The Town of Skaneateles is seeking a full-time ASSESSOR; a position to be appointed by the Town Board. The Assessor is responsible for the valuation of real property, preparation of the assessment roll, and numerous administrative functions. The Town participates in NYSORPTS cyclical reassessment program.
The Assessor is a professional management-level position reporting directly to the Town Board.
The Town of Skaneateles (www.townofskaneateles.com) is located about 20 miles southwest of the City of Syracuse and serves as the eastern gateway to the Finger Lakes region. Skaneateles Lake is the major natural feature of the area. The Town contains 4,258 parcels comprised of commercial, residential, and agricultural properties.
Applicants should have a bachelor’s degree and five years experience involving the valuation of real property, or an associate’s degree and seven years experience involving the valuation of real property. Applicants should possess excellent written and verbal skills and be computer literate. Applicants should also be certified by NYSORPTS and have a comprehensive knowledge of the RPSV4 system. Town residency is not a requirement.
All candidates are subject to a pre-employment background check. Salary is commensurate with experience. Please send resume by July 12, 2013 to:
Rick Keyes, Town Councilor
Skaneateles Town Hall
24 Jordan St.
Skaneateles, N.Y. 13152
EEO Employer. Minorities, women, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.