Property Specialist

POSITION: Property Specialist
SUPERVISOR: Treasurer/Chief Deputy
DEPARTMENT: Treasurer’s Office JOB CODE:
FLSA CLASSIFICATION: NON-Exempt
SALARY GRADE: NBU 7
RATE OF PAY: $21.31 – $22.60 or commensurate with experience within grade
DATE: 5/7/2024

Here at Emmet County, we are a diverse group of team members who possess a friendly disposition, attention to detail and an unwavering dedication to providing outstanding services to our constituents. Understanding that our team members are our most valuable asset, Emmet County is committed to providing the best experience and working environment any team member can imagine.

POSITION SUMMARY:
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.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Performs Land Bank support
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  • 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
  • Backs up the cashier/clerk position

DESIRED BEHAVIORAL TRAITS
Organized, positive attitude, good customer service, team player, able to multi-task

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES
Proficiency in excel, word processing and publisher. Excellent analytical, audit and investigative skills.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE
Associate’s degree in accounting, finance or other relevant degree plan required. Bachelor’s preferred. Five years financial experience required. Experience with Michigan property tax preferred.

CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSES REQUIRED
None

Emmet County, Michigan
200 Division Street, Petoskey MI 49770
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