorough knowledge, skill and ability in all phases of property assessment work.


A bachelor’s degree in business, accounting or public administration from an accredited college or university, plus at least five to seven recent years increasingly responsible experience in real and personal property assessment, or any combination of training and experience which provides a demonstrated ability to perform the duties of the position. Recent is defined as being within the last three yea rs.

Important Information

In order to be considered, applicants must demonstrate on their application they meet the minimum qualifications as stated in the job announcement.

There is a City of Norwich residency requirement. You must reside within the State of Connecticut, 60 miles from Norwich within one year of appointment.

The complete job description is available online.

Examination will consist of 100% oral OR 100% written OR 50% oral AND 50% written.

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For questions or additional information, call (860} 823-3836.