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Job Details: Business Office Clerk, Full-time

Job Title:

Business Office Clerk, Full-time


Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Start Date:

September 1, 2020



Job Summary:

Assist the Business Office with day to day operations


High School graduate or equivalent. Good customer service skills are required; must enjoy working with a variety of people. Must be organized and efficient. Familiarity with office machines and computer programs a plus. Banking experience or bilingual a plus.

Required: High School diploma
Preferred: Accounting or bookkeeping experience, Bachelor’s Degree


  • Weigh, meter, and deliver outgoing University mail.
  • Pick up and sort incoming mail and route to the proper person or departments. For invoices and statements, open mail to determine the correct person/department. Use purchase system to route mail to the right purchaser.
  • Send and receive faxes. Distribute incoming faxes to the correct department or person while maintaining confidentiality.
  • Reorder postage supplies needed with Director of Purchasing.
  • Pick up incoming mail at the Post Office each day at 10 am. Deliver outgoing mail to the Post Office each day at 3 pm, this would require the ability to lift more than 30 pounds.
  • Collect money to reimburse OPSU for all personal faxes.
  • Assist the Business Office in preparing the Daily Cash Deposit, complete system entries, scan claims, audit travel claims, assist in cashiering window, and process pre-employment packets.
  • Good communication skills a must.
  • Must have a strong work ethic and lead by example.
  • Must be a professional, credible and respected representative of the institution internally and in the community.
  • Demonstrated willingness and ability to act ethically and socially responsible.
  • Must be able to lift more than 50-lb. objects; frequent bending, stooping, and walking.
  • Can be exposed to a variety of weather conditions for periods of time.
  • Ability to communicate in a courteous manner
  • Other duties as assigned by Associate Vice President of Fiscal Affairs or designee.

The omission of specific statement of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to the position. 

Applicant Must Submit:

  • Letter of Application
  • Resume
  • Three References, current addresses and phone numbers
  • All College Transcripts (unofficial)
  • Completed Consent & Disclosure form for pre-employment background check (available here)

If you are applying for more than one position, please submit a separate application packet for each position, being sure that your cover letter addresses the specific requirements for the position for which you are applying. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

All OPSU applicants must also submit a completed Consent and Disclosure form for a pre-employment background check. Forms are available below.

OPSU is an AA/EE/E-Verify employer committed to diversity.

Oklahoma Panhandle State University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, and veterans status in its programs and services.

The following persons have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:

  • Rene Ramon, Section 504/ADA (disabilities),
    Office ML 107B, Telephone: 580.349.1556;
  • Dana Collins, Discrimination (race, color, national origin, age, and veterans status), Title IX (sex),
    Office: SL 125, Telephone: 580.349.1574.

For additional information and/or to respond, contact:

Oklahoma Panhandle State Univ.
Office of Human Resources
P. O. Box 430
Goodwell, OK 73939
Telephone: 580-349-2611
Fax: 580-349-2302
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OPSU Human Resources