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Principal Accounting Clerk

Job ID: 34909
Department: Treasury
Location: 4 World Trade Center

Bulletin Information

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey is a bi-state public agency operating some of the busiest and most important transportation links in the New York / New Jersey region including The Port Authority Trans Hudson Corporation (PATH), the primary transit link between Manhattan and New Jersey communities and suburban commuter railroads.

Additional Information:

  • This position is located at 4 World Trade Center, New York, NY.
  • This is a position is represented by the CWA Local 1032 Union.


The selected candidate will be responsible for, but not limited to, the collection activity of approximately 600 accounts; extensive contact with external customers and internal business partners, both in person and over the phone, to obtain payment; respond to inquiries from customers and tenants to discuss issues related to monthly statements and invoices received.  Provide other office support and special projects as required.


Candidates must present the following qualifications to be considered eligible for this position:

  • Must have a Bachelor’s degree with a major in accounting or finance.


The ideal candidate will present the following qualifications profile:

  • Excellent oral communication, written and interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to work within a team environment.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience using PC applications and spreadsheets.

How To Apply

Interested candidates should apply to this job by clicking on the Apply Now button and submitting a combined cover letter and resume.

Only applicants under consideration will be contacted.

About The Port Authority

Founded in 1921, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey builds, operates, and maintains many of the most important transportation and trade infrastructure assets in the country. The agency's network of aviation, ground, rail, and seaport facilities is among the busiest in the country, supports more than 550,000 regional jobs, and generates more than $23 billion in annual wages and $80 billion in annual economic activity. The Port Authority also owns and manages the 16-acre World Trade Center site, where the 1,776-foot-tall One World Trade Center is now the tallest skyscraper in the Western Hemisphere.


The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey/Port Authority Trans-Hudson (PATH) is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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