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Position: Tax Assessor
Municipality:Town of Trumbull
Close Date:1/14/2022
Description:
 

TOWN OF TRUMBULL

 

TAX ASSESSOR

 

Salary:  $100,000 to $110,000

Apply at:   https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/trumbullct                                                                            

 

GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES:

 

  1.  As department head is responsible for the appraisal of real and personal property within the Town.

  2.  Administers State laws affecting real and personal property assessments.

  3.  Implements State and Town tax relief programs for senior citizens.

  4.  Directs work methods and procedures, personally handling complex and unusual cases.

  5.  Composes necessary correspondence and oversees the maintenance of records required by the office.

  6.  Overall responsibility for Grand List as required by law.

  7.  Supervises changes to Assessorís maps.

  8.  Prepares annual reports for State and Town.

  9.  Formulates, defends and monitors budget for department.

10.  Gives testimony in court cases relating to assessment matters.

11.  Reviews sales of real property for the purpose of State grants.

12.  Keeps updated on changes in regulations.

13.  Related tasks as assigned by the Director of Finance.

 

SUPERVISION RECEIVED:

 

Works under the general direction of the Director of Finance.

 

SUPERVISION EXERCISED:

 

Supervises the staff of the office of the Tax Assessor.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS, KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY:

 

1.    Knowledge of assessment techniques in determining real estate and personal property values.

2.    Knowledge of laws and ordinances governing assessment practices and collection of property taxes.

3.    Ability to establish and maintain effective supervisory relationship with staff.

4.    Ability to establish and maintain cooperative relations with the public.

5.    Must be able to become Certified Connecticut Municipal Assessor.

 

EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING:

 

Certification of CCMA designation preferred, and/or a four (4) year college degree in Business Administration and over three (3) years experience in an Assessorís office.

 

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We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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