Missouri Professional Services Jobs

Jobs.mo.gov mobile logo

Job Information

The Salvation Army - Metro Division Part-Time Accounting Clerk - Kansas City, Missouri in Kansas City, Missouri

Overview

SUMMARY

Assists the bookkeeper/accountant in obtaining financial data for use in maintaining accounting records

Responsibilities

ESSENTIAL DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist the bookkeeper with bookkeeping responsibilities, including, but not limited to:

  • Preparation of daily, weekly and monthly reports

  • Preparation of the weekly gratuities

  • Maintain the petty cash fund

  • Proof store deposits and maintain current record of income

  • Special reports as requested by bookkeeper/accountant and Administrator

  • Responsibilities of bookkeeper during vacation or illness of bookkeeper.

  • Support the mission statement of The Salvation Army

OTHER DUTIES: Other duties as assigned by the accountant/bookkeeper and/or Administrator

Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience

High school graduate with training in bookkeeping and at least six months related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Language Skills

Ability to read and interpret documents such as procedure manuals, invoices, operating instructions, etc. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to communicate with individual beneficiaries, employees, and vendors.

Reasoning Ability

Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral or schedule form.

Clerical/Mathematics Skills

Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, proportions, and percentages.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly required to sit and use hands to finger or handle. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work environment for this position is an office environment with quiet noise levels.

THE MISSION OF THE SALVATION ARMY ADULT REHABILITATION CENTER

The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian church.

Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.

Job LocationsUS-MO-Kansas City

Job ID2020-14330

of Openings1

CategoryFinance

TypeRegular Part-Time

DirectEmployers