Salary Range: $85,587 to $104,000
Under the direction of the Finance Director, the Assessor has responsibility to direct and administer the valuation of real estate, personal property and motor vehicles; to perform field investigations and inspections required to properly evaluate property; to establish and prepare the Town Grand List. The work involves analysis and calculations; answering customer inquiries and directing the office staff. The Town Assessor is responsible for planning, organizing, implementing and supervising the Assessment division within the Finance Department and is responsible for maintaining and improving upon the efficiency and effectiveness of all areas under his/her direction and control.
Bachelor’s Degree in business, accounting or related field and over five years of progressively responsible work experience in real and personal property appraisal including two years of municipal assessment and appraisal work, with one year of supervisory experience in a major assessment function, preferably in a union environment. Must have and maintain certification as a Certified Connecticut Municipal Assessor – CCMA-I and/or CCMA-II. Certification Connecticut Municipal Assessor - CCMA II is preferable. Valid driver’s license.
All appointments shall be made according to merit and fitness for performing the functions of the position, including factors such as education, experience, aptitude, knowledge, character, ethics, or other qualifications that would determine the best candidate for the position. Examinations may include written, oral, physical, or performance tests or any combination of the various types of examinations. Offers of employment are contingent upon satisfactory results on a background check, pre-employment physical, drug screening and verification of information on the employment application.
Applications may be obtained from the Department of Human Resources, 800 Bloomfield Ave., Bloomfield, CT 06002, or on our website at www.bloomfieldct.org and must be submitted to Human Resources along with a resume and cover letter. Applications are accepted by mail, in person or via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications will be accepted until position is filled.
Town of Bloomfield is an affirmative action/equal employment opportunity employer. Minorities, women & persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Persons with a disability who may need this information in an alternative format or who may need accommodations during the testing procedure should contact Cindy Coville, ADA Coordinator at 860-769-3538 or at email@example.com.