Deputy Tax Collector-Morganton

  • Deputy Tax Collector– Finance - The City of Morganton is seeking applicants for a Deputy Tax Collector. An employee in this class is responsible for administering the tax collection program; developing and implementing programs to collect delinquent taxes; coordinating tax listing with the county to produce tax bills, and handling more complex inquiries regarding taxes. Work requires use of independent judgement and initiative and considerable knowledge of state laws regarding ad valorem tax collections in North Carolina. Tact, courtesy, and diplomacy are required in the frequent public contact functions, especially in complaint resolution. A valid NC driver’s license and the ability to acquire the NC Deputy Tax Collector Certification is required. Associates’ degree in Business Management, Business Administration, or Accounting is also required. One (1) to four (4) years’ experience in tax billing and collections is preferred. Salary range is $36,938 - $55,407. Apply by 5:00 pm, Wednesday, February 28, 2018. Applications may be obtained online at or at the Human Resources Department, Morganton City Hall, 305 E. Union Street, Suite A-100, Morganton, NC. Phone (828) 438-5253 EOE