• Full Time
  • Bronx


BronxWorks helps individuals and families improve their economic and social well-being. From toddlers to seniors, we feed, shelter, teach, and support our neighbors to build a stronger community. In all aspects of our work, we strive for the highest ethical and performance standards and is guided by the belief that people are to be treated with dignity and respect regardless of their present situation or past experiences. We have 37 locations throughout the borough providing a variety of programs that offer assistance in the areas of family, children and youth support, educational services, elder care, homelessness, mental health and workforce development. We are an employer of choice for anyone interested in a meaningful career in the social services field.

BronxWorks is hiring an Accounts Payable Accountant for the Fiscal Department.


Receive and review invoices together with purchase orders, packing list and other items.
Review and if necessary, correct coding and information on purchase orders, payment authorization or check request that have been approved by appropriate staff with approval authority.
Prepare Payment Authorization Form for invoices and to get the required signature from Grants & Contract staff.
Send invoices to different programs to prepare Payment Authorization Form.
Enter invoices into the Fund EZ on a regular basis
Process payment request and invoices requested by Supervisor as needed.
Submit requests missing invoices, packing slip, W-9 forms from Vendors.
Print checks for vendors weekly and as needed.
Register checks to chase bank via positive pay, stop payment with the bank when required.
Send invoices to agency programs to approve and prepare request for payment.
Assist with payroll checks distribution, as needed.
Assist with audits by funders and for year-end financial statements.
Make bank deposits and go to post office as needed.
Perform additional duties as assigned by manager.

High School diploma.
A minimum of 2 – 3 years of accounts payable experience.
Strong oral and written communication, time management and organizational skills are necessary.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite and other standard business technology is required.

Ability to use a computer for prolonged periods.
Ability to occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds.
Ability to stand, walk, or sit for long periods of time.
Ability to climb five flights of stairs, if required to conduct home visits and/or fieldwork.
Ability to bend and retrieve objects and/or documents.
Ability to travel in the boroughs of New York City and its adjacent counties via public transportation.
Ability to travel for a minimum of 1 mile within a reasonable amount of time and in all types of weather, including inclement weather, if required to conduct home visits and/or field work.
Advanced-level professional competency in written and spoken English language is required. Authorization to work in the United States for any employer is mandatory.


BronxWorks offers a variety of benefits to full-time salaried employees as well as part-time salaried employees who work at least 20 hours per week year-round.

Generous paid time off for personal, vacation, parental, and medical leave
12 paid holidays.
Comprehensive medical, and life insurance coverage care for employees and their families, at little or no cost to employees.
A pension plan that is 100% employer paid
Two tax deferred annuity plans and employee assistance in maximizing the pension plan and tax deferred annuity plans to prepare for retirement.
TransitChek – Employees may use TransitChek to have money taken out of their pretax salaries to pay for their public transportation commute.
Free and confidential assessment, counseling, and referral service, to assist employees and their families with a wide range of personal problems.
ADDITIONALLY, BronxWorks offers:

A comprehensive monthly training calendar
Access to some scholarship opportunities
Non-financial support and internship opportunities for employees who return to school, particularly for their Master of Social Work degrees
BronxWorks seeks to build an inclusive organization grounded in respect for differences. We support all aspects of diversity, and in accordance with federal, state and local laws, does not discriminate unlawfully against employees and applicants for employment on the basis of age, color, creed, disability, marital status, military status, national origin (including ancestry), predisposing genetic characteristic, race, sex, gender, actual or perceived sexual orientation (including actual or perceived heterosexuality, homosexuality, bisexuality and asexuality), status as a victim of domestic violence, or any other characteristic protected by law. This commitment applies to all terms, conditions and privileges of employment, including but not limited to recruitment, hiring, compensation, training and employee development, placement, promotion, demotion, upgrading, downgrading, transfer, layoff and termination.

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