Deputy Assessor

Deputy Assessor

San Jose, CA

Posted: 06.17.2021

Job title: Deputy Assessor
Company Name: County of Santa Clara
Location: San Jose, CA
Type of Job: Regular Position
Phone: 408-315-9559

Under administrative direction of the Assessor, directs, organizes and performs complex, technical planning and coordination of high-level activities and functions that assist in the formulation of assessment practices, office policies, legislative and strategic governmental and public information policies and programs that serve to create innovative solutions affecting the Assessor’s Office.

Serves as the Assessor’s Legislative & Policy Lead and Public Information Officer.

Final Filing Date: Friday, July 23, 2021.  The recruitment may be extended or closed as early as 10 days after issue date.  You are encouraged to apply as soon as possible and to monitor this site for updated closing information.

This recruitment requires the submission of an online application.  No paper applications will be accepted.  Applicants must apply online at

Employment Standards: Considerable training, education and experience which would demonstrate the ability to perform the above tasks and possession of the following knowledge and abilities.

Experience Note: The required knowledge and abilities required to perform this function would typically be acquired through education and experience equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree with major course work in Public or Business Administration, Business Management, Political Science or a related field, and five (5) years recent experience that has provided progressively responsible administrative or managerial oversight within a public tax component. Assessor’s Office or assessment experience is desirable, but not required.  Technical knowledge within the following areas is also helpful: tax policy, real estate and property valuation, and legislation background.