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Humanity is at the heart of everything we do.

Accountant/Payroll Specialist

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Fairmount Primary Care Center, 1412 Fairmount Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19130
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Humanity is at the heart of everything we do. 

- Medical, Vision, & Dental Insurance w/ HSA & FSA options
- 401k w/ Match
- Employer Paid Life Insurance
- Tuition Reimbursement   
- Generous Paid Time Off
- Room for growth and development 

Who we are: 

For over 55 years, Delaware Valley Community Health has been driven by our mission to serve the underserved population of Greater Philadelphia. We feel there is no greater cause than helping those in need, and we welcome all who share in our beliefs to consider joining us.  

At DVCH, there’s a lot of humanity in our workplace. We support each other in a friendly, dynamic, and diverse environment and treat each other like family. The work is often challenging but it’s always rewarding. 

We are committed to giving our people every opportunity to succeed.  We believe that investing in our employees is the right thing to do by providing quality benefits and continuous learning opportunities to enhance the professional and personal lives of our team members. If you are eager to realize your true potential while helping those in need, we invite you to explore a career with purpose, and join our family at Delaware Valley Community Health. 

What you will do: 

Delaware Valley Community Health (DVCH) is currently recruiting for a Staff Accountant/Payroll Specialist to join our team. Under the supervision of the Accountant Manager, the position is responsible for both bi-weekly payroll for 350+ organization, general ledger and account analysis; grant management; monthly departmental budget reviews; and assistance with annual budget preparation. Produces journal entries and assists with reports and analysis. Assist with analyzing payroll workflow and industry best practices and evaluating options for improvements. May require travel to other health centers for operational needs.

The ideal candidate will be a team player who is analytical, dependable, and efficient to ensure accurate and timely support to the CFO.


DVCH is committed to providing a safe and healthy work environment for our employees, patients, and visitors. In effort to achieve this goal, DVCH requires all employees, regardless of position, to be vaccinated for COVID-19. If an employee is unable receive the vaccine for medical or religious reasons, a vaccine exemption form must be completed and submitted to the Employee Health Department.  Medical exemptions will be reviewed and approved in coordination with the Chief Medical Officer and religious exemptions will be reviewed and approved in coordination with the Chief Human Resources Officer. 

DVCH is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBTQ+ employer. For more information about DVCH and its services, visit us online at 


  • 4-year degree in Accounting or Finance required; healthcare/grant management experience preferred.
  • Accounting experience preferred.
  • Experience in computerized payroll systems. (Paylocity experience is preferred.)
  • Sage 100 Accounting software experience. (F9 experience a plus.)
  • Knowledge of payroll taxes and W-2 processing preferred.
  • High level of proficiency in Excel to perform spreadsheet and financial analysis; Knowledge of V LOOKUP and pivot tables a plus.
  • Must be able to work independently with minimal guidance and collaborate as part of team.
  • Demonstrated strong analytical and project management skills.
  • Demonstrated attention to detail and meet deadlines.
  • Demonstrated initiative to identify and resolve issues.
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