Administrative Assistant to Principal Assessor

$24.94 – $28.55/hour is anticipated hiring range DOQ

Grade 6; Non-Union Classification Plan; FLSA Non-Exempt; Personnel Bylaw Eligible for health insurance and pro-rated employee benefits

34 hours/week; Monday – Thursday: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. & Fridays 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.

The town of Topsfield is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Assistant to the Principal Assessor. This position performs a variety of administrative, accounting and technical functions, oversees the daily operations of the assessing department, and provides assistance to the general public. Excellent administrative skills, ability to multi-task, and great attention to detail is a must.

Knowledge of principles, methods and techniques of real and personal property assessment and an understanding of the principals of valuation is preferred, but not required.  Must have working knowledge in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook. Experience with AssessPro and MUNIS is preferred, but will train qualified candidate.

Submit a letter of interest and resume to The Select Board’s Office c/o Debi Morong, 8 West Common Street, Topsfield, MA 01983.

Please check the Topsfield Town Website for a full job description at

(Position will remain open until a qualified candidate is hired.)