Property Specialist

POSITION:  Property Specialist
DEPARTMENT:  Treasurer
SUPERVISOR: Treasurer/Chief Deputy
RATE OF PAY: $21.30 – $22.45 (NBU)
LOCATION:  Emmet County Building


To provide staff support to the Land Bank Authority, assist the Treasurer’s office with the foreclosure process, the Principle Residence Exemption Audit and property tax changes. Also assist the cashier/clerk position as requested.


  • Performs Land Bank support
  • Conducts and reconciles the Principle Residence Exemption Audit
  • Daily cash handling and receipt reconciliation
  • Prepares documentation for Michigan Tax Tribunal Court cases
  • Complex accounting for property tax adjustments and distributions

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by personnel so classified.


Desired Behavioral Traits

  • Organized, positive attitude, good customer service, team player, able to multi-task

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities

  • Proficiency in Excel, Word and Publisher
  • Excellent analytical, audit and investigative skills


  • Associate’s degree in accounting, finance or other relevant degree plan required. Bachelor’s preferred


  • Five years financial experience required


Emmet County, Michigan
200 Division Street, Petoskey MI 49770
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