TOWN OF HATFIELD
Assistant Collector /Treasurer
The Town of Hatfield, Massachusetts seeks qualified candidates for a full-time Assistant Collector/Treasurer position.
Works under the general direction of the Town Collector/Treasurer.
Minimum qualifications: Associate's degree accounting or finance; Bachelor's degree preferred; 3 years of accounting or general finance experience, or any equivalent combination of education and experience.
Knowledge of duties and responsibilities of the municipal Collector/Treasurer's office preferred.
Responsibilities to include, but not limited to, assisting with all of the duties in the Collector's Office; printing, mailing, collection and posting of real estate, personal property, excise, water and sewer taxes.
Responsibilities to include, but not limited to, assisting with all of the duties in the Treasurer's Office; payroll related functions, receiving of turnovers, preparing bank deposits, maintenance of cash book, bank accounts and trust funds.
Applicants should have excellent skills in Microsoft Office, specifically Excel, Word and Outlook.
Regular, reliable job attendance is necessary.
Ability to maintain confidentiality and exercise discretion.
Excellent problem solving/judgment skills with a high level of attention to detail and accuracy.
Strong organizational skills and the ability to work under pressure.
Able to handle and prioritize multiple tasks and meet all deadlines.
Ability to research legal and procedural issues related to town government and to explain interpretations to the public.
Ability to meet and deal with people appropriately and effectively.
Knowledge of the procedures of municipal finance and collection ideal.
Successful candidates must be able to qualify for fidelity bonding.
Pay range is $23.00 - $26.00 per hour, depending on qualifications.
Please send a letter of interest, resume and three professional references to:
Sharon Strzegowski, Town Collector/Treasurer, 59 Main Street, Hatfield, MA 01038.
Position open until filled.
Town of Hatfield is an EOE
Location/Region: Hatfield, MA (01038)