Deputy County Appraiser

Employer: Cowley County 311 E 9th Winfield, KS 67156

Deputy County Appraiser Position:

Under the supervision of the County Appraiser, the Deputy County Appraiser is a exempt position performing supervisory and technical duties relating to the appraisal of real estate and personal property in Cowley County in compliance with Property Valuation Division guidelines and State Statutes. Duties of the Deputy County Appraiser center upon responsible technical work involving the gathering and analysis of pertinent real and tangible personal property data in order to estimate equitable and defensible property and land values for ad valorem taxation purposes. The employee in this position must have the ability to work independently and exercise initiative and good judgment. This person shall have a working knowledge of residential/commercial real estate, market modeling concepts, basic mapping, personal property, oil & gas assessment, and sales. The employee performs a variety of public relations duties with taxpayers and other county personnel.

Educational experience required includes High School diploma or equivalent. Candidate must also possess the RMA, CAE or RES designation and be on the county appraiser eligibility list. Position also includes Data Collection appraisal training and willingness to attend state approved education classes and appraisal seminars is required.  IAAO course 101, 102, 300, 400, personal property, Kansas Case Studies,  Kansas Property Tax Law, and IAAO Standards of Professional Practice or equivalent has to have been taken and passed or completed with passing grade within eighteen months.

For a complete job description please visit www.cowleycounty.org website.

Applications may be picked up in the County Administrator’s Office or to download a County application please visit our website at www.cowleycounty.org.  Please e-mail to kimel@cowleycounty.org or mail all applications by Monday April 29, 2019 to: Human Resources, Attn: Kristi Imel, 311 E. 9th Winfield, Kansas 67156. Cowley County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.