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Chief County Assessment Officer
Knox County
The Chief County Assessor is a mandated function responsible for the accuracy and completion of tax records and assessment figures for the fiscal year on all real estate within the boundaries of Knox County. The Chief County Assessor gathers information for rate setting, including classification hearing and final recapitulation sheet. Start Date: March 2, 2020 Salary Range: $54,891 -$87,815 DOE and Education Level Essential Functions: Acts as project manager and staff liaison to consultants and others engaged in revaluations and other special assessment projects while conferring with Board Members in unusual situations. Consults and creates uniformity among the Township Assessors of Knox County. Assists individuals seeking information requiring interpretation of departmental policies and regulations involving legal matters related to taxation, abatements, exemptions, lots and land locations, deeds and assessments. Takes complaints and requests, and resolves or relays them for attention, while handling all mail for the Board of Review and, where possible, prepares routine replies. On a monthly basis, prepares various report and indexes file material pertinent to the assessment functions to present to committee designated for County Assessor’s Office. Maintains budget for Assessment and GIS Departments. Prepare monthly vouchers for bill payment. Provides information for private appraisers, title companies, surveyors, realtors, and financial institutions regarding all aspects of the assessment process; perform research and prepare certified documents for other entities. Maintains County GIS mapping information relative to the Assessor's Office and for County website for exposure to public. Examines deeds, plans and permits to locate all taxable property. Brings to the …
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Supervisor of Assessments
Grundy County
Date of Posting: April 17, 2020 Applications Accepted: Posted until filled Job Title: Supervisor of Assessments Employee Status: Full-Time, 40 hours per week, Exempt Reports To: County Administrator Rate: Annual Salary $80,000 to $90,000   SUMMARY The office of Supervisor of Assessments was created for the purpose of overseeing the assessment process for property tax purposes. The term of office shall be 4 years from the date of appointment and until a successor is appointed and qualified. DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE CLASS The employee in this class is responsible for directing the functions of the department as required by the Illinois Property Tax Code. Work requires significant understanding of legislation that impacts departmental activities and resources. The Supervisor of Assessor is part of a management team working within the structure of and in accordance with the Grundy County Employee Handbook. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES The list of duties and responsibilities is illustrative only, and is not a comprehensive listing of all the duties and responsibilities performed by positions in this class. Plans, supervises and coordinates the functions of the Assessment and Board of Review Departments Recommends hires and promotions, directs and evaluates employment decisions for all assigned positions Provides annual instructions to Township Assessors according to statute and correlates their efforts Annually assemble all assessors and their deputies for consultation and instruct them in uniformity of their functions In the event a Township Assessor fails to perform his or her duties, the Supervisor of Assessments shall act as the primary assessor Maintain a detailed Property Record …
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