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Accounting Clerk

Department:   Operations Department


National Office

  • Enter all donated revenue to accounting software.
  • Maintain files of supporting accounting documentation.
  • Invoice earned income and follow up on collections.
  • Assist in the end of the month closing, account analysis and schedules as assigned.
  • Assist in the end of year closing, prepare audit schedules as assigned.
  • Other related tasks as assigned.

Chapter Network

  • Perform all bookkeeping for GLSEN’s 40 volunteer Chapters throughout the country.
  • Maintain all support documentation related to the Chapters finances
  • Provide fast and quality customer service on all accounting matters,
  • Other related tasks as assigned. 



  • Associate degree in accounting, three years of bookkeeping experience, or a combination of the two.
  • Previous experience in non-profit accounting preferred.
  • A demonstrated commitment to social justice
  • A desire to form real relationships with volunteers
  • Ability to be firm as well as patient
  • Exemplary attention to detail and organizational skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task and manage priorities and projects in a deadline-oriented environment.
  • Ability to maintain effective working relationships with the Accounting department team and other departments.
  • Strong computer skills (Excel, Word, accounting software)
  • Prior experience with Financial Edge and Raiser’s Edge is helpful


This position is located in GLSEN’s New York City headquarters. To apply, please submit your resume and letter of interest at:

 GLSEN is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We strongly encourage people of color, of diverse gender identities, women, and non-LGBTQ persons to apply.