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Payroll Accountant
Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Newark Newark, NJ

Payroll Accountant

Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Newark
Newark, NJ
Expired: March 13, 2024 Applications are no longer accepted.
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Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Newark is currently seeking a Full Time Payroll Accountant for its Finance Department located in Newark, New Jersey.


  • Provides support to the payroll department and ensures the timely and accurate processing of payroll records by compiling, organizing, and entering data into the Agency Employee Information System.  
  • Responsible for the overall financial activities and a function of a major not-for-profit social service organization includes analytical review of general ledger accounts and preparation of financial statements in accordance with corporate policies and generally accepted accounting principles. 


  • Monday-Friday 8:30am-5:00pm


  • Strong analytical and communication skills
  • Excellent knowledge and proficiency in using Microsoft Office, including Excel
  • Ability to rapidly learn and use the Agency’s data financial system to ensure timely and accurate closings of the Agency’s financial system
  • Ability to work closely with program managers to ensure accurate reporting of transaction according to approved internal and government budgets



  • Bachelor’s Degree in accounting or a related field required

1 to 3 years of experience in finance, payroll or accounting is preferred but not required

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  • Please be advised that current employees applying to open positions within the Agency are required to fill out an Agency Internal Job Application Form which is available for download to all employees on HR's public folders in Outlook. Please forward the completed form to HR via email to the agency email address indicated at the end of the application form.



  • Catholic Charities as a ministry of the Archdiocese of Newark, participates in the Church’s social mission by recognizing the inherent dignity and worth of all people, especially the poor, marginalized, and vulnerable, and by responding to the corporeal and material needs of those it serves with sincere Christian compassion. The activities of Catholic Charities are inspired and governed by its faith in Jesus Christ, the examples of Sacred Scripture, and the continuing exposition of Catholic social teaching. Through these activities, Catholic Charities strives to assist individuals in need, strengthen families, and to have those it serves experience the redemptive power of God’s mercy.



  • CCAN offers a competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits package for employees. CCAN is an equal opportunity employer. M/F/D/V. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin/ancestry, citizenship status, disability, age, marital or family status, and military or veteran status.



Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Newark

Newark, NJ
07107 USA


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