Tax Assessor

Town Of Kearny   Kearny, NJ   Full-time     Accounting
Posted on January 18, 2023
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The Town of Kearny is seeking an individual to assume the full-time position of Tax Assessor to perform all duties and responsibilities as required by applicable statutes of the State of New Jersey and regulations of appropriate officials of the State of New Jersey and the County of Hudson.  The Kearny Tax Assessor shall hold a tax assessor certificate provided for in P.L.1967, c.44 (C. 54:1-35.25 et seq.) and will ensure that all properties in the Town of Kearny are assessed for the purpose of real property taxation.

The successful candidate shall attend Mayor and Council meetings and be proficient in the use of various related computer programs (MODIV, CAMA, etc.).  The ideal candidate shall be professional, team oriented, responsible, reliable and have a strong motivation to undertake challenging work.  Salary is negotiable and shall be commensurate with experience.


Application deadline is 2/28/23.

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The Town reserves the right to hire or contract with a qualified candidate or vendor before the application deadline.


To be eligible for employment with the Town of Kearny, the following residential preferences shall apply:

Residents of the Town of Kearny and the City of Newark

Hudson and Essex Counties

State of New Jersey

All job vacancies are advertised in the Sunday, Star Ledger, Saturday, Jersey Journal, the Kearny Observer and various unemployment offices, local community colleges and Urban Leagues.


Please note:

This Employer Participates in E-Verify.


We do not accept applications by email or fax

Resumes must include a completed employment application

Applications must be submitted prior to the posted deadline date

For proof or residency we also require that you provide copies of the first page (only) of your last three (3) 1040 tax returns with the financial data redacted

Government issued ID IE: NJ Drivers License, Passport etc…