Town of Windham   Willimantic, CT   Full-time     Accounting
Posted on November 21, 2022
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Willimantic, CT

The Town of Windham seeks qualified applicants for the position of Assistant Revenue Collector. This is a full-time position (40 hrs/wk @ $22.50/hr). Under the direction of the Revenue Collector and/or Deputy Revenue Collector, the Assistant Revenue Collector collects, processes, and posts tax payments in person and through the mail for multiple towns; prints and mails monthly/quarterly water and sewer bills, collects, processes, and posts payments of the same; prepares and mails delinquent/service termination notices for past due water and sewer bills; collects and processes payments for parking tickets; and collects, deposits, and reconciles payments received from other town departments and agencies. The work requires that the employee have considerable knowledge, skill, and ability in standard clerical functions, tax collection practices and principles, data entry, and public contact. The position requires the exercise of independent judgment, initiative, and accuracy.

Must possess an Associates Degree in Business, Bookkeeping, Accounting or a related field; plus two (2) years of experience as a cashier or performing bookkeeping work, including extensive public contact; or in lieu thereof, an equivalent combination of education, experience, and training that provides the knowledge, skills, and ability to perform the essential functions of the position.

Must possess Connecticut Municipal Collector Certification or have successfully completed the first class in the Connecticut Municipal Collector Certification process.

Bilingual (English and Spanish), preferred.

Applications may be obtained from the Town of Windham, Town Manager's office or online, must be submitted with a cover letter, resume, and three (3) professional references no later than Friday, December 9,2022.