Job Title: Assessor
Salary: $70,000 - $80,000
Hours: 33 per week
Application Deadline: Open until Filled
Starting Salary & Application Deadline Changed
The Town of East Granby seeks applicants for the position of Assessor. The position is full-time at 33 hours a week with a salary range of $70,000 to $80,000 depending on qualifications and experience. This position is available in early 2022.
Responsibilities and Duties:
Fulfill Assessor responsibilities as defined in Connecticut State Statutes, among them being the annual review and valuation of all taxable and exempt properties within Town to establish the Grand List. Maintains and updates information concerning motor vehicles and personal property.
Appears as needed in court contested matters. Administers state and local elderly tax relief, veterans, and volunteer exemptions. Duties also include policy recommendation, department planning and direction and administration of assessment activities.
Supervises Assessment Clerk and oversees contractors in performance of assessment-related duties. Manages the office under general supervision of the First Selectman. Works closely with the Tax Collector on tax billing, credits, and exemptions. Also maintains regular contact with the Building Department staff relative to new and existing building permits and new real estate development. Interacts with Town Clerk on recording of deeds, maps, and exemptions
Bachelor’s Degree in real estate, business or accounting or a closely related area, with three years of Assessor Office experience or an equivalent combination of education and qualifying experience. Must have and maintain a Certified Connecticut Municipal Assessor I (CCMA I) with the ability to achieve CCMA II within two years.
If interested and qualified, please submit a completed Application for Employment. Applications may be obtained from www.eastgranbyct.org/employment-opportunities.html and must be submitted to the: Town of East Granby, 9 Center Street -P.O. Box 1858, East Granby CT 06026 or nicoles@egtownhall .com