Posting Dates: 04/22/2021 – 05/06/2021
Job Family: Finance & Accounting
Department: Finance and Records Department
Diversity of the Work
Finance employees receive, account for, monitor, and design internal controls to safeguard sacred funds (donated confidentially in obedience to God’s commandments) for the Church’s religious mission under the direction of senior ecclesiastical leaders. Coordinate and review the preparation and analysis of consolidated department budgets and financial statements, prepare management reports, help train personnel as assigned in financial principles and department procedures, prepare polices and procedures impacting the entire department, and perform and coordinate the performance of internal control reviews and some accounting functions.
Analysis of daily cash flow and preparation of a daily cash forecast. Monitor bank account balances and interface with bank, financial services providers and investment personnel. Supervise the daily securities settlements and interface portfolio managers, brokers, and custodian banks. Oversee donations made to Church headquarters including donations of in-kind securities. The position requires an attention to details and the ability to meet strict deadlines. Experience and the ability to orchestrate process improvement. Prepare management reports and matrix. Customers, including donors, Priesthood Leaders, division directors, investment personnel, operational and financial management and supervisors. Perform technical projects with minimum supervision. Be a project manager or team member for technical projects. Administer and control large operational databases. Prepare special studies dealing with financial trends. Design, develop and implement management information systems.
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting (or Finance or Business Management) is required. CMA, CPA or MBA preferred.
Eight to ten years of relevant experience in accounting, auditing, business management, banking, securitiies or equivalent.
Knowledge of cash management, custody and donations would be helpful.
Attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines is a must.
Demonstrate understanding of accounting principles and Church accounting systems.
Must operate a personal computer and have knowledge of word processing, spreadsheet; in particular, Excel and Microsoft Word.
Must be able to learn new software.
This position usually reports to a Finance Manager or Controller.
This is the most senior skill level without direct supervisory responsibility.
Must be a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and currently temple worthy.
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