Website Christ our King Church

The Parish Accountant manages all financial aspects of the Parish and has a dual responsibility to both the Pastor and the Finance Committee. This position currently has a flexible 20 – 28 hour work week with the majority of work done on-site at the parish office.

 

Duties and Responsibilities include the following.  Other duties may be assigned.

  • Maintains accurate filing, record keeping, and reporting systems for all parish matters, including, but not limited to, accounts payable, payroll, accounts receivable, and investment funds.
  • Prepares month-end close, including bank and investment account reconciliations, analytical review of accounts, and adjusting journal entries to ensure the accuracy of the financial statements.
  • Monitors the collection, counting, recording, and depositing of parish revenues from all sources.
  • Maintains accurate parishioner contribution records and prepares year-end contribution letters.

 

Qualifications:

  • BS/BA in Accounting or Finance preferred
  • 5+ years of relevant experience in public or nonprofit accounting Strong attention to accuracy and detail
  • Ability to work in a team-based environment
  • Strong computer skills, including knowledge of accounting general ledger software
  • Ability to effectively organize and structure activities on a daily basis, prioritize and manage multiple tasks simultaneously and work to a deadline
  • Must have strong communication, leadership, organizational and analytical skills

To apply for this job email your details to DFISHER@charlestondiocese.org