Municipal/State Openings


Portland, CT

Posting Date: June 07, 2017
Closing Date: Until filled

Position Overview back to top

Assessor is responsible for directing the operations of the Department through discovery & listing of all taxable & non-taxable property; determination of property ownership; preparation of the annual Grand List & periodic revaluation studies. Performs inspections/field work of residential & commercial property; analyzes & values properties by estimating market values & analyzing financial statements; explains & defends property values developed during revaluation through both the BAA & the court system; prepares reports for the Town & State; drafts & maintains departmental budget & performs other related duties.

Qualifications back to top

Bachelor’s degree in real estate, business, or accounting plus three years of assessment or appraisal experience including at least one year in supervisory capacity, or an equivalent combination of education & qualifying experience substituting a year-for-year basis; must possess a Certification as a CT Municipal Assessor & a valid CT Driver’s License.

Experience with Tyler CAMA System & Quality Data Administration software a plus.

Salary back to top

Salary: $64,000.

Other Information back to top

Subject to pre-employment drug & alcohol testing.

40 hours per week

How to Apply back to top

Send application & resume with three letters of reference to:
First Selectwoman’s Office, P.O. Box 71, Portland, CT 06480-0071

Closing date: Until Filled