Aug 21, 2019

Senior Financial Analyst/Specialist

  • JAARS, Inc.
  • Waxhaw, NC, USA
Full time Accounting Administrative Missionary Mission Jobs Nonprofit

Job Description

We are looking for people to serve as a Senior Financial Analyst; primarily performs financial planning, analysis and projections and makes resultant recommendations; analyzes financial status by collecting, monitoring, and studying data; forecasts expenditures to establish cost structures and determine capital budgeting for projects in support of senior leadership; leverage strong accounting and compliance backgrounds to explore historical financial data, predict future results and drive process and policy improvements.

  • For a full-time volunteer or a non-paid career staff who raises support.


  • Maintain consistency across various financial models including data related to key items in the income statement and balance sheet.
  • Maintain sophisticated queries. This requires extracting data as well as checking and reconciling output.
  • Prepare reports and projections based on analysis.
  • Gather and report performance metrics for the month.
  • Evaluate current capital expenditures and depreciation.
  • Demonstrate a deep and growing walk with the Lord Jesus that includes your personal growth and the ability to support others in their spiritual growth.
  • Embrace the vision, mission, and core values of JAARS, and help us live them effectively.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Auditing, Business Management Information Systems, Economics or related field.
  • Professional certification helpful.
  • MBA preferred.


  •  4+ years of experience in Finance, Accounting, Audit or Statistical Report and or sufficient experience to demonstrate competencies.
  • Experience supporting global organizations and teams.

It is recognized that the desired experience may have to be gained as on-the-job learning and from equivalent life experience.
JAARS is a 501(c)(3) non-profit Christian ministry headquartered on a beautiful 500+ acre campus just south of Charlotte, NC. Our campus includes extensive training facilities, an airport, office and commercial facilities, guest housing, food services, recreational areas, health clinic, on-site childcare, and youth and family ministry support for staff and partners.

We are pleased to have more than five hundred people serving on our campus. We partner closely with SIL International, the organizations of the Wycliffe Global Alliance and other organizations locally and globally.

JAARS vision is that people’s lives and communities are transformed as they experience God’s Word in their own language.

JAARS mission is to make Bible translation and language development possible, especially in the most remote and difficult places on earth. We do that by enabling locally appropriate and sustainable solutions in transportation, technology, media, and training.

JAARS Core Values

Together in Christ, we commit to:

  1. Seek God Above All       
  2. Serve in Love    
  3. Act with Integrity
  4. Steward God’s Resources with Courage
  5. Pursue Excellence
  6. Collaborate with Respect
  7. Create a Culture of Innovation

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