Trinity Christian College seeks a part-time Accounting Assistant for the Business Office. This is a 20-hour a week position. The Accounting Assistant performs accounting and general ledger maintenance, account reconciliation, especially bank accounts, Excel spreadsheet work, and assists with reporting duties.
The essential duties and responsibilities of this position include but are not limited to the following:
Prepare monthly accounting entries and adjustments
Prepare bank and general ledger account reconciliations
Data entry of transactions
Assist where needed and when assigned elsewhere in the business office
Prepare monthly sales tax reports
Run queries and financial reports
A high school diploma or General Education Degree (GED) is required as well as one or more years of relevant experience and/or training in basic accounting or related field.
Other qualifications include:
Professional expertise and integrity
Excellent computer and organizational skills
Excellent interpersonal skills
Related experience preferred
Flexibility and ability to adapt in a dynamic environment
Proficiency with MS EXCEL products
Proficiency with MS WORD products
Ability to learn and use Blackbaud Financial Edge database software
Ability to learn and use other Microsoft products
Trinity Christian College seeks candidates that have a personal faith and commitment to Jesus Christ, and a sincere allegiance to the mission of the college.
Applicants should be prepared to upload the following during the online application process:
A brief cover letter
A written statement that describes his/her Christian faith commitment and how it is expressed through involvement with the body of Christ and participation in a local church
Trinity Christian College is a four-year liberal arts college located in Palos Heights, Illinois, a suburb twenty miles southwest of Chicago. Since its founding in 1959, Trinity has provided its students with an excellent Christian higher education in the Reformed tradition. The College enrollment in the traditional program is about 1,000 with a vibrant residential program. We offer majors in the arts, humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences, as well as professional programs in accounting and business administration, nursing, education, computer science, criminal justice, and exercise science. Trinity also offers master’s programs in counseling psychology and special education as well as degree completion programs in education, business, and psychology. Trinity Christian College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. Trinity is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from diverse candidates.