Norcross - GA Full Time 2 months ago

The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith-based organization, has a job opening for an Accounting Clerk II for the Divisional Finance Team for Georgia Divisional Headquarters, located in Norcross, Georgia.

Job Summary

Performs advanced and complex clerical accounting/financial functions under limited supervision including record keeping and reporting for a multitude of accounts; sets-up account payable accounts and processes all payment requests in compliance with tight deadlines, budget constraints and established guidelines; serves as liaison to the operation units or outside contacts on a daily basis in order to provide timely information regarding the status of accounts and payment requests.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge of the practices and procedures of advanced accounting and/or bookkeeping work; Knowledge of project management skills necessary to track activity of a multitude of accounts and ensure compliance with approved guidelines and deadlines for the same; Knowledge of general office practices and procedures; Ability to monitor account activity and ensure compliance with a multitude of guidelines and budget constraints; Ability to review check requests and supporting documents to determine compliance with established guidelines; Ability to research account discrepancies and/or inquiries and provide accurate and complete information; Ability to perform complex account reconciliations to ensure that accounts balance; Ability to process financial documents quickly and with independent thought to meet tight deadlines; Ability to accurately and completely communicate the status of accounts to the divisions by telephone or mail in a courteous and timely manner; Ability to read, write and communicate the English language; Ability to type and keypunch information into a computer; Ability to perform mathematical calculations; Ability to sort and file documents alphabetically and numerically

Education and Experience:

High School Diploma or G.E.D, five (5) years progressively responsible accounting and/or bookkeeping work with limited supervision, any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.

Licenses and Certifications

None

Physical Requirements and Working Conditions

Ability to meet attendance requirements; Duties are usually performed seated. Sitting may be relieved by brief or occasional periods of standing or walking; Limited amount of physical effort required associated with walking, standing, lifting and carrying light objects (less than 25 lbs.) 5-10% of work time.

Additional Information

All employees recognize that 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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  • Application Submittal Period: 07/23/2022 – 07/26/2022

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.

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