Great Plains Conference looking for accountant

7/20/2018

Great Plains Conference has an exciting opportunity in our Finance Department. We are looking for an accountant to work in our Finance Department supporting our conference, Campus Ministries staff and other constituents in financial matters. You must be detail-oriented, dependable, a team player, and a self-starter. This position requires good communication skills, both verbal and written, having the ability to communicate effectively with diverse groups of people when completing work assignments. 

You will be expected to: maintain and review general ledger, oversee processing of campus ministry donations, student housing fees, etc., prepare vouchers and verify/approve payment authorized disbursements, process general ledger adjustments, prepare and/or review month-end and year-end reports, provide campus ministers/on-site treasurers with proper procedures in maintaining adequate controls of receipts, act as an advisor to site boards in formulating annual budgets, assist with payroll processing, assist controller with preparation of audit work-papers, perform other duties as assigned.

Basic Qualifications: (required)

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting
  • 3-5 years of experience working with tax background
  • experience with taxes
  • knowledgeable in Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • proficient in MS Word and Excel and Outlook
This is a full-time salaried position located in Topeka, KS. Please send cover letter and resume to: nbuesing@greatplainsumc.org