Job Details

Property Assessment Systems Specialist

This position is located in Nashville, Tennessee.

About Our Office

The Office of the Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury is responsible for the audit of state and local governmental entities and participates in the general financial and administrative management and oversight of state government. The Office is led by Comptroller Justin P. Wilson, a constitutional officer who is elected by the Tennessee General Assembly. 

In the Comptroller’s Office, we strive to deliver on our mission to make government work better. We believe our success as an office depends on finding opportunities for employees to accomplish our office’s goals and answer challenges to make things better. 

We want every member of our team to be excited to come to work every day and be challenged. Through dedicated hard work and commitment, every Comptroller’s Office employee accepts personal responsibility to accomplish our mission and uphold it. 

Position

The Division of Property Assessments provides assistance, expertise, and oversight to the state’s property assessors and ensures effective administration of Tennessee’s property tax. The division also assists in reappraisal programs, provides technological services and administers the Tax Relief Program.  This position will work with management, staff, other state entities, and local governments to provide support in the coordination and operation of division activities. 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the competency, knowledge, skill, and / or ability required with or without reasonable accommodation.

To qualify for consideration, an applicant should have graduated from an accredited college or university with a bachelor's degree.   

  • Two (2) years of relevant experience is preferred. 
  • A successful employee in this role should have the ability to develop strong relationships and maintain credibility with local government officials, coworkers, and other stakeholders.
  • Applicants should be detail-oriented, have strong organization skills and be comfortable working with a variety of organizational levels.
  • Candidates should be able to perform well in a modern office environment.
  • Applicants should have familiarity with programs used for data analysis including Excel, Access, and/ or SQL.

Major responsibilities for this position will include:

  • Process cyclical jobs involving large amounts of data, i.e. tax notices.
  • Troubleshoot issues and recommend data driven solutions.
  • Support users on statewide Computer Assisted Mass Appraisal (CAMA) system.
  • Assist with implementation and support of CAMA initiatives.
  • Provide excellent customer service.
  • Perform other duties as assigned. 

Compensation

The Comptroller’s Office offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package that includes twelve days each of annual leave and sick leave, insurance plans, retirement plan, 401(k), college fee waivers, and much more.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Pursuant to the Comptroller of the Treasury’s Workplace Discrimination and Harassment policy, the Office is firmly committed to the principle of fair and equal employment opportunities for its citizens and strives to protect the rights and opportunities of all people to seek, obtain, and hold employment without being subjected to illegal discrimination and harassment in the workplace.  It is the Comptroller’s policy to provide an environment free of discrimination and harassment of an individual because of that person’s race, color, national origin, age (40 and over), sex, pregnancy, religion, creed, disability, veteran’s status or any other category protected by state and/or federal civil rights laws.