Westmoreland County seeks tax office director job applicants

Westmoreland County is seeking a director for its tax office
Westmoreland County is seeking a director for its tax office | Westmoreland County

Westmoreland County is accepting applications for the position of tax office director.

Candidates should have a bachelor's degree in finance, accounting or a related field. Applicants should also have at least five years of tax experience and a “working knowledge” of real estate, assessments and tax law, or a combination of education and experience. At least two years of management experience preferred.

As tax office director, the successful candidate will be expected to act as a liaison between the Tax Assessment Office and district tax collectors. The director also oversees all day-to-day operations of the office and tax claims bureau.

Additionally, the director also will be responsible for collecting delinquent taxes, as well as monitoring and distributing all taxes collected in the county, conducting tax sales and supplying real estate information to tax collectors.

The selected candidate will be required to move into Westmoreland County within 180 days after being hired if the candidate lives outside the county.

Resumes, a cover letter and salary requirements can be emailed to coleary@co.westmoreland.pa.us. Applications will not be considered without a salary requirement. Mailed applications can be sent to: Christine LeJeune O'Leary, Human Resource Manager, Westmoreland County, 2 N. Main St., Suite 108 Greensburg, PA 15601.

The deadline to apply is Dec. 10.