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Accountant

Northland Church

Works closely with and supports the Finance team to execute all activities associated with  accounting and reporting for tithe & offerings, bank deposits, volunteer management, and any  other related duties.  

POSITION DETAILS:

  • Status: Full-time and/or Part-time (Non-Exempt)  
  • Number of positions: (2)  
  • Workplace options: 100% on-site  
  • Line of Accountability: Accounting Manager  

CHARACTER & CONVICTIONS:

  •  Love for God: Personal, vibrant and loving relationship with Jesus Christ. 
  • Substantive: Strong knowledge of scripture and theological grounding. 
  • Volunteer Leadership: Proven ability to recruit and encourage volunteer involvement,  development and empowerment.  
  • Team-Builder: Ability to organize, coach, encourage and continually evaluate the  efficiency, effectiveness and health of a collaborative artistic process.  
  • Winsome: Ability to work with and maintain positive relationships with those inside and  outside the church.  
  • Relationally Astute: Discernment in handling sensitive issues, managing conflict  biblically and maintaining confidentiality.  
  • Communication: Demonstration of high emotional intelligence and excellent  communication skills.  

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Strong Knowledge of accounting principles in a church (non-profit) environment.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Skillful in analyzing bank transactions in and creating required entries in accounting software to record appropriate bank and general ledger account.
  • Relationally astute to discern and handle sensitive issues, managing conflict biblically and maintaining confidentiality.
  • Communicate and assist givers as needed with requests and information. Communication skills (by email, telephone and personal/verbal) with givers, co-workers, and finance volunteers with a high degree of sensitivity and emotional maturity.
  • Accounting for monetary gifts (cash, checks, and online credit, debit, and and ACH giving).
  • Accounting transactions and reconciliations of accounts. Cash management for deposits to bank accounts.
  • Perform additional duties as assigned.


JOB REQUIREMENTS:


EXPERIENCE:  
5 years in office environment which included supervising others,  accounting duties and analysis, and spreadsheet creation and maintenance,  nonprofit experience preferred.  

EDUCATIONAL: Associates degree in accounting or business management or experience equivalent.  

LICENSES & CERTIFICATIONS: None

SYSTEM/SOFTWARE:

  • Experienced in use of Microsoft Office (Excel, Word).  
  • Experience with Check scanning programs.  
  • Experience with donation tracking software such as PushPay, Blackbaud Raisers  edge or equivalent, is preferred.  

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human.resources@northlandchurch.net
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