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Lead Accountant

Northwest Bible Church Dallas, TX

  • Expired: March 03, 2021. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Details
Job Location:    Northwest Bible Church - Dallas, TX
Position Type:    Full Time
Salary Range:    Undisclosed
Description

Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM


 

Responsibilities:

  • Support the financial operations of the Church, serving where needed to ensure internal control, quality, and proper reporting.  Responsibilities include general ledger accounting, contributions review and reconciliation, distribution of  contribution statements; processing calendar year-end 1099 and 1096 reports; maintain funds and sub-funds in Fellowship One; review and post credit card expenses; respond to financial inquiries; complete non-cash donation processing, accounts payable posting, posting of staff expense reimbursements, preparation of journal entries, monthly and fiscal year-end close process, prepare bank reconciliations, payroll posting, bank account and cash management, sign checks and execute ACH transfers; fixed asset processing and reporting, restricted funds management, and monthly leadership reporting.
  • Assist with the annual budget development process.
  • Review and approve journal entries and proof lists for check processing.
  • Demonstrate servant leadership in solving problems when they occur. Collaborate with individual staff members to discuss financial questions and offer solutions.  Provide information to staff and leadership as needed.
  • Perform special financial projects, reports, and requests as requested.
  • Attend department meetings, staff lunches and other events as a member of the Church professional staff.
Qualifications

Requirements:

As a religious organization, all employees must affirm and adhere to the Church’s Doctrinal Statement of Faith and Statement on Marriage and Human Sexuality based upon its sincerely held religious beliefs, to qualify for involvement with the ministry. This is necessary to accomplish the Church’s religious mission, goals, and purpose.


  • Growing relationship with Jesus Christ as Savior and as Lord.
  • BS degree in Accounting or equivalent.
  • Proven knowledge of bookkeeping and accounting principles, practices, standards, laws and regulations.
  • Ten years of progressive accounting experience, including general ledger, accounts payable, and cash receipt and reconciliation. Non-profit fund accounting principles and procedures experience preferred.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel, accounting software and databases.
  • Ability to manipulate and analyze large amounts of data.
  • Strong organizational skills, attention to detail, and the ability to maintain accurate records.
  • Ability to exercise initiative, discretion, and sound judgment under varying conditions.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both written and verbally in English.
Qualifications:

Requirements:

As a religious organization, all employees must affirm and adhere to the Church’s Doctrinal Statement of Faith and Statement on Marriage and Human Sexuality based upon its sincerely held religious beliefs, to qualify for involvement with the ministry. This is necessary to accomplish the Church’s religious mission, goals, and purpose.


  • Growing relationship with Jesus Christ as Savior and as Lord.
  • BS degree in Accounting or equivalent.
  • Proven knowledge of bookkeeping and accounting principles, practices, standards, laws and regulations.
  • Ten years of progressive accounting experience, including general ledger, accounts payable, and cash receipt and reconciliation. Non-profit fund accounting principles and procedures experience preferred.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel, accounting software and databases.
  • Ability to manipulate and analyze large amounts of data.
  • Strong organizational skills, attention to detail, and the ability to maintain accurate records.
  • Ability to exercise initiative, discretion, and sound judgment under varying conditions.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both written and verbally in English.
Employment Type: OTHER

Northwest Bible Church

Address

Dallas, TX
75225 USA

Industry

Finance and Insurance

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