POSITION: Chief Assessor          

AFFILIATION: Unaffiliated                           

SALARY: Salary based upon qualifications – Grade 19 – $104,100 – $117,113

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

Leads the Assessing Department for the city of Nashua, New Hampshire’s second largest community. Plans, directs and participates in assessment and appraisal services, exemption and credit qualifications, related constituent services and public relations in the highest quality manner. Establishes and administers excellence in customer-responsive, cost effective, and legally compliant assessment standards and procedures.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

Extensive knowledge of applicable city and state laws, regulations and practices governing Nashua’s assessment activities. A relevant degree from a four-year accredited institution and 10 plus years of related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Certified New Hampshire Assessor Manager (CNHA) certificate or the ability to acquire it within one year. Certified by the New Hampshire Department of Revenue Administration as an Assessing Supervisor. General Appraiser’s license desirable. Successful completion of IAAO courses 101, 102, 300, 400. (Similar courses offered by the Appraisal Institute may be substituted.) Proficient computer user, including experience in Computer Assisted Mass Appraisal Systems. Proven ability to work with the public, city administration, elected officials, subordinates and co-workers.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Submit online application, resume, and cover letter through the city of Nashua website at: http://applitrack.com/nashua/onlineapp/

Equal Opportunity Employer (Recruiting shall be consistent with all state and federal laws)