The City of Clarksdale, MS (pop. 17,962) is seeking a highly visible, full time Receptionist to handle front office reception including greeting visitors and dealing with inquiries on the phone and face to face, under the direction of the Mayor.  The position requires experience with and knowledge of clerical procedures, computers and relevant software applications, knowledge of customer service, ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with elected officials, department heads, co-workers, subordinates, peers, supervisors and employee of other departments.  The City offers a competitive benefit package with a hourly rate of $12.00, a detail job description is attached.  Resumes/applications will be received no later than 4:00 p.m. on October 5, 2018.  Please direct a cover letter, resume/application and references to: Cathy Clark, City Clerk, City of Clarksdale, P O Box 940, Clarksdale, MS  38614 or email