Job Opening: Town Treasurer

The Town of Chester MA is seeking qualified applicants for the position of part-time Treasurer.

Position Summary: The Town Treasurer maintains custody of all town funds (which includes a municipal water dept and electric company). Responsibilities include the Towns’ investment, cash management, debt service management, tax title management, issuance of bonds and administration of payroll including benefits and related personnel requirements.

Qualifications include working knowledge of municipal procedures relevant to the position and experience in finance. Bachelor’s degree in finance or accounts and three years of experience in the field or equivalent combination of education and experience preferred. Individual must be bondable. Individual must be willing to obtain the Mass Treasurers Certification with in 5 years.

This is an appointed, salaried, non-benefited position, it is estimated the position will require 15-18 hours/per week, the hours are flexible. Applications accepted until position is filled. Please send resumes to Katherine Warden, Town Administrator, Chester Town Hall, 15 Middlefield Rd Chester MA 01011. Read the full job description here. EEO/AA