Town of Peterborough
Deputy Town Clerk
The Town of Peterborough is accepting resumes for the position of Deputy Town Clerk. The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting the Town Clerk in the collection and documentation of all municipal transactions including, but not limited to, the registration of motor vehicles, dog licenses, vital records including issuing marriage licenses, and assisting with elections in accordance with state and local laws.
The successful candidate must be a resident and registered voter of the Town of Peterborough. They shall possess excellent organizational skills, knowledge of basic accounting principles and procedures, and knowledge of computers and modern office procedures and equipment. The ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with the general public is essential. Excellent customer service skills, strong math skills, attention to detail and the ability to maintain confidentiality required.
Minimum qualifications: a high school diploma or equivalent, knowledge of accounting principles and numbers aptitude, must possess a thorough knowledge of office procedures and computer skills including Windows and Microsoft Office, and have the ability to obtain Municipal Agent and Boat Agent certifications within 6 months. Prior experience working with the public plus general clerical, cash handling and reconciliation duties are a must. Knowledge of NH statutes and laws a plus.
The position is Full-Time (Mo-Tu-W-Fr, 8:30am-4:30pm and Th, 11am-7pm), offers a competitive benefits package including paid vacation, sick and personal leave, and a starting salary of $15.74/hour.
To apply for this position, please send your resume along with a cover letter by August 23, 2019 to Linda Guyette, Town Clerk, 1 Grove Street, Peterborough, NH 03458. Electronic submissions may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Town of Peterborough is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Location/Region: Peterborough, NH (03458)