POSITION SUMMARY 

The Chief Assessor serves as Chairman of Board Assessors and is responsible for establishing and maintaining assessments of real estate and personal property within the city. Assists the Board of Assessors in calculating the fiscal year tax rate and completion of the state’s recap forms to generate city revenues in accordance with guidelines from the State Department of Revenue.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE  

Bachelor’s degree and five years of experience; or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Licensure by MA State Board of Real Estate Appraisers, IAAO or MAA designation is required. Appraisal experience preferred.