Finance Clerk

The Milford Finance Department is seeking a self-motivated, detail-oriented individual to fill the position of Finance Clerk.  This is a full-time position, Grade 12, with the Town of Milford with a wage range of $15.01 - $24.10.  The starting wage is normally not to exceed $19.00/hour depending on experience and qualifications.

The successful candidate will be adept at computer accounting systems in the area of accounts payable.  Duties of this position include, but are not limited to, performing invoice auditing to ensure all requirements have been met; coding and calculating multi-departmental invoices for authorization and payment; entering invoice information into automated system; handling vendor inquiries and resolving issues; preparing weekly checks and check registers; preparing related reports; maintaining accurate and up-to-date accounts payable files; processing cash receipts; serves as back up to Tax Collector; performs monthly bank reconciliations; assisting Town auditors, etc.   A full job description is located on the Town’s website

Requirements for the position include an Associate’s Degree plus 1 to 2 years of related work experience in a bookkeeping/accounting/office environment.   The successful candidate must be skillful in making arithmetical calculations rapidly and accurately and must possess good communication and organizational skills and be receptive to adapting to new concepts and procedures.  Must possess knowledge of Microsoft Office Applications.  Knowledge of Munis a plus.

To Apply:

An Applicant Packet consists of a completed Town Employment Application, cover letter specifying salary requirements, resume and 2 written references.  Materials can be submitted via-

  2. Email
  3. Mailing applicant packet to Director of Human Resources, 1 Union Square, Milford, NH 03055-4240

Applications will be accepted through end of business (4:30pm) on Tuesday, October 22, 2019.

Incomplete applications/applicant packets will not receive further consideration.

The Town of Milford is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Town of Milford
Close Date: 
Tuesday, October 22, 2019