City of New Bedford provided 27 years of public service experience for me..
Clerk/Sr. Account Clerk (Former Employee) – New Bedford, MA – April 24, 2017
Typical day at work was processing payroll meeting all deadlines. Managed department accounts payable/receivable with department expenses/revolving accounts. Worked in excel spread sheets logging all expenses/credits, journal entries, worked with year end close out of books, etc. Effectively processed purchase orders, efficiently expedited invoices for payments to vendors. Prepared department/grant with budgets, Assisted with resolving accounting issues, and submitted accurate reconciliations. Communicating with various inter-departments, including superintendents office, consultants contracts, and out side vendors ordering services or supplies. Serving the general public with resources as needed. I also accurately processed and managed various state and federal funded grant accounts. Performed all clerical and secretary duties.
I learned how to be work together as a team, not allowing personalities get in the way of my responsibilities. Most importantly was to proudly and professionally serve the City of New Bedford and the general public.
The hardest part of the job was to receive information/paperwork from other department staff needed to move forward with the matter at hand.
The most enjoyable part of my job was accomplishing my day to day tasks effectively and efficiently at the end of each day. Thus, making my boss happy with my work performance.
Stability employment, reasonable health insurance, Enjoyed my work.
No opportunity for growth.