Assistant Revenue Collector

Town Of Windham   Willimantic, CT   Full-time     Administration / Clerical
Posted on February 21, 2021

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Town of Windham

Assistant Revenue Collector

Windham Revenue Department

The Town of Windham seeks qualified applicants for the position of Assistant Revenue Collector. This is a full-time position (40 hours/week at $20.50/hour). Under the direction of the Revenue Collector and/or Deputy Revenue Collector, the Assistant Revenue Collector collects, processes, and posts tax payments in person and through the mail for multiple towns; prints and mails monthly/quarterly water and sewer bills, collects, processes, and posts payments of the same; prepares and mails delinquent/service termination notices for past due water and sewer bills; collects and processes payments for parking tickets; and collects, deposits, and reconciles payments received from other town departments and agencies. The work requires that the employee have considerable knowledge, skill, and ability in standard clerical functions, tax collection practices and principles, data entry, and public contact.

The position requires the exercise of independent judgment, initiative, and accuracy. Must possess an Associates Degree in Business, Bookkeeping, Accounting or a related field; plus four (4) years of experience as a cashier or performing bookkeeping work, including extensive public contact; or in lieu thereof, an equivalent combination of education, experience, and training that provides the knowledge, skills, and ability to perform the essential functions of the position. Must possess Connecticut Municipal Collector Certification, or have successfully completed the first class in the Connecticut Municipal Collector Certification process. Bilingual (English and Spanish), preferred.