Part Time

Accounting Clerk

Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven 360 Amity Road, Woodbridge CT



The accounting clerk is primarily responsible for timely and accurate accounts payable function of the organization as well as support to the overall finance department.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Accounts payable responsibilities and vendor relations including maintaining organized AP and vendor files
  • Assist Staff Accountant in the processing of daily cash receipts, verifying accuracy and posting to general ledger
  • Reconcile multiple bank statements to QuickBooks on a weekly basis
  • Assist the Staff Accountant with recording and reconciling various petty cash accounts on a weekly basis
  • Assist with daily bookkeeping tasks for multiple entities
  • Ensure financial records are maintained in compliance with accepted policies and procedures
  • Ensure accurate and timely monthly, quarterly and year end closes under the supervision of the Controller
  • Establish and monitor the implementation and maintenance of accounting control procedures under the supervision of the Controller
  • Resolve accounting discrepancies and irregularities
  • Support project work as required by Controller
  • Other duties as assigned by the Controller

The Jewish Community Center/Jewish Federation is a non-denominational, EEO/AA employer. We encourage individuals of all faiths and backgrounds to apply.


No recruiters please.