The town of Chester is seeking qualified applicants for the position of part-time Treasurer. The Town Treasurer maintains custody of all town funds (which includes a municipal water dept. and electric company). Responsibilities include the towns’ investment, cash management, debt service management, tax title management, issuance of bonds and administration of payroll including benefits and related personnel requirements. Qualifications include working knowledge of municipal procedures relevant to the position and experience in finance. Bachelor’s degree in finance or accounts and three years of experience in the field or equivalent combination of education and experience preferred. Individual must be bondable.

This is an appointed, salaried, non-benefited position, it is estimated the position will require 12-15 hours/per week, the hours are flexible. Applications accepted until position is filled. Please send resumes to Katherine Warden, Town Administrator, Chester Town Hall, 15 Middlefield Road, Chester, MA 01011 or emailed to kwarden@townofchester.net . EEO/AA