Student Affairs

Assistant Director, Accounts Payable & Travel Services

SUNY Plattsburgh

Plattsburgh, NY United States

About The Position: Assisting the Director with oversight of the day-to-day operations, including the effective supervision of staff, this position will be responsible for abiding by and understanding the rules, regulations, and policies set forth by the Office of the State Comptroller, SUNY, and the campus administration. The ideal candidate will be a self-motivated, team-orientated individual who can be successful in a fast-paced environment. This position will have an emphasis on the oversight and management of the Regional Procurement Services Program, including employee travel reimbursements, as well as monitoring the payment process in Jaggaer and the New York State Financial Management System to ensure that payments are made as expected. Regional Procurement Services is made up of knowledgeable staff who supports the needs of the campus and provides exceptional service to help our customers fulfill their needs while ensuring a fair and competitive process. The Administration & Finance division provides essential services to our campus, local, state, federal and international customers. We are responsible for human, physical, financial and technical resources. As professionals, we navigate systems in a collaborative and sensitive way to assist the College in achieving its educational mission. As an institution that delivers challenging and high-quality educational experiences to a diverse group of learners, the successful candidate must demonstrate an understanding of and sensitivity to diversity, inclusion, and equity-minded policies, programs and practices.

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About Our University: SUNY Plattsburgh, home of the Cardinals, is part of the largest comprehensive university system in the United States. The university offers a diverse selection of more than 60 academic programs across three schools – Arts & Sciences, Business & Economics, and Education, Health & Human Services. Many of these programs are highly ranked and carry strong national and regional reputations that allow students to work with highly skilled faculty who prepare them to excel in their chosen fields and industries upon graduation. Our campus prioritizes enrollment growth and stabilization, student success, equity and inclusion, and engagement with our North Country region as our four pillars of success. And we are committed to providing each and every Cardinal student a high quality liberal arts education grounded in academic excellence and a well-rounded college experience.

SUNY Plattsburgh is a destination campus located in northern New York between the iconic Adirondack Mountains and Lake Champlain. The campus is a short walk from historic downtown Plattsburgh, New York, where area residents have access to a wide array of arts, food, and events throughout the year, and just over a 1 hour car ride from the cities of Burlington, Vermont, Montreal, Quebec, and Lake Placid, New York, which is best known by locals as a former site of the 1980 Winter Olympic Games.

SUNY Plattsburgh is an AA/EEO/ADA/VEVRAA employer committed to excellence through diversity and supporting an inclusive environment for all.


  • Start Date: No Start Date
  • Education: Bachelor's Degree Required
  • Work Experience: 0 - 2 years
  • Part/Full Time: Full-Time

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