The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith-based organization, has an opening for an Accountant II in the Finance Department located in Dallas, Texas.
Performs tax processing, accounting functions and reconciliations; reviews the systems established to ensure compliance with those policies, plans, procedures, laws and regulations; administers, organizes, and processes AP & AR transactions; serves as a liaison for other departments, service unit reps and/or other locations seeking information pertaining to financial activity; reviews the systems established to ensure compliance with those policies, plans, procedures, laws and regulations.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Knowledge of the practices and procedures of basic accounting, general business administration, and general office practices and procedures. Knowledge of IRS 1099 regulations, processes and deadlines Skill in daily application of practical accounting and bookkeeping. Skill in maintaining databases ensuring accuracy and completeness of data. Skill to apply analytical and problem-solving methods and to interpret and understand financial documents. Ability to build and maintain effective working relationships with Salvation Army officers and employees, and professionals in the community. Ability to apply attention to detail and to perform assigned work at a level of proficiency, maintaining high standards of productivity and accuracy. Ability to use judgment and initiative in planning, organizing, directing and performing the work of assigned areas of responsibility. Ability to maintain confidentiality of financial records. Ability to process financial documents in compliance with established policies and procedures. Ability to prepare and maintain reports in an accurate, complete, and timely manner. Ability to perform routine and complex mathematical computations in an accurate manner. Ability to present a positive and professional image of The Salvation Army. Ability to follow both verbal and written instructions.
Education and Experience
Associate’s degree from an accredited college or university in Accounting, Finance, or a related field, and Three years progressively responsible experience administering accounting and/or tax reporting functions for an organization and Microsoft Business Solutions (Great Plains) Experience, Advanced Excel Skills, and IRS tax knowledge (preferred) or any equivalent combination of training and experience, which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
Physical Requirements/Working Conditions
Ability to meet attendance requirements. Ability to type and perform data entry. Ability to perform mathematical calculations. Ability to operate various general office equipment including a telephone, typewriter, computer, fax machine and adding machine. Ability to concentrate and pay close attention to detail with constant breaks in concentration associated with answering phones, or speaking to persons requiring assistance. Ability to read, write, and communicate in the English language. Ability to communicate clearly both orally and in writing in an effective and professional manner including the providing of clear instructions to employees. Ability to work under the pressure of deadlines and time constraints. Ability to apply discretion and independent judgment and exercise confidentiality. Ability to conduct all duties in accordance with the ministry of the organization and its Christian principles; conducts all communications and job duties with the highest level of professionalism. Duties are usually performed seated. Sitting may be relieved by brief or occasional periods of standing or walking. Ability to travel when needed to accomplish assigned job duties. Limited amount of physical effort required associated with walking, standing, lifting and carrying light objects (less than 80 lbs.).
All employees recognize The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.
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This is a full-time hourly position.
Applicant submittal period 11/23/2022 – 11/25/2022.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
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We appreciate your interest in employment opportunities with The Salvation Army!
- Job Family TX-NON-EXEMPT
- Job Function Finance
- Pay Type Hourly
- 1221 River Bend Dr, Dallas, TX 75247, USA