Accounts Payable Clerk / Purchasing Specialist


Admin and Secretarial

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Salary Range

Up to USD18.4/hr

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Branch Information

Poughkeepsie, NY - (USA) US Route 9 NY Poughkeepsie , NY 12601



Job Description

Accounts Payable Clerk / Purchasing Specialist - Poughkeepsie


Maintain accounting records and internal controls, in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles and strict adherence to policy and procedures, specifically in regard to accounts receivable (i.e. billing, cash receipts, collections). Manage processing of purchasing and vendor payments, and maintains related system and vendor relationships. Provide overall assistance in the accounting department.

Enthusiastically supports, practices and communicates agency's mission and statement of values.

Our mission is to help families and individuals help themselves through direct services, collaboration, and advocacy.

Our Agency Values

Integrity - Being honest and trustworthy

Compassion - Extending empathy and understanding to others

Hope - Believing in the strength of the human spirit and heart, to emerge and thrive in the face of challenge

Diversity - Promoting a vision of community comprised of wide-ranging assets

Respect - Treating all individuals with dignity and without judgment

Community - Recognizing and reinforcing the importance of our world as being comprised of people of differing strengths and perspectives

Justice - Promoting social and economic equity and fairness

Quality - Striving for excellence in every aspect of our work



(A) A minimum of five year's of experience in accounts receivable and/or purchasing

Or: (B) A diploma from a community college (preferably in Accounting) or a

recognized business institute and two years of accounting experience

* Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills, the ability to work cooperatively, good time management and managing multiple priorities

Please call the Poughkeepsie Manpower office at 845-454-1950 for more information.