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Town of Edgartown (population 4830 year round, with seasonal influx) and an annual budget of $38 million, is seeking an experienced professional for the position of Principal Assessor. Working under the direction of the Board of Assessors; the Principal Assessor is responsible for the assessment of all residential, commercial, industrial, and personal property. Other responsibilities include administering the general business activities of the office including maintaining records in compliance with state laws and guidelines, budget preparation and supervising department employees. Candidates must possess excellent interpersonal, organizational and time management skills, excellent verbal and written communication abilities, knowledge of modern property assessment/appraisal principles and practices and a general knowledge of Massachusetts laws relating to municipal finance and property assessment. Bachelor’s degree in business, finance or related fields and four years of related experience, Massachusetts Accredited Assessor designation (MAA), and prior municipal experience preferred. Must possess a valid Massachusetts driver’s license. The position is 35 hours wkly. with benefits, salary commensurate with experience. Job description and application available at www.edgartown-ma.us or at firstname.lastname@example.org . Send letter of interest, resume, and application to Kim Lucas, Human Resource Director, email@example.com, PO Box 5130, Edgartown, MA 02539. Application deadline June 1. Edgartown is an EOE.