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Job Opening Information Principal Account Clerk 12-12-19

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Position Start Date

Position Title
Principal Account Clerk 12-12-19
Required Application Type
School Related Personnel
Job Description

The Newburgh Enlarged City School District has an anticipated vacancy for a Principal Account Clerk

*Principal Account Clerk position is provisional and contingent upon passing the Civil Service Exam when issued. 

Job Qualifications

GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: The work involves responsibility for planning, assigning and supervising major account keeping activities. Work is performed under general supervision of the Assistant Superintendent of Finance and/or the Purchasing Agent. This position differs from that of Senior Account Clerk by the more difficult and complex nature of the assignments and the independence in carrying out the work. This position may lead and direct the work of subordinate clerical staff. Performs related work as required.


  1. Associate's Degree in Accounting, Business Administration, or closely related field and one year experience in maintaining financial accounts in a supervisory position; Or;
  2. Graduation from high school, or possession of a high school equivalency diploma, and three years of experience in maintaining financial accounts in a supervisory position; Or;
  3. An equivalent combination of training and experience as defined by the limits of A and B above.


Three years of permanent status with the Newburgh Enlarged City School District as a Senior Account Clerk.

A complete job description is on the District’s website under the ‘DISTRICT’ tab/Employment with the District.


Application Procedure

 Your application and resume will be reviewed by a group of stakeholders. If selected, you will be contacted via email of the date, time and place of the interview.

 Our district serves a very large population of diverse students. We offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package.

For a more in depth look at our district, please visit our website at Please also check out our Vision 2020: The Way Forward.

Vision: Through the work of all, we will achieve inclusive excellence.

Mission: Inspiring students to become tomorrow's leaders beyond Academy Field.

Thank you for your interest in the Newburgh Enlarged City School District.


The Newburgh Enlarged City School District does not discriminate on the basis of an individual's actual or perceived race, color, religion, creed, ethnicity, national origin, citizenship status, age, marital status, partnership status, disability, predisposing genetic characteristics, sexual orientation, gender (sex), military status, veteran status, domestic violence victim status or political affiliation, and additionally does not discriminate against students on the basis of weight, gender identity, gender expression, and religious practices or any other basis prohibited by New York State and/or federal non-discrimination laws in employment or its programs and activities. The District provides equal access to community and youth organizations. If one has questions or wants to make an inquiry regarding discrimination, including harassment, contact any one of the following: Mr. Michael McLymore, Mr. Danny Dottin  at 124 Grand St., Newburgh, NY 12550, telephone 845-563-3460, or email .

Job Category
Clerical Support
Job Location
District Wide

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