PRINCIPAL ACCOUNT CLERK – TREASURER/COLLECTOR – #22-11-01

PRINCIPAL ACCOUNT CLERK – TREASURER/COLLECTOR – #22-11-01

  • Full Time
  • WATERTOWN
  • This position has been filled

Website watertowngov City of Watertown

Municipality

The City of Watertown seeks a qualified, reliable, and precise professional who will provide clerical support in the Treasurer/Collector’s office 37.5 hours per week. The qualified candidate will assist the public with inquiries, process real estate, personal property, excise tax, parking tickets, water/sewer payments, and refunds. Collects money; keep detailed records; balance payments received; daily reconciles receipts and a variety of related duties. Must have excellent customer service skills; organizational skills and computer skills; ability to work effectively under time constraints to meet deadlines; and to contribute to a team effort in the department.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
High School diploma (or GED) with 3 years experience in an office setting dealing with bookkeeping, accounts receivable, or finances; Associates degree preferred. Familiarity with municipal taxation, MUNIS Software system, Microsoft Office Software, and web-based systems. Ability to work well with the public is essential. Cash handling experience and computer skills are required.

SALARY RANGE BEGINS:   $48,528.00 per year with an excellent benefit package, training, paid holidays, vacation, sick time, retirement and deferred compensation, cafeteria plans, employee assistance program and more.

TO APPLY: A Town of Watertown application form is available at www.watertown-ma.gov in the document center/personnel tab. A Town application form with resume and cover letter is accepted by email personnel@watertown-ma.gov; fax 1-617-923-8195 or at the Personnel Department, 149 Main Street, Watertown, MA 02472.

DEADLINE:   Open until filled.

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