Aug 31, 2018

Senior Accountant

  • Gospel for Asia
  • Wills Point, TX, USA
Full time Accounting

Job Description

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Senior Accountant

Gospel for Asia is seeking a CPA with a desire to use their giftings and skills to impact people’s lives for the kingdom of God. We are in search of a senior level Accountant or Controller to help lead our Accounting Department, with significant responsibilities for the accounting, reporting and financial guidance of the ministry.

Gospel for Asia focuses on reaching people who have never heard the gospel with the love and message of Jesus Christ. Therefore, all candidates must have an active, personal, biblically-based walk with God and a desire to use their skills to make an eternal difference.

Job Type: Full-time, in Wills Point, Texas

Commensurate with experience, the ideal candidate will demonstrate:

  • A very strong working knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, including non-profit accounting, reporting and processes
  • A strong working knowledge of non-profit financial statements, journal entries, financial analysis and audit preparation
  • Ability to perform month-end closings and various types of reporting (financial and managerial)
  • Ability to analyze financial data and prepare financial reports, statements and projections
  • Ability to reconcile monthly gift reports and credit card statements
  • Adjust monthly the ministry’s investments to fair value for financial reporting purposes
  • Ongoing up-to-date understanding of industry regulations and changes to provide leadership with proactive alerts and solutions
  • A good knowledge of accounting systems, QuickBooks, MS Office, Excel and Word. Quick learner and strong in adapting to computer applications
  • Ability to find balanced solutions under competing constraints and work hard to meet deadlines
  • Possessing a strong prayer life, ministry mindset, professional interpersonal skills, adaptability and a proactive mindset
  • Able to work out of our US headquarters in Wills Point, Texas

Required Education:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Professional accreditation such as CPA or CMA; CPA preferred

Required Experience:

  • Accounting: 2+ years of non-profit accounting experience, 4+ years preferred
  • Candidates with 5+ years of accounting experience without non-profit experience will be considered if they are willing to learn non-profit aspects of accounting
  • Experience with non-profits who work internationally preferred, especially those who have a broad working knowledge of US and international laws relating non-profits
  • Management experienced preferred

Inquiries:

  • Send resumes to: Staff Recruitment, Gospel for Asia, 1116 St. Thomas Way, Wills Point, TX 75169, email staffinfo@gfa.org, or call (972) 300-3159.

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