Town of Berlin - Assistant Collector

Assistant Tax Collector

The Town of Berlin is seeking a qualified individual to fill the role of Assistant Tax Collector. ~This is a part-time 18 hour per week job and is a Grade VII Step 1-4 (pay range of $21.50 to $22.97 per hour) position. The Assistant Tax Collector provides technical assistance in support of the office’s responsibilities, including but not limited to: collecting and receiving revenue; assisting banks, finance companies, law offices, and members of the general public with information pertaining to current and delinquent real estate taxes, personal property taxes, and municipal liens; supervises and performs all other duties as assigned.
The Assistant Collector must be bondable and pass a CORI check. Associate’s degree preferred but related tax collecting experience and working knowledge of tax collection laws considered. Exceptional customer service skills and ability to deal effectively with the public is a must. Previous experience with cash handling procedures and working in a fast-paced office environment highly desired. Proficient computer skills, with the ability to use Microsoft Office programs and other software programs as needed for the job. Knowledge of Point Tax Software is a plus.
Assistant Tax Collector will also perform some functions for the Treasurer’s Office as assigned. The Town of Berlin is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer committed to promoting a multi-cultural work force, excellence in public service, and on-going mutual respect in our working relationships.
Please submit your resume along with an application available at the Town of Berlin web page under Personnel Committee. The deadline for submitting an application and resume is: ~Friday, June 15th at 1:00 P.M.
Applications should include cover letter and resume, and submitted to: Treasurer Dennis Fearebay, Town of Berlin, 23 Linden Street, Berlin, MA 01503 or