Performs complex professional, administrative and managerial work planning, organizing and directing an effective and comprehensive program directing the appraisal of real property for assessment purposes and administering programs related to real property taxation. Position involves developing procedures and standards in the usage of the recognized approaches to appraising real estate, coordinating the proper designation of land use and ownership, and maintaining current knowledge of building costs and market trends. City Assessor assists staff with the appraisal of large and more complex properties, ensures compliance with all laws, rules and regulations associated with real property taxation, and represents the City Assessor's office before governing bodies, taxpayers, Board of Equalization and Courts.
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Position requires thorough knowledge of the laws, policies, principles and practices of modern real property appraisal and assessment; thorough knowledge of construction practices, building materials, and land values; thorough knowledge of current literature, trends and developments in real property appraisal and assessment. Skill in the methods of obtaining, organizing and evaluating data relating to the determination of property values and the ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with elected and appointed officials, peers, staff and taxpayers is essential.
Telecommuting is allowed.
Additional Salary Information: Salary negotiable depending upon qualifications and experience
The Mercer Group ,Inc is an independent management consulting firm operating nationwide. Professional consulting services include: Executive search, organization and management studies, government consolidation, privatization, strategic planning, compensation and classification studies and market research. We provide high quality management consulting services to federal, state and local governments and to health care providers, transit authorities, utilities and private sector clients.