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Position Summary: Wilkinson County, Georgia is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Chief Tax Appraiser. The Chief Tax Appraiser is a highly responsible position that will be involved in overseeing the daily operations of the Tax Assessor’s Office. The Chief Tax Appraiser will develop and implement policies and procedures for the assessing and appraising of all real and personal property within Wilkinson County and will manage the preparation of the annual county tax digest.
Community Overview: Wilkinson County is a rural community in Middle Georgia, located approximately 30 miles east of Macon. The county’s population, as of the 2019 American Community Survey is 8,954. The most recent Net M&O Digest for the county is $335,549,619. The County Seat is Irwinton, Georgia, one of seven municipalities within the county. Wilkinson County has abundant natural beauty from the banks of the Oconee River to the picturesque forests of Georgia’s Fall Line. The mining and processing of kaolin clay has historically been the county’s largest industry.
Minimum Qualifications: Knowledge and level of competency commonly associated with either a four-year college degree in a related field or with eight or more years of experience in the field. The incumbent should also obtain or be able to obtain an Appraiser IV certification as designated by the Georgia Department of Revenue. Sufficient experience is required to enable the individual to understand the diverse objectives and functions of the subunits in the department to direct and coordinate work within the department.
Compensation: Competitive salary and benefits package dependent on qualifications.
To Apply: Wilkinson County has requested the assistance of the Middle Georgia Regional Commission for the recruitment and initial screening of applicants. Please send letter of interest, resume (including a detailed work history), and three professional references to:
Middle Georgia Regional Commission
Attn: Greg Boike
175 Emery Highway, Suite C
Macon, GA 31217
This employment opportunity will remain open until filled. The successful candidate may be subject to a drug screening and background check. Questions and inquiries should be directed to Greg Boike, Middle Georgia Regional Commission at firstname.lastname@example.org or via phone at 478-722-6945.
Wilkinson County is an equal opportunity employer.