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Job Opening Information CHIEF PAYROLL CLERK - ARNOLD

Job Number
22 MSC 20

Position Title
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School Related Personnel
Job Description

Full-time position (1.0 FTE), 8 hours per day, 12 months per year

  • Thorough knowledge of payroll procedures, terminology and policies;
  • Ability to discuss / meet with various District Administration, Staff and personnel, to answer payroll questions and routine requests for information;
  • Ability to read / interpret collective bargaining agreements;
  • Ability to exercise good judgement and integrity, demonstrate initiative and resourcefulness;
  • Instruct departmental employees in the specialized procedures of payroll;
  • Assigns and directs the workload of subordinates in the Central Business Office Payroll Department;
  • Perform other duties or projects as may be assigned from time to time


Civil Service Title
Job Qualifications

This is a competitive Civil Service position.  The selected candidate must be among the top three of the Chief Payroll Clerk Civil Service Certificate of Eligibles List, if not already a Chief Payroll Clerk.

  • Graduation from a regionally accredited college or university with an Associate’s Degree in Accounting, Business or related field and (2) years of full-time experience in Payroll, OR
  • Graduation from high school or possession of an equivalency diploma and four (4) years of experience in Payroll.


 SALARY:          Based on experience.  Plus comprehensive benefits package

Application Procedure

Please complete your file by submitting the following information:

*  Employment application

*  Letter of interest

*  Detailed résumé

*  Evidence of NYS certification, license or Registration Certificate (if applicable)

*  College undergraduate and graduate transcripts conferring degree

*  If no college education, furnish a copy of high school diploma or GED

*  One to three current, dated and signed letters of professional reference (must be less than 1 yr. old)

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